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Molly Taft
mtaft
Writing about climate change, renewable energy, and Big Oil/Big Gas/Big Everything for Earther. Formerly of the Center for Public Integrity & Nexus Media News. I'm very tall & have a very short dog.

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Well in their defense, when you google “Danny Devito oil”, the only image you get is this, so maybe they had to get creative.

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I just wanted to say that I heard you this morning on MarketPlace (NPR). Keep up the good work and you did great in that interview. Hopefully they will have you on now and then for some of the Earther view of Economics. Read more

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I liked this article. It’s good to be proud of what you are. Read more

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I’m up for going down swinging. Read more

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...I also hope you found our collective spirit to keep fighting because, at the start of it all, the first Pride was a riot. Read more

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Good thing the WMO, who released the study, is not based out of the United States then huh? Nor is the IPCC. Good times.  Read more

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so happy for him, steven’s an actual hero and has been through hell. Read more

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1. Damn that sucks. 2. Damn a slide show for this sucks. Read more

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While I don’t disagree with you as a general point, I think that asking that someone not misgender me, speculate on my genitals, or hang out with overt antisemites is not really engaging in a “circular firing squad”. Unless you think that women asking men not to rape them, and men then whining about being “cancelled”, Read more

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If anyone is curious about the map Molly used - I think it’s here:
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I did a Fulbright teaching assistantship in Austria in the early 90s and the materials they gave us for teaching American history and culture was pure, unadulturated, fictional propaganda. I’m guessing that hasn’t changed, but, if anything, has become even worse over the decades.
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In August 2020, two teenagers riding ATVs outside a nature preserve in Huntersville, North Carolina, a suburb of Charlotte, spotted a patch of dead grass with gasoline bubbling out of the ground.

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