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Environmentalism Airborne

In The Ugly on May 6, 2008 at 11:55 pm

People are influenced by the causes celebrities espouse.  Wonder what happens when the show is over and the common folks go home?

http://www.weeklystandard.com/weblogs/TWSFP/2008/05/stings_ecoscam.asp

Celebrity Causes

In The Ugly on April 16, 2008 at 2:09 am

Pamela Anderson is well known for her engineered superstructure.  Less well known is her expertise on the recent food crisis.  The solution according to Pam is the humble potato.

As in many other cases, when celebrities, particularly those with impressive “superstructures”, start advocating causes, the facts behind problems and their long term solutions fall by the wayside.

In the case of the food crisis, at least some of the problem was caused by other celebrities demanding increases in bio-fuel production diverting crops that would otherwise be available on the food market.