it’s the economy, stupid

Words of wisdom from our convicted felon ex-president.. let’s all give up our incomes so we can fight global warming. (And let me point out that the weather in my town is currently 5 degrees (about 20 degrees below normal).

Former President Bill Clinton was in Denver, Colorado, stumping for his wife yesterday.

In a long, and interesting speech, he characterized what the U.S. and other industrialized nations need to do to combat global warming this way: “We just have to slow down our economy and cut back our greenhouse gas emissions ’cause we have to save the planet for our grandchildren.”

At a time that the nation is worried about a recession is that really the characterization his wife would want him making? “Slow down our economy”?

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