Re: A Republican!!!!!! (was Re: OT: sponge burning!)
On Mon, Feb 26, 2007 at 07:52:17PM -0800, Steve Lamb wrote:
> The irony is that there are some eco groups that are fighting wind farms.
> Why? Because they are a blight on the natural look of the land. No, not
Centuries ago, when Holland started building windmills, they were hotly
controversial, a blight on the countryside.
Now there are preservationist societies dedicated to preserving the
lovely windmills, and each one that burns up or falls apart is
considered a major cultural loss.