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I've got a little list Of society offenders

Eco starlet - Times Online
It’s a 23-year-old called Tamsin Omond, protesting against the expansion at Heathrow by climbing the Palace of Westminster....Young, aristocratic (she’s the granddaughter of a baronet), clever (Cambridge-educated) and very pretty...right now, a well-known “quite cool” fashion label is trying to sign her up to be its “face”... She’s wearing an anorak and red and white stripy cotton shorts with bare legs. She has a mop of curly blonde hair, and her eyes are caked in eyeliner. She’s sort of mad-looking, but also sort of cool, too...She’s in black trousers, Converse trainers and a brown, tweedy army coat with the collar half up, and she sketches out her story for me. A privileged upbringing in Hampstead, an education at Westminster School, and on to Cambridge. The future involved an important job with a multinational, a nice big house, kids. Then came a calling to the priesthood (“To put something at the centre of my life that wasn’t me”), then a revelation. Alone in her house one day, she fell upon some climate science information...She is absolutely a child of our time, a perfect icon in the age of Obama. Not only because she also understands the power of image, but because she knows that you are nothing without something to say...In early September, the ethical outdoor clothing brand Howies ran a lecture and party weekend called the Do lectures (dolectures.co.uk), attended by everyone from Gavin Pretor-Pinney, author of The Cloudspotter’s Guide, to Yun Hider, Gordon Ramsay’s foraging expert.
And last month, Rory Spowers, a mate of Zac Goldsmith and founder of the charity 999itstime.com, hosted a gathering of eco-activists at his home in Surrey. Among them were George Barker, one of the names behind the 1990s Flying Rhino parties; David de Rothschild, who runs the charity Adventure Ecology, and his girlfriend, who he met at this year’s Burning Man festival; and that well-known bon viveur Bruce Parry, whose Ibiza parties are fast becoming the stuff of legend.
For two full days and nights, starting after breakfast, the group sat around a large table thrashing out ideas about how to harness their skills, contacts and ideas to help save the planet.

As some day it may happen that a victim must be found,
I've got a little list--I've got a little list
Of society offenders who might well be underground,
And who never would be missed--who never would be missed!...
CHORUS. He's got 'em on the list--he's got 'em on the list;
And they'll none of 'em be missed--they'll none of
'em be missed.
...The task of filling up the blanks I'd rather leave to you.
But it really doesn't matter whom you put upon the list,
For they'd none of 'em be missed--they'd none of 'em be
missed!
CHORUS. You may put 'em on the list--you may put 'em on the list;
And they'll none of 'em be missed--they'll none of
'em be missed!

-- W. S. Gilbert

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In a nutshell sums up this breed of twee public school environmentalist - most of the fuckers are now working for oil companies on outrageous day rates £500 - £700 per day - saving the planet, massaging their egos and ripping the rest of us off.

Twats & cunts.

Is it just me or does anybody else feel an overpowering urge to hurt some of these people?...I mean realy hurt...twats.

"People without personality or character take up causes to give themselves a feeling of worth and assuage their guilt at being totally useless. For the most part if they didn't have an independent income they'd be asking you "Do you want fries with that?"

In situations like this there is almost always an apposite Henry Mencken quote to be found. Here, I don't think one can do better than: "Whenever A annoys or injures B on the pretense of saving or improving X, A is a scoundrel."

Sad to see Zac Goldsmith mentioned on this list, he is for real, in fact, he was spot on about hemp and
unafraid to support it at a meeting recently at Friends House. The rest of the twats think it's something
to smoke when they're bored, which is most of the time.
Tamsin Omond a priest? God help us.
On my blog - www.hempforvictory.blogspot.com - I invite debate about the environment, but this crowd
has nothing to say. And her support of Howies is just another joke, they support cotton which depletes
our water. So we are rushed towards another war by its consumption. Inconvenient facts for Tamsin
and the likes Of Katherine Hamnett and Lucy Siegle (who once called me at my house to complain about
the hemp blog!).
Zac, by the way, used to hang out with real environmentalists such as John Hanson. Hanson put his money, what
little he has, and produced TreeFree hemp paper. I do not see Tamsin Omond or any of this crowd using a single
sheet of it or wearing hemp clothing. Lots of cotton, lots of expensive what nots, lots of big homes in expensive neighbourhoods, and lots of press whores to archive this circus. That is why we see so little real environmental action. We need more Woody Harrelsons and Laura Louies (who he just married, all the best to them!).

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