Specialising in the human experience of Living with prostate cancer – warts and all

Earth Hour goes global

with one comment

… But it won’t affect the Carlton v St Kilda game

Earth Hour countdown
Australia will tonight lead the world as one of the first nations to observe Earth Hour, the greenhouse awareness initiative born just a year ago in Sydney.
Pub offers free beer for Earth Hour
Earth Hour shows Australia’s climate leadership: Garrett Scopical
AFPBBC NewsTV3 NewsThe Associated Press
all 420 news articles

There are some things that can never supplant Aussie Rules football.

Sunday games didn’t … Anzac Day couldn’t … so what chance did this greenhouse awareness initiative ever have?

It was never really a smart move to hold such an event on ‘Saturday Night’ – the one night that people go out. Could you image going to the pictures and they turned the projector off as well as the lights. I wonder what would happen?

Oh yeah! … I was young once.


Written by Greg Naylor

29 March 2008 at 7:33 pm

Posted in social comment

Tagged with

One Response

Subscribe to comments with RSS.

  1. Thousands of Carlton supporters are seeking medical help for depression this week after switching off their TVs at 8 pm on Saturday night when Carlton was leading 4 goals to zero only to switch them back on again at 9 pm to find St Kilda had kicked 10 unanswered goals and obliterated the ‘Blues’.


    1 April 2008 at 2:32 pm

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: