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Obama Pushes Magic
Soccer Ball in Africa

Breitbart´s Big Government, by William Bigelow

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 7/4/2013 10:58:15 AM

Barack Obama will do anything to promote alternatives to using fossil fuels for energy, including bouncing a soccer ball on his head. Showing off his amazing athletic and acrobatic skills, Obama posed with a Soccket ball on his head in Tanzania because the ball manages to convert kinetic energy into electricity. How much energy? Enough to light a lamp! Except the ball costs $99 and a solar-powered lamp costs $10. So typical of Obama: championing ridiculously expensive green energy ideas simply for the sake of his agenda

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: mc squared, 7/4/2013 11:02:55 AM     (No. 9408629)

How appropriate for what´s known as ´The Dark Continent´.

( Now waiting for the POTUS´s July 4th birthday address to the nation. Our nation )



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Reply 2 - Posted by: uno_thatguy, 7/4/2013 11:24:49 AM     (No. 9408667)

I wanted to see what one of these magic cheeeep solar panel assembly kits was really about. Wow! I found that I could put together a series of panels for $112.00 not including batteries.

Sounded like a pretty inexpensive way to supplement my personal electric grid until I calculated that this would supply enough to power one 60 watt light bulb!

I´ve been a lifelong advocate for fossil fuels. It is not only the cheapest source, but is abundant and can be made as a clean source of energy including coal.

I just read this morning that electric vehicles in the overall picture are just as polluting as a gasoline vehicle. Problem, owners don´t look beyond the tailpipe.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: zbogwan2, 7/4/2013 11:25:14 AM     (No. 9408669)

First Obama will have a Soccer Ball bouncing off of his head and then maybe he´ll dress up as a clown and juggle three or four balls?

Poor Obama is really looking more and more ridiculous as time goes by.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: starkness, 7/4/2013 11:41:32 AM     (No. 9408703)

#3 you don´t need him to dress up in a clown suit to know that he´s a clown!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: heartsurgeon, 7/4/2013 2:10:59 PM     (No. 9408893)

$99 soccket ball

Tanzania - 2012 per capita GDP $1700
U.S.A.- 2012 per capita GDP $50,000

that means to the average Tanzanian, in purchasing power, that soccket ball cost $3000.
the solar powered lamp cost $300.

plus, it doesn´t appear that the "company" actually has a product to sell yet. Further, they appear to be funded by donations...so far this has more of the appearance of a charity..

finally, if you want an inductive charged LED lighting system...there are all sort available on Amazon from $4-$30. the $30 model includes light, cell phone charger, and radio...

this is an expensive toy.



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Reply 6 - Posted by: bob913, 7/4/2013 2:37:52 PM     (No. 9408930)

Imagine how much oil and gas and coal Africa has. What is stopping the development is the same types that for thousands of years have held man back.

Politicians.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Jiobaobubai, 7/4/2013 2:58:52 PM     (No. 9408950)

For those of you that have read Glenn Beck´s Agenda 21, this should be a bit too close.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: ZZMike, 7/6/2013 1:08:42 AM     (No. 9410830)

Why would anyone think that Obama Rex worries about how much anything costs? He doesn´t have to pay for it. Or for anything, as far as we can tell. And he´s workin´ real hard to make the World a Better Place

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