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Fri Apr 6, 2012, 06:20 PM

British senior ordered to change doctor because of carbon footprint

Absolutely pathetic. I'd really like to know if they've done it for all their patients, or as the woman suspects, they're using GW as a convenient excuse to dump a patient who has caused trouble.

"Surgery bans elderly patient over her carbon footprint
An elderly woman was ordered to find a new GP because the “carbon footprint” of her two-mile round trips to the surgery where she had been treated for 30 years was too large..."

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/earthnews/9184693/Surgery-bans-elderly-patient-over-her-carbon-footprint.html

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OnlinePoker Apr 2012 OP
struggle4progress Apr 2012 #1
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Response to OnlinePoker (Original post)

Fri Apr 6, 2012, 06:23 PM

1. Yeah, well, it's a story from the Telegraph, which IMHO is rightwing agitprop

masquerading as news

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Response to OnlinePoker (Original post)

Fri Apr 6, 2012, 06:32 PM

2. The source (Telegraph) is highly suspect.

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Response to OnlinePoker (Original post)

Fri Apr 6, 2012, 09:37 PM

3. Why not just post from the Daily Mail or the Sun and have done with it?

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