Republicans want to pay you not to breed

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    NYT Environment Reporter Floats Idea: Give Carbon Credits to Couples That Limit Themselves to One Child
    Monday, October 19, 2009
    By Edwin Mora

    "Washington (CNSNews.com) – Andrew Revkin, who reports on environmental issues for The New York Times, floated an idea last week for combating global warming: Give carbon credits to couples that limit themselves to having one child.

    Revkin later told CNSNews.com that he was not endorsing the idea, just trying to provoke some thinking on the topic."

    CNSNews.com - NYT Environment Reporter Floats Idea: Give Carbon Credits to Couples That Limit Themselves to One Child

    How very fascistic of you, Nazis!
     
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    Clearly, the Jews are to blame.
     
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    Who is on the Republican team that has been pushing "carbon credits"?
     
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    The reporter referenced in the OP is a registered republican. Or at least that's what my sources tell me.
     
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    So is Gore's team fence jumping?
     
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    I think you still owe us a Republican that agrees with your assumption. More importantly, a conservative Republican. Note bold highlighted sentence above.
     
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    Are you suggesting that ascribing this one guy's hairbrained idea to an entire political party is a bit of a stretch?
     
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    :rolleyes:

    you're a pisser
















    and then some
     
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    You did that in the title of your OP:confused:
     
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    he's responding to this

    http://www.usmessageboard.com/politics/92073-dems-will-pay-you-not-to-breed.html
     

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