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and how well did that work out for them? random thoughts Send a noteboard - 13/08/2011 10:06:51 PM
I know it wasn't his goal but the message from the book could be seen as the folly of the US and Europe cutting carbon output if China and India are just going to ramp theirs up. We weaken ourselves right at the start of the crisis for no real gain. High ideals doesn't move an economy and you can't eat it.
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The Windup Girl by Paolo Bacigalupi – a post-apocalyptic future, 21st-century style. - 12/08/2011 12:53:36 PM 6983 Views
I have the book on my to be read pile - 12/08/2011 03:24:40 PM 947 Views
i loved this book. very awesome to read *NM* - 12/08/2011 04:41:31 PM 582 Views
not sure I bought all the dooms day stuff but it was a great book - 12/08/2011 05:50:50 PM 1101 Views
To be fair, we don't know how strictly other countries ration their CO2. - 12/08/2011 08:26:33 PM 1111 Views
yes but what would be the point of just one country restricting CO2? - 13/08/2011 03:41:09 AM 1017 Views
One country can't do anything about how the other countries behave. - 13/08/2011 11:33:39 AM 1205 Views
and how well did that work out for them? - 13/08/2011 10:06:51 PM 1095 Views
I look forward to reading this. Thanks *NM* - 13/08/2011 05:12:18 AM 517 Views

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