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E-M:/ AAA study

Enviro-Mich message from "Molly Cole" <COLE@maelstrom.cc.wmich.edu>

If it wasn't so pitiful I would have laughed when I heard the news from AAA 
on National Public Radio last week. The fact that their press release was 
considered news was the first absurdity. But the most absurd part of it was 
that they said they shouldn't have to reduce pollution from cars because 
they account for less than a third of the problem then listed several other 
sources of pollution that made up the other two thirds. It didn't take a 
brilliant mind to figure out that any of the polluters could single 
themselves out and lump all the others together and come up with a similar 
argrument. That argrument shouldn't be excepted from any them.

Molly Cole
Program Coordinator
Environmental Studies
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
Phone: (616) 387-2716 Fax: (616) 387-4998
"If you think you're too small to make a difference, you've never been
in bed with a mosquito."

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