June 1, 2012, - 11:24 am
Los People’s Republic of Los Angeles recently became the latest realm of office-holding nutjobs to ban the use of plastic bags at retailers, supermarkets, and other stores. (I’ve already written about the Biodegradable Village People in San Francisco who did the same thing, the elitism that has replaced the plastic bags, and the health hazards inherent to the reusable bags, and the real goals and waste of energy to produce those.)
Green Love is For Idiots
And as we all know, that means more torn bags, bags that sweat open from wetness of cold and frozen foods, etc. It’s just stupid and has the potential to pollute the environment just as much because people don’t reuse paper bags and the bags often have dyes on them that leak into the groundwater. And there are other negative effects, as shown in the mildly funny (but not funny enough) video from Jimmy Kimmel Live.
Check it out . . .
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