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Old 03-28-2009, 09:05 PM   #10
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Default Re: Antarctica to Pyramids lights dim for Earth Hour

Originally Posted by beSteelmyheart View Post
Futile gesture or not, what's the big deal about saving an hour's worth of electricity? Whether global warming is a viable theory or not, what exactly is the harm in at least saving a little bit of money, or are we that spoiled & complacent that it's just too damned much for us to manage? Gimme a break, people.
That's just it - it wasn't about conserving energy at all. It was arranged as a "statement" against "climate change." In that context, it was a futile gesture.
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