Hank D and the Bee: Advice from Tim DeChristopher

Hank D and the Bee: Advice from Tim DeChristopher

For more on Tim’s reasoning behind voting Republican in 2012 read the Grist article linked below. It’s a scary thought. Like Hank, I still need to wrap my head around it… More on Tim DeChristopher–aka “Bidder 70″ From Grist: Letter from an imprisoned activist: Time to ‘play dirty’ for the climate’s sake Tim DeChristopher’s Peaceful […]

Wrong and Wrongerer: How both sides of the aisle address climate change

Wrong and Wrongerer: How both sides of the aisle address climate change

Angry and corrupt vs. Timid and less corrupt — Who wins in the political war on climate change?

Hank D and the Bee: You call this a party?

Hank D and the Bee: Party?

The manual method of carbon sequestration (not balloon blowing, Hank) may have problems, but the natural method certainly needs to be celebrated. I think this is a reason to party!

Goodbye Green Lantern, enter the Green Republican!

The Green Republican! (cartoon)

Sure, we know there are some Republicans that do give a crap about the environment, but they do seem to be few and far between…so we thought we’d poke a little good clean fun.

What non greener issues does your favorite Republican support?

Hank D and the Bee: Republican Treehuggers

Hank D and the Bee: Republican Treehuggers

Almost no one would turn their back and a big pile of cash, but Hank D and his Bee think that if that cash were growing on trees, Republicans in the United States Senate might not be trying to abolish the EPA. It’s a thought.

Hank D and the Bee: Green President Hank 2040

Hank D and the Bee: President Hank 2040

When do you think we’ll see the United States’ first truly green president? Not someone who just does the campaign trail two-step, but who really walks their talk. At least we know that Hank D and his bee will turn the White House green in 2040, if someone doesn’t do it by then.

Hank D and the Bee: A Koch and a smile

Hank D and the Bee: A Koch and a smile

To understand this funny cartoon it helps to know that “Koch” is pronounced like “coke”. This toon pokes some fun at the oil billionaire brothers, Charles and David Koch, who are apparently dead set on fighting alternative energy development (instead of working with it) and creating their own monopoly.

The GOP and Clean Air Act provisions [cartoon]

Exposed: Why the GOP wants to eliminate Clean Air Act provisions [cartoon]

The possibility that elephants have a 3 stage filtration system within their trunks has to have some credence. Otherwise, why on earth would leading Republicans try to make it easier for big polluters to further pollute the air we (including themselves and their constituents) breathe?

Don’t be an apple who supports axes [cartoon]

Apples may lose trees [cartoon]

It’s always a good idea to learn about why you support what you do…lest you be an apple who supports the axe industry. It’s all too easy to be led somewhere you didn’t want to go if you follow something or someone blindly.

Ronald Reagan, Sarah Palin’s lifeguard

Ronald Reagan, Sarah Palin's lifeguard

Now I think I see why Palin called him “America’s lifeguard” (referring, of course, to Sarah Palin’s America). Wondering what the Fairness Doctrine has to do with the environment? Check out the included links in this article…which are also why Glenn Beck is peeing in the pool in this cartoon too.