You can't help but wonder if no one takes the Green movement seriously any longer due to the fact that they're not very serious themselves?
Carnival barkers and "tar ball" donuts are fine, for children, but when you enter the realm of adult debate it's time to put hyperbole and histrionics to bed.
Well, that and simple competency might help. Just a little.
What the world really needs right now are not costumed enviros shouting idiotic pronouncements supposedly espoused by big oil but the serious approach taken by conservationists, many of whom work in the corporate world that the ecomentalists so despise.