New Cars in California Must Display Global Warming Score

If you have ready some of the very differing opinions on global warming (whether or not it’s man caused…) then this should worry you. Already, public policy is being enforced based on what is very possibly junk science…

California is making it mandatory for cars to be labeled with global warming scores, figures that take into account emissions from vehicle use and fuel production.

The law requiring the labels goes into effect at the start of next year for all 2009 model cars, though its expected the labels will be popping up on cars in the coming months.

The labeling law forces cars for sale to display a global warming score, on a scale of one to 10, which is based on how vehicles in the same model year compare to one another. The higher the score, the cleaner a car is. The score takes into account emissions related to production of fuel for each vehicle as well as the direct emissions from vehicles.

Things like this remind me how happy I am NOT to live in such a basket-case Nanny-State like California. Apparently this study (30,000 Scientists Rejecting Anthropomorphic Global Warming Hypothesis) was missed by the governing Californians…

If you click ‘environmentalism’ in the tags on the right (or below) you can read a ton of other perspectives on the whole climate change issue that you probably wont hear on the news.

Also, this just in…

People who Fart Frequently Issued Stickers Warning Vendors: No Beans

California is making it mandatory for frequent flatulators to be labeled with global warming scores, figures that take into account emissions from heavy colon use and fart production.

The law requiring the labels goes into effect at the start of next year for all frequent consumers of Taco Bell, though it’s expected the labels will be required on consumers of all Mexican foods in the coming months.

The labeling law forces frequent flatulators (also called fart-bags or gas-blasters, and cheese-slicers) to display a global warming score, on a scale of one to 10, which is based on how ‘farters’ in the same year compare to one another based on food choices. The higher the score, the cleaner a flatulator is. The score takes into account emissions related to bean consumption for each flatulator as well as the direct emissions exiting buttocks…

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One Response to “New Cars in California Must Display Global Warming Score”

  1. More Brown News of the Day « What The Crap? - whatthecrap.us Says:

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