Now that the Supreme Court has ruled that CO2 gasses are pollutants and must be regulated, how far off until human breathing is subject to collection, measurement and taxation if not outright cessation?
Don’t worry. Those masks we will be hooked up to go through what was once our home’s central HVAC, retrofitted by each home owner, of course, with the help of a generous tax credit of 30 cents on the dollar by the omniscient Congress.
The noxious human pollutants will then be collected in a tank and hauled away by municipal gas workers to a central repository where unionized, and therefore, skilled and professional workers will spray the gases onto at risk forests and vegetative sites, targeted by environmental priests for help.
Holman Jenkins, in today’s Wall St. Journal, summed up our new national religion very well:
…it's perhaps sufficient to say that many people believe in manmade global warming because many people believe in manmade global warming; Al Gore believes in it because many people believe in it; many people believe in it because Al Gore believes in it; and so on, right up to the highest court in the land.
Here’s the article about the current climate psience.
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