California’s legislature tackles the greatest problem facing the state: bovine flatulence

"He who smelt it, dealt it, chump!"

“He who smelt it, dealt it, chump!”

This is what happens when a once great state falls into senility. Instead of dealing forthrightly with our decaying infrastructure and poor state finances, and rather than do those things that would make California’s economy golden again, our professional, full-time, compensated in six figures legislators spend their time and our money dealing with the threat of cow farts:

California’s Legislature has approved regulations on cow flatulence and manure – both blamed for releasing greenhouse gases.

The measure was approved shortly before the end of the legislative session Wednesday after its author, Democratic Senator Ricardo Lara of Bell Gardens, agreed to give dairy farms more time to comply.

Long time readers will recall that I am rather… “skeptical,” shall we say? …of the threat or even existence of anthropogenic global warming. As far as I’m concerned, this is more pointless virtue-posturing by the environmentalist left and those politicians who want their donations. It’s a “solution” to a problem that doesn’t exist, and voters should demand to know why their legislators engaged in such nonsense.

But, let’s say there’s something to all the warnings about catastrophic man-caused global warming. Let’s say the danger of irreversible climate change is real. If so, then California’s contribution to what would be a global problem is minuscule, and any serious reduction in emissions of greenhouse gases, even to zero, would be meaningless when compared to pollutants poured out by other nations, such as China and India.

Again, it’s progressive virtue-signalling. Results don’t matter: you just have to be seen doing the “right thing.”

With all the problems and challenges facing California, *this* is what they choose to tackle.

As Instapundit would say, “We’re in the best of hands.”  smiley headbang wall

via Sister Toldjah

3 Responses to California’s legislature tackles the greatest problem facing the state: bovine flatulence

  1. Carlos Perera says:

    The people of California consistently elect–and re-elect–these Cultural Marxists and Watermelon Greens to state office; consequently, the people of California deserve the nocive results of their electoral choices. (Or, as H. L. Mencken more colorfully put it, “Democracy is the theory that the common people know what they want, and deserve to get it good and hard.”)

  2. gary loggins says:

    How on Earth do they plan to stop cows from farting? Yet another waste of time from our fearless leaders!

  3. Ofay Cat says:

    Cows eat grains that make them fart a lot … the gov wants us to not eat cow, but rather eat what cows eat instead.
    So it comes down to WHO GETS TO DO THE FARTING.

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