Skip to comments.Crude Awakenings (ethical dilemma: "We hate fracking, but is it ok if we're making money from it?"
Posted on 02/23/2012 11:16:30 AM PST by jiggyboy
Wherein a couple (?) of "ardent environmentalists" express their opposition to fracking and drilling, except for this special situation where they would make money by having it done on their own property...
(Excerpt) Read more at nytimes.com ...
Yeah, you really SHOULD take a stand against those evil capitalists. If you need extra money, why not open a truly PROGRESSIVE enterprise - like an abortion clinic or an organization which conducts voter fraud for the Dem’s?
I’ll give you 10 to 1 odds that these “ardent environmentalists” take the money even though the NYT declares it to be unethical.
No doubt they’ll use their drill-gotten gains (I just thought that one up myself) to buy solar electricity panels, then smugly announce to any and all visitors how they’re not dependent on evil fossil fuels.
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