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Saturday, March 28, 2009
My hubby and I joined Earth Hour 2009.
We had wine and played scrabble by candlelight. It was fun except for the part where I lost the game this time. Unlucky draw of the tiles. Oh, well. Got to have a rematch soon!
Of course, observance of Earth Hour has sparked a controversy. The real question is its real effectiveness and impact.
I think it's a start. It's a reminder to turn off the lights when you're not using it; to properly dispose our garbage; rethinking our commute; recycling things; etc. The list goes on.
I think that coming together like this will inform peoples of the world that future generations won't enjoy what nature has to offer today, if we don't take care of it. Awareness is the beginning.