27 May 2010

Bleg: The next bumper sticker

Hey folks!

I am thinking of doing another bumper sticker. (The first one is Some water for free, pay for more. These do not generate revenue; I give them away as swag.)

I am thinking of
Nature makes a drought
Man makes a shortage
Got any better wording?

9 comments:

  1. How about "Governments cause shortages"?

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  2. Drought = Nature
    Shortage = Government

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  3. How about, "some bumper stickers for free, pay for more".

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  4. I'll give you real advice for a fee.

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  5. The above was an offer AND a bumper sticker suggestion.
    ; )

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  6. I was going to suggest:
    Drought = Nature
    Shortage = people

    But W.E. Heasley beat me to it, sort of. I don't blame the government for all our ills, though it causes plenty. It's my responsibility--all of our responsibility--to research the problems and make sure our representatives have the facts and know our wishes, especially where water use is concerned. Our personal consumption, food and landscaping choices have a lot to with human-caused drought.

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  7. Wouldn't it be more accurate (though admittedly not as catchy) to say

    Some water paid for by everybody (general taxes), more water paid for by you alone.

    "No such thing as a free lunch" etc. and so on.

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  8. Drought is inevitable: Shortages are not (or aren't)

    but...how about getting some marketing value for your money?

    End Water Shortages: Aguanomics.com

    (or something similar - an end to water shortage/how to end water shortage/California water solutions)

    Then put a "how to end water shortages" link at the top of your homepage.

    I'll post again if anything else comes to mind.

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  9. Can't improve on that! Go for it.

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