Res ipsa loquitur

*For the Latin and legalese impaired, res ipsa loquitur means “the thing speaks for itself.”



Categories: Green

12 replies

  1. The coal mongrels have now been given the okay by the Australian Government (the Liberal Party = the USA’s GOP) to kill off the Great Barrier Reef.,Yes indeed!

  2. One would think that the Australian government was smarter than that. What if the rest of the world followed suit and decided to dump all our pollutions into the earths ocean’s?

    • I was thinking the same thing. And we don’t even have a GBR to protect. I was very relieved when the plan to start offshore drilling off our own SE coast was halted. Dumping coal crap onto the GBR is the most short-sighted, ignorant decision I’ve heard of in quite a while. But I was thinking of the oceans in general when I saw the cartoon. Big Money is going to try to keep exploiting the oceans worldwide as long as there’s money to be made in fossil fuels (or anything else).

  3. I think this may give you some idea of the tragedy thst is the Great Barrier Reef,

    https://blu168.mail.live.com/?tid=cmxkjaC-MM5hG5LQAiZMIITA2&fid=flinbox

    • Don’t I recall that something was killing the coral even before the govt authorized the dumping of coal mining waste? Hard to understand a natl govt that would deliberately authorize even more damage to the GBR.

      • The ‘Crown of Thorns” comes by every ncein a while and kills some off, but war is declard on the ‘C of T’ and the threat disappears until the next time.
        Our National govt, cannot think for themselves, cn not come up with policies for the good of Australia and Australians and is in the pockets of big business and rupert murdock, the liberal party of Australia are as bad if not worse than your GOP.

        Many years ago they were a reasonable party and held govt for so long that the current crop of pollies think it’s their right and duty to drag Australia down, ooooooooops think it’s their right to govern.

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