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Obama will burn more than 35,000
gallons of fuel on Earth Day, emitting
375 TONS of carbon dioxide

Daily Mail (U.K.), by David Martosko

Original Article

Posted By:Desert Fox, 4/22/2014 2:13:37 PM

President Barack Obama is marking the 44th Earth Day with a carbon-emitting extravaganza, spending more than 15 hours on Air Force One and 15 minutes aboard the Marine One helicopter. Not including his motorcades in Oso, Washington, the site of a recent devastating mudslide, his trip will consume an estimated 35,565 gallons of fuel. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, the statistics arm of the Department of Energy, burning each gallon emits 21.1 pounds of carbon dioxide, bringing the president´s Earth Day carbon footprint to more than 375.7 tons. The White House did not respond to a question about any measures it

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Reply 1 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 4/22/2014 2:24:05 PM     (No. 9820484)

Are those long tons or short tons?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: slab, 4/22/2014 2:40:19 PM     (No. 9820502)

#1, they are ´I won tons´

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Reply 3 - Posted by: droopydog, 4/22/2014 2:50:41 PM     (No. 9820523)

Not only that, he´s married to a woman that has the daily carbon footprint of a Boeing 747.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: god of irony, 4/22/2014 2:54:30 PM     (No. 9820530)

How is it scientifically possible for burned gas to weigh more raw gas?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: gasmeterguy, 4/22/2014 3:54:28 PM     (No. 9820618)

Did Obama secure a travel permit from the environmentalists?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Polecat49, 4/22/2014 6:45:39 PM     (No. 9820826)

Typical karl marx educated,trained and indorinated liberal, socialist democRAT. Get as much a you can while the getting is good an SCREW the H-LL out of the American Peope.

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