The Art of the Australian Insult


Try human sacrifice first
October 31, 2008, 3:10 am
Filed under: The economy

“I don’t think we should rush into carbon trading without first trying human sacrifice. I think that has a better chance of working.”

Paul Drakeford Kew, Vic, letter to The Australian. In the same edition, John Clapton of Greenwood WA offers an alternative view on the prospect of an ETS:

“MAKING up for our abuse of this planet in the past will inevitably cost everybody—business and consumers. Business leaders who want it to cost nothing obviously live on another planet.”

 

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