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Besides, char-tards haz a certain ring to it, no? - wadigo


I recently watched an episode on Nova titled something like "Polar Extremes". It was interesting as they started with the polar regions eons ago and took the viewer through periods of warming and cooling and what caused each cycle. Interesting stuff.

Eventually and inevitably they got around to global warming and how human activity was driving change at a faster pace than ever observed in history. They mentioned some giant number of tons of CO2 being emitted each year. To help the viewer visualize that amount of carbon, they started with one vehicle getting 25 mpg. They did the math showing one gallon of gas, when burned, resulted in IIRC 6 lbs of carbon which they represented by charcoal briquets like you would use in your grill.

They showed the car traveling down a pristine ocean front drive emitting charcoal briquets from its exhaust as it traveled. The relabeled these briquettes as "car tu rds" <the TMP nanny filter requires me to insert the space in tu rd> and proceeded to show how big a pile one car would produce in a year, a pretty big pile. Then they showed a car tu rd mountain indicating much the USA would produce in a year. The concluded with a car tu rd mountain range for how much is produced world wide each year.

So to add to your example, we have ignorant char-tards traveling about, obliviously spewing car tu rds wherever they go.
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