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Phase-out of incandescent light bulbs

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And the maser guy apparently left South Carolina as soon as he could - even went to Duke to escape.

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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;

Hmmm, I wonder how that worked out for the Injuns.

FWIW, I think the Energy Lobby is too strong to allow CFC's to take over.....

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If you can stick around to the end this is pretty funny

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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

Did you hear? The light bulb has been invented already.

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Hmmm, I wonder how that worked out for the Injuns.

FWIW, I think the Energy Lobby is too strong to allow CFC's to take over.....

i disagree. i think they're all for it. from my understanding, our energy grid is outdated and being pushed to its absolute limits right now. nobody wants to pay to upgrade (read: rebuild) it until they absolutely HAVE to. CFCs allow for lowering the amount of energy used. the excess will be eaten up by general market growth and they can still jack up their prices and maintain/increase profit margins.

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Those Bastages!

edit: Was referring to beans post.

edit edit: oops, I typed "CFC" when I meant CFL. Must be all the paint I huffed as a kid :D

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i wonder if when we saw the stock holdings of the main part of the govt(energy dept more or less) it would make us go hmm.

full disclosure ftw

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Those Bastages!

edit: Was referring to beans post.

edit edit: oops, I typed "CFC" when I meant CFL. Must be all the paint I huffed as a kid :D

yea, lol. I did it too.

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i wonder if when we saw the stock holdings of the main part of the govt(energy dept more or less) it would make us go hmm.

full disclosure ftw

government seems to be pretty much in the energy business these days.

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