"Let me play _an evil's advocate_." [NT]

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Fri Sep 2 17:01:24 UTC 2011

On Fri, Sep 2, 2011 at 10:10 AM, Arnold Zwicky <zwicky at stanford.edu> wrote:
> Before anyone jumps to the conclusion that green technology is not profitable and therefore a big scam, or a modern religion if you will, with all of its guilt, shame and asking for money, let me state an opinion that might not be popular here: Maybe, just maybe, the subsidies was too low? I know what you think but _let me play an evil's advocate_ for a second. How much the fresh air is worth to you? To your children? To your children's children? To your children's children's grandchildren?

Arnold has found the original for you, John,

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint
to come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

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