20 Apr '12, 11am

Earth Day Fail: The worst pitches of 2012: Aside from the well-intentioned efforts of a few notable companies, E...

Earth Day Fail: The worst pitches of 2012: Aside from the well-intentioned efforts of a few notable companies, E...

Another year, another Earth Day. Like a plague of cicadas (only more frequent and more devastating) this time of year brings us once again an inundation of marginally relevant, cynicism-inducing announcements tied to the one day of the year when, theoretically, a slightly larger slice of the American populace thinks about the state of the planet. (Don't forget: The rest of the world, more or less, observes World Environment Day on June 5 -- a day that goes unobserved and beshrugged in the U.S.) When will it all end? Is the question that we ask ourselves as the deluge of emails crests in mid-April -- after building for literally months and clogging our inboxes with more than 300 pitches distinctly tied to Earth Day / Earth Week / Earth Month. Thankfully, Earth Season 2012 will be a long-distant memory come Monday, and we'll go back to business as usual: witnessing, and docu...

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