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Phase-out of incandescent light bulbs

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Where does the constitution give the government authority to tell me what kind of light bulb i can use?

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Same place where it says:

that you have to use child safety seats in a car

that medications need information labels

that food needs nutrition labels

that the airline industry needs to inspect their planes

shall I go on

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meh

The gubmint always knows best.

Until they fug up and change their mind, with you and me footing the bill.

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prochoice only exists to snub out unwanted babies... duh

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The same place that told you to have a digital TV.

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Where does the constitution give the government authority to tell me what kind of light bulb i can use?

Article I, Section 8, Clause 3:

[The Congress shall have Power] To regulate Commerce with foreign Nations, and among the several States, and with the Indian tribes;

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commerce clause is getting all kinds of exercise these days.

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So if a state wanted to allow companies to produce and use light bulbs within its own borders, the commerce clause is irrelevant, right? Right?

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So if a state wanted to allow companies to produce and use light bulbs within its own borders, the commerce clause is irrelevant, right? Right?

Just nullify it!

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If South Carolina suddenly had to make their own light bulbs, well, the candle industry there would go through the roof.

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List of famous inventors from South Carolina

South Carolina Inventors

Joseph H. Burckhalter - Charles Townes Maser - Ernest Just Egg Fertilization - George Murray Cotton chopper - Simons and Rundell mass manufacture of imitation mineral waters

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