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Jeffersons Ghost

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33. It could be a result of aristocratic inbreeding, to keep money in a wealthy family
Wed Aug 24, 2016, 03:49 PM
Aug 2016

Ultra-wealthy people simply lack the aptitude and imagination to find new ways to make money. Instead, corporations run by inbreed idiots continue to block anything that competes with revenues from mineral rights their ancestors stole from Native Americans, pioneers and early American settlers.

"Homo stupidius" isn't very long for the planet, methinks. nt villager Aug 2016 #1
We are the cancer of the planet. Simple as that. n/t dixiegrrrrl Aug 2016 #2
Where's Richmond Valentine when you need him? Initech Aug 2016 #8
Agent Smith said we are a virus. eom fleabiscuit Aug 2016 #16
Sister Sledge said we are family. calendargirl Aug 2016 #21
In The Matrix agent Smith offers valid comparisons between viruses and humans Jeffersons Ghost Aug 2016 #25
And unlike a virus, we're not really killing the planet. Frank Cannon Aug 2016 #26
The planet might last; but most life forms will vanish Jeffersons Ghost Aug 2016 #34
so very true. niyad Aug 2016 #5
"It's Nature's way of telling you something's wrong." Listen to this and believe... Jeffersons Ghost Aug 2016 #35
thank you, that is beautiful. niyad Aug 2016 #36
The thing is, we're not stupid The2ndWheel Aug 2016 #22
We just spend way too much time believing our own PR hatrack Aug 2016 #29
We don't accept limits The2ndWheel Aug 2016 #30
For years, the oil companies said the deforestation of the Amazon rain forest was for corn crops. tonyt53 Aug 2016 #3
Changes in Brazilian laws on deforestation are new and increasingly detramental. reread this: Jeffersons Ghost Aug 2016 #24
The deforestation has slowed because the need for more farming land has slowed. tonyt53 Aug 2016 #28
You do a great job of defending deforestation in Brazil, without presenting any links Jeffersons Ghost Aug 2016 #31
One would think the people and government could make Volaris Aug 2016 #4
It could be a result of aristocratic inbreeding, to keep money in a wealthy family Jeffersons Ghost Aug 2016 #33
I'm NOT happy with the deforestation there, but I think... Buckeye_Democrat Aug 2016 #6
Yup. 50-85 % of the planets oxygen comes karadax Aug 2016 #12
Deforestation has been blamed for Brazil's drought Auggie Aug 2016 #17
Well, the oceans aren't in very good shape. Avalux Aug 2016 #23
Capitalism demands constant growth undergroundpanther Aug 2016 #7
Yep. Buckeye_Democrat Aug 2016 #11
true G_j Aug 2016 #19
Civilization demands constant growth The2ndWheel Aug 2016 #20
That's ok, we're ruining our supply of fresh drinking water fast as well. NightWatcher Aug 2016 #9
But what are we going to do about ISIS and radical Islam? tenderfoot Aug 2016 #10
This... Buckeye_Democrat Aug 2016 #14
Ancient cord of coexistence, Hacked by parasitic greedhead scam Warren DeMontague Aug 2016 #13
Stop eating meat. Or limit it. flvegan Aug 2016 #15
The dramatic dot video of population growth. A world map beginning in 1 A.D. with 1 dot = 1 million progree Aug 2016 #18
In happier news, the anus of the planet is also collapsing Orrex Aug 2016 #27
Only wish I could live to see MFM008 Aug 2016 #32
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