Re: [CarFree] Bike stickers?
- Auto-Free Times has some good bike stickers. Northern
Sun has some other good ones too. I have my bike
coated with them; I figure it is less of a target for
--- purple_bovine@... wrote:
> So I was wondering how to be even more annoying to__________________________________________________
> the general
> public, and figured I might want an anti-oil sticker
> on my bike or
> backpack. I already have the time-honored, albeit
> ungrammatical, "One Less Car". However, I wanted
> something more
> specific to the current situation. Does anyone have
> suggestions? "Just say no to foreign oil" is the
> only thing that
> comes to mind, but that's kind of boring.
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- De Clarke wrote:
Oil is, as Deffeyes points out more than once, far too precious
to burn. in one poignant and amusing moment he imagines our
great-grandchildren looking back in shock and horror: "All
those lovely long carbon chains -- you just *burned* them?"
Yes, we just burned them. Almost all of them, in only a
Ken Kifer replies:
And why not? It's what we did with most of our virgin forests as well. When
land was cleared, the trees were cut down and burned on the spot. In some
instances, the forest was set on fire first to reduce the amount of labor. The
same process is now taking place in the Amazon. We learn to conserve only when
we no longer have the resource.
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> I wanted something more specific to the current situation.=v= "Your gas-guzzling flagmobile is funding terrorist schools
in the Middle East." (A variation of a friend's reply to a
red/white/blue-festooned SUV driver/single-occupant who told
him to get his bike off the road.)
- --- In CarFree@y..., Jym Dyer <jym@e...> wrote:
> > I wanted something more specific to the current situation.My boss told me that as he was walking to his hybrid-electric car in
> =v= "Your gas-guzzling flagmobile is funding terrorist schools
> in the Middle East." (A variation of a friend's reply to a
> red/white/blue-festooned SUV driver/single-occupant who told
> him to get his bike off the road.)
a parking lot, some similar type told him "Be American; buy an SUV".
No, I'm not kidding.
The rainy season has started here... <sigh> I was caught unprepared,
and got horrendously wet on my way to work. Time to drag out all the