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We do not eat oils, Scott. The humans and the cars are no competing for gas.

 

J. Jimenez


From: Scott Maxwell [mailto:smaxwell(--nospam--at)umich.edu]
Sent: Thursday, November 01, 2007 10:45 AM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: RE: Bill Polhemus, that was a cheap shot

 

Um, I guess I am missing something.  Since most commonly believe that fossil fuels are created from fossilized remains of dead plants and animanls being exposed to heat and pressure in the Earth's crust over extremely long periods of time (i.e. biogenic theory), would not most of the fuels that we currently use have pontentially been food at one time?  Are we not just looking at using such biological material a little quicker than having to wait potentially millions, if not hundreds of millions, of years?

 

Or do you believe that all so called "fossil fuels" were created per an abiogenic process?

 

Regards,

 

Scott

Adrian, MI

-----Original Message-----
From: Bill Polhemus [mailto:bill(--nospam--at)polhemus.cc]
Sent: Thursday, November 01, 2007 7:17 AM
To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
Subject: Re: Bill Polhemus, that was a cheap shot

Shaun Dustin wrote:

Bill,

What was that supposed to mean?

Yeah, it was. Had a bad day.

But personal "cheap shots" aside, taking food and turning it into fuel for political expediency IS pretty annoying.

Sorry, nothing personal.
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