The endless posts from people who claim that anyone who drives anything other than a SmartCar or a Prius is an evil person who is destroying the world...
That is a complete lie. I just did a search and found only one mention of the words SmartCar or Prius, and they were written by you.
Quote me the last Slashdot article that was focused on LED bulbs. Ok, you might find one.
I just said that the issues of replacing incandescent light bulbs is over which is why it needs longer needs any discussion. We also don't discuss this new color TV that we have had for decades because it is no longer news for nerds anymore. Don't try to make out like it is some conspiracy to bury the topic just because there are other technologies that have yet to prove themselves.
Because without a good economy, many more people are hurt and killed due to a lack of basic life needs
Now that sounds very alarmist. The idea that the economy will be so ruined by a carbon tax that people will die from lack of basic life needs is extreme and unsupported.
So the idea that we're going to toss money out the window when it comes to the environment? What color is the sky in that world?
Blue, and with a partially restored ozone layer too. That's right, there have been many instances where we have spent money to fix environmental problems.