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DissedByBush Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Dec-10-09 01:50 PM
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12. Logical fallacy of false dichotomy
There are more than two choices. Another is to adapt.

And this still assumes that the chicken littles are correct in thinking any change would be enough to even challenge our survival.

And we know the chicken littles are always right. Right?

Pick almost any dire prediction from Paul Ehrlich's "The Population Bomb" for reference.
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  -Climate Deal Likely to Bear Big Price Tag TomCADem  Dec-09-09 12:51 AM   #0 
  - Think of it as a work project.  tinrobot   Dec-09-09 12:57 AM   #1 
  - Nicely said  karynnj   Dec-10-09 02:09 PM   #14 
  - Not to mention that it will SAVE MONEY  lapfog_1   Dec-09-09 01:06 AM   #2 
  - True, They need a better title, as by their 4th paragraph it is really contradicted  karynnj   Dec-10-09 02:07 PM   #13 
  - If anyone thinks THAT'S expensive, try this:  DFW   Dec-09-09 01:46 AM   #3 
  - this planet will do quite nicely for the rest of my natural life.  dysfunctional press   Dec-09-09 02:10 AM   #4 
  - Exactly - It will cost trillions for civilization to survive  NecklyTyler   Dec-09-09 04:58 AM   #6 
     - Logical fallacy of false dichotomy  DissedByBush   Dec-10-09 01:50 PM   #12 
  - "complex new markets in global warming pollution credits"  Andronex   Dec-09-09 02:24 AM   #5 
     - errr? thanks for your contribution??  AusDem   Dec-09-09 06:06 AM   #7 
     - the point is it will cost consumers more, but will enrich the greedy bastards who are already  unabelladonna   Dec-09-09 07:51 AM   #8 
     - WWAGD?  DissedByBush   Dec-09-09 07:52 AM   #9 
     - solutions for global warming......  unabelladonna   Dec-09-09 09:27 AM   #10 
     - +1  swilton   Dec-09-09 09:35 AM   #11 

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