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Old 05-10-2013, 01:45 PM   #1
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Default CO2 passes 400ppm

Carbon Dioxide Passes 400 PPM Milestone, NOAA Finds
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Old 05-10-2013, 02:00 PM   #2
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Become a vegetarian if you want to have an real and immediate impact.
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Old 05-10-2013, 02:18 PM   #3
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I would also point out that CO2, carbon dioxide, is not a pollutant in any normal definition of the term. I am creating it as I talk to you. Its in your Coca-Cola, youre Dr. Pepper, your Perrier water. It is necessary for human life. It is odorless, colorless, tasteless, does not cause cancer, does not cause asthma.

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No wonder weed is getting better and better.
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No wonder weed is getting better and better.

That's not it - it's that you have less and less brain cells to get stoned thus the pot seems more potent.
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That's not it - it's that you have less and less brain cells to get stoned thus the pot seems more potent.
Catarac Kush called and said hello. I'd say a tad better then the cheap mexican weed of the 80's.
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Catarac Kush called and said hello. I'd say a tad better then the cheap mexican weed of the 80's.
Whups, what did I just say about Mexican weed?
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That's not it - it's that you have less and less brain cells to get stoned thus the pot seems more potent.
Not at all.
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That's not it - it's that you have less and less brain cells to get stoned thus the pot seems more potent.
It's actually less potent because it's growing faster at higher CO2 levels, but the bigger buds make up for it.
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The cartels thank you.

I wonder if they play handpuppets with their headless victims?
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I wonder if they play handpuppets with their headless victims?
Who do you think runs the cartels?
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Who do you think runs the cartels?
Mass murdering Mexican gangsters.
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Mass murdering Mexican gangsters.
The people that clean their money are their bosses.
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The cartels thank you.

I wonder if they play handpuppets with their headless victims?
I get my weed from a hippy bass player I know that grows it himself. How does that help the cartels?
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I get my weed from a hippy bass player I know that grows it himself. How does that help the cartels?
How'd I know you say this? You see, not one pot smoker I have ever talked to says he gets his weed from the cartels. It's always good Americans with families. Quite amazing considering how many endless tons of the stuff keep coming over here.
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I wonder if they play handpuppets with their headless victims?
Imagine all the violence that could be avoided if we legalized weed. It's more harmless than alcohol.
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CO2 is in the body and is part of naturally-occurring body processes. Has this been factored in in terms of the population explosion globally?

The mere existence of lots of stuff isn't necessarily bad.
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CO2 is in the body and is part of naturally-occurring body processes. Has this been factored in in terms of the population explosion globally?
Too small to matter.

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The mere existence of lots of stuff isn't necessarily bad.
Nor is it necessarily good. Drinking a cup of water won't hurt you. Drinking a couple gallons in short order very likely will.
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Too small to matter.

Nor is it necessarily good. Drinking a cup of water won't hurt you. Drinking a couple gallons in short order very likely will.
Yes, love, so what's the concern with CO2? I don't think the population explosion produces anything too small to matter, but I'm admittedly not familiar with science on CO2. Plants process the stuff, you know. Deforestation may be also in play with that.
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Yes, love, so what's the concern with CO2?
As a species, we've never experienced this level of CO2, which is causing considerable changes in the climate system. The impacts of those changes are likely to be unpleasant (at best) and dangerous to us and the biosphere.

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I don't think the population explosion produces anything too small to matter, but I'm admittedly not familiar with science on CO2.
I recommend doing some research, then.

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Plants process the stuff, you know. Deforestation may be also in play with that.
Yes, deforestation does play a role. Our burning of fossil fuels is of much greater significance.
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No worries, Jesus will save us when he returns, for the second time no less, riding on a dinosaur to save us. Yay science!

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What is your carbon footprint?

Mine is 9.5 Tons of CO2 a year. Average in USA per person is 27. Average person in the world is 5.5.

Are you doing your part?
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What is your carbon footprint?

Mine is 9.5 Tons of CO2 a year. Average in USA per person is 27. Average person in the world is 5.5.

Are you doing your part?
Your basement is super green bro.
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