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Oil Spill Commission Report: Everyone Did Great Except for Tom in Marketing

Friday, January 14, 2011

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Oil Spill Commission Report: Everyone Did Great Except for Tom in Marketing

According to a new report from the National Oil Spill Commission looking into the causes of the Gulf disaster, everyone involved did a super job except for one jackass in the BP marketing department.

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Maldives President Installs Own Solar Panels, Skips Town

Monday, October 11, 2010

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Maldives President Installs Own Solar Panels, Skips Town

The president of the low-lying island nation of the Maldives helped install solar panels on the roof of his official residence, but then apparently fled the country in the middle of the night. A panicked voice message left with the Associated Press from the president cited the fact that as a country, "the Maldives are totally fucked."

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Solar Saga: The Voyage of Jimmy Carter’s Solar Panel

Friday, September 10, 2010

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Jimmy Carter's solar panels were carted back to Washington today. Find out where they've been hiding out for the last 30 years or so.

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Citing Oil Spill as Deciding Blow, Environment Concedes Defeat

Thursday, June 24, 2010

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Citing Oil Spill as Deciding Blow, Environment Concedes Defeat

In a tearful press conference on Thursday, the environment said it would finally have to concede defeat at the hands of humanity.

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Murkowski Proposes Resolution Blocking Agencies From Doing Agency Stuff

Thursday, June 10, 2010

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Murkowski Proposes Resolution Blocking Agencies From Doing Agency Stuff

Senator Lisa Murkowski (R—Alas.), fresh off her failure to block the Environmental Protection Agency from protecting the environment, has proposed another resolution with a much broader scope: it would block all government agencies from doing pretty much any of the stuff they're supposed to do.

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Whales of the World Launch “Krill Baby Krill” Campaign

Monday, May 10, 2010

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Whales of the World Launch “Krill Baby Krill” Campaign

In an apparent effort to jump on the oil spill pun bandwagon, a coalition of the world's baleen whales has launched a lobbying and advertising campaign sporting the slogan "Krill Baby Krill!"

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Earth Day Special: Recognizing the OTHER Enviro Groups

Thursday, April 22, 2010

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Earth Day Special: Recognizing the OTHER Enviro Groups

Here at TreeHumper, on Earth Day we would like to say thank you to some lesser known champions of the earth. Here is a rundown of some of environmental heroes working a bit more under the radar.

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Earth Day Swears It’s Turning “A Young 36″

Monday, April 5, 2010

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Earth Day Swears It’s Turning “A Young 36″

In spite of widespread publicity on Earth Day's impending 40th birthday, the worldwide celebration of all things environmentally friendly insisted it is only turning 36 years old on April 22.

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Video: The Craziness That Was Earth Hour 2009

Friday, March 26, 2010

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The Lorax put together this little retrospective on Earth Hour 2009 last year, brought out now in advance of the 2010 version. Saving the planet, one dumb joke at a time!

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Breaking: Passage of Health Care Reform Doesn’t Mean Shit for Climate Bill

Monday, March 22, 2010

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Breaking: Passage of Health Care Reform Doesn’t Mean Shit for Climate Bill

In a historic vote on Sunday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a sweeping reform of the health care system in this country. Almost immediately, pundits began hypothesizing on the effect that this progressive success will have on another of President Obama's goals, a comprehensive climate and energy bill. The consensus is that no one has any fucking idea.

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