Tread gently???

There’s a wonderful post over at Moose Hill Journal.
It got me thinking of an instance of such incredible hypocrisy as to astound a rational person.
While in line at the drive-thru at Starbucks (which I only use when the girls are asleep in the car) I was behind a massive Ford Explorer. I would never have remembered this person except for her bumper sticker, which said, and I quote:
“Tread Gently on Mother Earth”
Here’s this nice environmental message on the back of an effing Explorer idling in a drive-thru line. And she was alone in the car…no kids to worry about unbuckling or anything…just lazy.
Was she trying to be ironic? I doubt it.
I tried to get a photo of it, but all I had with me was my camera phone, and they suck when it comes to pictures.
I don’t know if I have ever seen such heights of hypocrisy…I wanted to ram her bumper with my car until the bumper sticker was obliterated.

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2 Responses to “Tread gently???”

  1. MojoMan Says:

    Wow! Thanks for the link!

    Maybe one of those sneaky,subversive tree-huggers stuck the sticker on there while she was on the cell phone.

    I heard about a bumper sticker that said something like: “I’m changing the climate. Ask me how.” When I’m in a nasty mood, I feel like getting a bunch of those to slap on the local Hummers.


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