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Old 10-25-2013
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Re: We Killed the Pacific Ocean

Originally Posted by xymotic View Post
We can now also grow massive hurricanes and typhoons that are the size of entire continents and wipe out all them sunny beaches in one fell swoop. Yay us!

Nothing like a little hyperbole and outrageous claims to bolster one's arguments. Nothing damages an argument more than to contaminate with a**crockery.

"We" grow them? Heh.

"The size of entire continents"? Double heh.

Never had those things before the Industrial Revolution. Tell that to De Luna when you see him in the afterlife.

I can see those new multiple choice questions on middle school tests now - "What is responsible for the growth in size and intensity of cyclones?" A. "Plastics in the ocean"
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