GOP Pres. Hopeful Jon Huntsman: "We Have a Heroin-Like Addiction to Oil"

July 29, 2011 by  
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Photo credit: World Economic Forum via Flickr /CC BY Poor old Jon Huntsman. To my eyes, he’s the most sensible and intellectually capable candidate to emerge in the GOP field yet. He’s moderate, and acknowledges the existence of both science and reality. Case in point: during a recent campaign speech, Hunstman noted that the United States has “a heroin-like addiction to imported oil.” And he’s got that silvery-gray hair that makes him look all presidential! Of course, all the those things cited above (besides maybe the silve… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Tiger, Cubs, and Conservation Oh My! Celebrate Global Tiger Day

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Photo credit: law_keven / Creative Commons Last year was declared the ” Year of the Tiger ,” and though the global population still hovers below 3,500 individuals in the wild—making it one of the most critically endangered animals on the planet—some advances were made to protecting the much-loved species. At the end of the year, 13 nations with natural tiger habitat ple… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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