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Posted: Sunday, January 13, 2013 12:00 am

Dear Editor;

With our country already so deep in debt that we may never recover in our lifetime, brain-dead politicians still find new ways to waste money. One of the latest inventions suggests a project to convert pond scum into diesel fuel. We have a question — what is wrong with the tried-and-true method spending money to drill into the oil and gas reserves we are sitting on? Florida Everglades are full of scum ponds, but the environmentalists might object to disturbing the gators and snakes in their habitat.

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