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Redstone Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Mar-29-08 08:42 PM
Response to Reply #30
32. Uh, no, I have to diagree with you here. If the point is to get people "involved" about
Global Warming, why have them spend an hour using a source of light that contributes more to such?

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  -Well, I'm NOT sitting in the dark for any Earth Hour. So shoot me. Redstone  Mar-29-08 07:47 PM   #0 
  - Me either  Inchworm   Mar-29-08 07:49 PM   #1 
  - I'm in the dark but for my desk lamp.  WritingIsMyReligion   Mar-29-08 07:50 PM   #2 
  - same here  Rising Phoenix   Mar-29-08 07:52 PM   #3 
  - My dear Redstone!  CaliforniaPeggy   Mar-29-08 07:52 PM   #4 
  - I have the television on and my pc....but that's it.  terrya   Mar-29-08 07:52 PM   #5 
  - Yes, the whole thing is kind of an empty gesture, especially given that if people would  Redstone   Mar-29-08 07:59 PM   #8 
     - that's what my husband said  tigereye   Mar-29-08 08:28 PM   #23 
  - Me neither.  bigwillq   Mar-29-08 07:53 PM   #6 
  - And hey, if you have an LCD TV, you're pretty damn green anyway. I was surprised to learn  Redstone   Mar-29-08 07:57 PM   #7 
     - Are those the TVs we have to all buy next year  bigwillq   Mar-29-08 07:59 PM   #10 
        - No, LCD is just the display construction. Same as a laptop's screen, and MUCH more  Redstone   Mar-29-08 08:08 PM   #13 
  - I have a light on so I can find my way to the moderator hot tub.  greatauntoftriplets   Mar-29-08 07:59 PM   #9 
  - tough life  Rising Phoenix   Mar-29-08 08:09 PM   #14 
  - No, you don't want to fall in. You want to step in gracefully, and to do that, you need  Redstone   Mar-29-08 08:09 PM   #15 
  - Me neither. I try really hard to conserve electricity and propane, but  Mike03   Mar-29-08 08:04 PM   #11 
  - Sun is still out here...  KitchenWitch   Mar-29-08 08:07 PM   #12 
  - I told my sister about earth hour at about 8:55.....  Rising Phoenix   Mar-29-08 08:10 PM   #16 
  - Smoking in the dark just doesn't work, for some reason. For me, anyway.  Redstone   Mar-29-08 08:20 PM   #21 
  - I did it for nothing else than something i probably should do..  Ahpook   Mar-29-08 08:12 PM   #17 
  - I've got to  Southpawkicker   Mar-29-08 08:15 PM   #18 
  - I won't be.  LeftyMom   Mar-29-08 08:19 PM   #19 
  - Oh, yes. I would have expected no less than such an intelligent post from you.  Redstone   Mar-29-08 08:27 PM   # 
     - Most of our power is hydro anyhow.  LeftyMom   Mar-29-08 09:12 PM   #37 
  - Oooooh, you should have seen my city.  Random_Australian   Mar-29-08 08:19 PM   #20 
  - A comparative shot ...  Gormy Cuss   Mar-29-08 08:27 PM   #22 
  - But, many hydrocarbons were released by those candles, as opposed to  Redstone   Mar-29-08 08:30 PM   #25 
     - Candles? Probably the same or more.  Random_Australian   Mar-29-08 08:40 PM   #30 
        - Uh, no, I have to diagree with you here. If the point is to get people "involved" about  Redstone   Mar-29-08 08:42 PM   #32 
           - Awareness. Of just how much light we use.  Random_Australian   Mar-29-08 08:53 PM   #35 
              - Not being snarky here either, but you have a point, indeed. Awareness DOES count.  Redstone   Mar-30-08 01:06 PM   #41 
  - It may be out of your control.  Ptah   Mar-29-08 08:29 PM   #24 
  - Eh, it's an easy enough gesture.  Gormy Cuss   Mar-29-08 08:34 PM   #26 
  - It was fun! We shut off all the lights  Lex   Mar-29-08 08:36 PM   #27 
  - I'm running two pcs, a large lcd tv with dvd player, a high powered fan to cool the gaming pc...  Cannikin   Mar-29-08 08:36 PM   #28 
  - You Freeper, you!  Redstone   Mar-29-08 08:37 PM   #29 
  - Your brightly lit silhouette should make a nice target.  democracyindanger   Mar-29-08 08:41 PM   #31 
  - I'm not sure that I understand why you'd post this. nt  Finnfan   Mar-29-08 08:45 PM   #33 
  - Cuz its cool to be contrary?  PeaceNikki   Mar-29-08 09:46 PM   #40 
  - You expect me to be able to explain why I do anything? Don't know me that well,  Redstone   Mar-30-08 01:12 PM   #42 
  - Me neither  Zorro   Mar-29-08 08:47 PM   #34 
  - i have my lights in my room and bathroom out, but other than that  Ava   Mar-29-08 08:55 PM   #36 
  - I'm moving my hour to right after I go to bed.  WakeMeUp   Mar-29-08 09:35 PM   #38 
  - Aw crap, I forgot. I was watching "3 Days of the Condor"  Pacifist Patriot   Mar-29-08 09:36 PM   #39 

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