Prince Charles warns of human extinction

I couldn't think of anything funny to put in the headline until I realized that playing it straight was pretty funny itself. I realize this poor fellow has nothing to do but wait around for his mum to die. And the very concept of "royalty" in the 21st century is giggle worthy. But really, do we have to listen to this titanic bore droning on about things of which he has little knowledge and less wisdom? The Telegraph: In his first speech as the new President of the Worldwide Wildlife Fund (WWF) UK, Prince Charles suggested 'surviving ourselves' should be a priority. Referring to himself as "an endangered species", he warned that the world is already in the "sixth extinction event", with species dying out at a much faster rate than at any time since the death of most of the dinosaurs 65 million years ago. Despite campaigning for years on global warming, he said climate change was not the only problem but merely speeding up the "rapacious" destruction of natural resources like water,...(Read Full Post)