Shock Jock Encourages Listeners to Waste Energy to Wipe Out DNC's Green Efforts
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In April, Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) promised that the Democratic National Convention this week will be the â€œ greenest, most sustainableâ€ convention in history. The Democrats greening efforts include the use of biodegradable balloons and signage, an army of volunteers for recycling, and a calculation of the conventionâ€™s carbon footprint.
Responding to the Democratsâ€™ efforts, conservative global warming denier Glenn Beck is mockingly calling on his listeners to participate in a â€œ carbon ONset programâ€ aimed at counteracting progressive efforts to offset the environmental impact of the convention. On his website, Beck is encouraging Americans to â€œ use more energy for mother natureâ€œ: