RE: Can you live forever? Esquire article
Thu, 13 May 1999 03:54:50 -0700 (PDT)

Billy Brown [] wrote:
>If you believe, for example, that the destruction of the Brazilian rain
>forest is evil and stupid, it does no good to rail against it to an audience
>of Americans. There is precious little we can do about it without resorting
>to a massive application of force.

Actually, there is one thing you can do: buy the rain forests. Of course, that would require that the eco-fanatics spend some of their own money, whereas they only like to spend other peoples'.