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Colbert Mocks Fox News Host's Ridiculous Earth Day Comments

By Katherine Fung

Stephen Colbert learned his lesson from Fox News’ coverage of Earth Day.

The host played clips of Fox News pundits reporting on a study that found ethanol could be worse for the environment in the short-term than burning gasoline, and mocked their apparent gloating at the news.

“We already know that wind power separates migrating geese into bird pepperoni,” Colbert joked. “So it’s only a matter of time now before we learn that solar power relies on clubbing baby seals — those shiny panels are made from the gleam in their eyes.”

He said the ethanol study was …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green