26 May '11, 11pm

GOP Congressman Proposes Clear-Cutting Rainforest to Fight Climate Change

GOP Congressman Proposes Clear-Cutting Rainforest to Fight Climate Change The New York Times reports that Representative Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) has a novel solution for combating climate change: clear-cut all the trees in the rain forests. Yes, that's the solution he proposed in a Congressional hearing today, to the bewilderment of forestry experts also in attendance. The Times explains how the curious event unfolded ... View the entire comment thread.

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