Okay, but sounds like a real backhanded compliment to me . . .
If there's one thing we absolutely need in the desert, it's more golf
courses and greener lawns.
Vegas' thirst isn't 'water features and swimming pools'.
(Although they're nice; let's face it Vegas is a lot more fun than
SLC). Vegas' thirst is people. More and more people.
Re: "I have been wondering where the tree huggers in this fight
were."Oh, they've been out working hard to put the West
Desert off-limits to recreation over some purported endangered beetle.They're WAY too busy to do anything that might actually be beneficial to
Utah or to real people.
For once, I agree with the wine-tasting, cheese-eating, hairy-legged do-gooders.
This water grab needs to be stopped. What took the springsnail lovers so
long?Tracy Booth======== Um, you hate us,
call us names, and try to put us in jail -- so we hide, perhaps?At
any rate, Like all other natural resources -- The pro-business
Capitalist Utah Republican Legislature agrees with a pure and unregulated Free
Market system -- Anything is Sold to the Highest bidder.Give us your
radioactive waste Europe, we'll burn that dirty coal here for you
California for all your electricity, rip up our mountains and pollute our
valley air for cheap copper for chinese made gadgets, and then we'll
sell you all our precious water Nevada just for good measure.You can
buy anything in this world, with money.
Re: "You can buy anything in this world, with money."Yeah --
things like SUWA activists, who are interested in protecting the environment
only if it garners publicity. And the accompanying contributions from