Feb 29 2008
02:31 pm

A group of local Evangelical Christians thinks God wants us to take care of the Earth. The lobbyist for the National Mining Association seems to be saying that it's the christian thing to do to destroy Tennessee's mounatin vistas.

“By raising energy prices you’re raising heating and cooling bills for people on fixed incomes,” says (NMA spokesman Luke) Popovich . “[By keeping energy prices down] our industry is more consistent with the Christian message to help humankind.”

Somehow it's funny that the more environmental damage we do in the hunt for more energy, the higher our bills get and the harder it is for us to breathe?

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