[ I may have accidentally sent this mid-reply: apologies if this goes through 1.5 times :) ] Isn't Congress supposed to approve Bush's appointees? What ever happened to checks and balances? --Ken -----Original Message----- From: thechat-admin at lists.evolt.org [mailto:thechat-admin at lists.evolt.org] On Behalf Of Erika Meyer Sent: Monday, September 30, 2002 4:42 PM To: thechat at lists.evolt.org Subject: [thechat] George W: another smooth move... oh man it gets more and more unbelievable. "The man chosen to head the Bush administration's wildfire prevention program doubts the existence of ecosystems and says it would not be a crisis if the nation's threatened and endangered species became extinct." <wrap> http://archives.seattletimes.nwsource.com/cgi-bin/texis.cgi/web/vortex/d isplay?slug=interior31&date=20020831 </wrap> Erika -- ___________________________________ thechat mailing list - Ruttling and Strife and IPA. thechat at lists.evolt.org http://lists.evolt.org/mailman/listinfo/thechat http://lists.evolt.org/thechatarchive/ ____ I'm not saying there should be a capital punishment for stupidity, but why don't we just take the safety labels off of everything and let the problem solve itself?