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1. Make glass thinner than this.
2. Convince people that I'm detracting from the gene pool.
With that out of the way... technically, a 3D printer is a CNC machine. It is not a lathe, mill, press, etc, but it is still CNC. Material removal machines have the drawback of requiring some sort of line of sight access to features you're trying to cut, whereas a 3D printer can just go layer by layer and fill in the parts.
After some research, it looks like VTES gets their electrons from coal, as well as another power company in the area (APCO). APCO is owned by AEP, which apparently covers 38 states as well as some of eastern Canada. In reality, most of my power likely comes from coal, but who really knows about the rest.
I guess I shouldn't call you an asshole, you just detailed circumvention, then followed it up with saying anyone who buys it is a loser.
THEY do the design. THEY do the build. THEY sell it. YOU choose to buy it, or not. That's it.