Peter Sinclair writes at Climate Denial Crock of the Week:
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Napoleon famously said, “Never attribute to malice that which is adequately explained by stupidity.” I normally would like to assume that others who do not share my views are still people who have a legitimate set of values, and may just be misinformed. But harsh experience teaches, we can’t automatically assume that everyone cares about the natural world, the planet we leave to our children, or the creatures with whom we share it.
It’s obligatory for climate denial shills to preface anti-environment rants with “of course we all want clean air and pure water, but…”
Anyone that’s followed the litany of anti-environment initiatives and rhetoric by the current crop of non-conserving “conservatives”, or listened to Rush Limbaugh’s hatred and venom toward the natural world, might understandably be skeptical.
Now there’s this.
Pickup trucks customized to spew black smoke into the air are quickly becoming the newest weapon in the culture wars.