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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
> kidding.

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.

- hendrik

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