While boy scouts learn to conserve, Boy Scout organization clear-cuts forests. Colbert Report video.

Via on Feb 17, 2009

"boy scouts" "norman rockwell" eco green

Time for Boy Scouts to get back to their tree-hugging roots (and maybe not hug the trees so hard they croak, as Stephen Colbert points out).

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One Response to “While boy scouts learn to conserve, Boy Scout organization clear-cuts forests. Colbert Report video.”

  1. Joana Smith Joana Smith says:

    The hyprocrasy badge is easy and difficult to attain, but it’s happened!

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