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  1. #1 Legislators Consider Ban on Plastic Shopping Bags 
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    If they pass this - I say we do like Glenn Back orchestrated for Gavin Dumbass in San Fagcisco - we box up all of our plastic bags and mail them to the idiot who originated the legislation.
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    Thursday, January 22, 2009; Page B04

    RICHMOND -- Virginia might once and for all put an end to that nagging question: Paper or plastic?

    Legislators are considering banning plastic bags at grocery stores and chain retailers such as Target and Wal-Mart because of their potential harm to the environment.

    The ubiquitous bags are blamed for choking birds and fish, floating into trees, rooftops and streets and sticking around years longer than paper.

    "We're wasting energy. We're polluting," said Del. Adam P. Ebbin (D-Alexandria).

    Virginia is not known for progressive environmental policy, but some lawmakers want to help the state find a place in the green movement.
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    So can I send all the dog shit that I put into those bags to this guys house, so he can dispose of it?

    How many people will be put out of jobs because of this decision I wonder?
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    I don't really have many plastic bags to send. We already use canvas bags. :o
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    Quote Originally Posted by Gingersnap View Post
    I don't really have many plastic bags to send. We already use canvas bags. :o
    Oh Ginger.:(
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    Quote Originally Posted by Shannon View Post
    Oh Ginger.:(
    SECONDED!! I for one will be asking for my groceries to be double bagged for a while so I can stock up!
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    What can I say? I do most of my grocery shopping at one of those organic farmer's market type of places. I believe they will actually just throw your food on the floor and beat you if you don't have your own bags. :p
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    I prolly have enough plastic bags to make up for 3 or 4 peeps....I think they're mating in my basement.Every time I go down there there are more bags...:eek:
    Say what ya mean and get to the point quick....I don't have the attention span to listen to bullshit...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gingersnap View Post
    What can I say? I do most of my grocery shopping at one of those organic farmer's market type of places. I believe they will actually just throw your food on the floor and beat you if you don't have your own bags. :p
    well shannon - do you want to beat her to death or shall I?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ree View Post
    I prolly have enough plastic bags to make up for 3 or 4 peeps....I think they're mating in my basement.Every time I go down there there are more bags...:eek:
    well - make sure you ship them to the guy who started this bill.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Gingersnap View Post
    I don't really have many plastic bags to send. We already use canvas bags. :o

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