Guitar Frets: Environmental Enforcement Leaves Musicians in Fear

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  1. Dont Taz Me Bro
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    This is what people are talking about when they say radical environmentalism and the hand of government getting too heavy.

     
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    Well did they import "blood" wood?
     
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    OK - I am as opposed as the next guy to micro-managing environmental rules that are technical in nature and not worth having around. But the thread title here implies that guitar frets are being banned as environmentally unsafe - I picture a government goon grabbing Willie's guitar out of his hands onstage.

    The quote in the OP paints a significantly different picture, involving manufacturing procedures at a large plant.
     
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    No we dont have too big a Federal government and Nanny State.

    Nope

    Not at all

    The government keeps us safe
     
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    The government protecting us from the e-vil of RnR
     
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    They are being charged with smuggling, it appears.

    Why don't they buy their wood from an American tree farm?
     
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    :eusa_eh:I think the issue is harvesting supposedly scare resources and their being bought by Gibson and turned into geetars etc..
     
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    its not as good.
     
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    Read the OP, Frank. It is a bit more than you think.
     

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