Originally Posted by beSteelmyheart
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.