April 22nd, 2008

me and my vulture

Reduced, Re-used...

And too tired to recycle a post.

Hey, guys, Happy Earth Day.

Now - we've overstayed our welcome.  The place is a mess, the oceans needs scrubbing, and our host is running out of food - let's get our rears in gear and start colonizing other planets.

Just a thought.

I was watching TV last night, and was impressed by the number of ads that now manage to work "green" into their pitch somehow.  I can't blame them for jumping on the "green" bandwagon - they have to keep people buying their products, even though eco-friendly policies frown on the mass accumulation of material goods.  

There's a strong irony in the possibility that if we really went green, we'd tank our economy, which is absolutely not geared towards the idea of "reduce, re-use, recycle".  


I'm heavily into "I'll sleep when I'm dead" territory - my current event list goes something like this:

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