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Shoe Horn Donating Member (54 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-07-11 01:16 PM
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14. And people wonder why the US won't join the Kyoto Protocol (etc)...
...our conservatives have a stranglehold on media and public opinion. On what info we're allowed to consider.
It's sad. Just watch Washington Journal and see how many christian 'prank' calls come in daily. Sheesh.

They're organized and very active in every single public forum, not just among their own.
Lech Walesa was once asked how Solidarity started. He answered, "By talking loud at the bus stops."

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  -Frozen Planet: controversial BBC climate change episode to air in America dipsydoodle  Dec-07-11 04:14 AM   #0 
  - It is about...  GTurck   Dec-07-11 04:40 AM   #1 
  - Funny we have to have our own "version" of the show...  Magoo48   Dec-07-11 05:33 AM   #2 
  - They just don't like a British narrator  muriel_volestrangler   Dec-07-11 06:44 AM   #3 
     - That's sad, I love Attenborough's voice.  Odin2005   Dec-07-11 07:38 AM   #5 
        - What is really ace  dipsydoodle   Dec-07-11 04:00 PM   #15 
        - I always liked how he sounds completely enthralled by *anything* he's talking about  Posteritatis   Dec-09-11 04:16 AM   #17 
  - I wonder if the BBC/Attenborough version is available for sale?  Dover   Dec-07-11 07:28 AM   #4 
  - will release it tomorrow.  dipsydoodle   Dec-07-11 08:03 AM   #6 
  - I'd prefer the Attenborough version also. It's silly to "Americanize" the voice over.  Owl   Dec-07-11 10:42 AM   #12 
  - The Attenborough narrated DVDs of "Planet Earth" and "Life" outsell the American narrated ones...  bigworld   Dec-07-11 08:15 AM   #7 
  - Good, all the petitions worked!  sinkingfeeling   Dec-07-11 08:42 AM   #8 
  - Why...why is climate change still controversial?  antigone382   Dec-07-11 08:50 AM   #9 
  - What is "controversial"? The acceptance of science?  jtrockville   Dec-07-11 09:03 AM   #10 
  - Basically, yeah. (nt)  Posteritatis   Dec-09-11 04:16 AM   #18 
  - Why yes: Welcome to the post-modern world.  panzerfaust   Dec-17-11 03:15 PM   #20 
  - Kicked and recommended.  Uncle Joe   Dec-07-11 10:34 AM   #11 
  - Gee, they finally "grew a pair"...  SoapBox   Dec-07-11 10:54 AM   #13 
  - And people wonder why the US won't join the Kyoto Protocol (etc)...  Shoe Horn   Dec-07-11 01:16 PM   #14 
  - Right on!  Enthusiast   Dec-19-11 05:18 AM   #21 
  - Did you watch episode 7?  Owl   Dec-08-11 06:22 PM   #16 
  - Yes  dipsydoodle   Dec-09-11 04:47 AM   #19 
     - K&R!  KoKo   Dec-19-11 10:23 AM   #22 
  - Yes!  countryjake   Dec-20-11 02:37 PM   #23 

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