We're treating the hand that feeds us like a credit card. Live now, pay later. Hope the interest rates don't go up anytime soon... Apparently, there is another deficit rivalling the one on Capitol Hill. The Living Planet Report 2004 indicates we are consuming our planet's resources 20% faster than it can renew them, and our use of "non-renewable fossil fuels such as oil, coal and gas, increased nearly 700% in the 40-year period surveyed, from 1961 to 2001."
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