Barbeque Tax

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Matt308

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Apr 12, 2005
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Let's see if we can get Adler spooled up...

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RIA Novosti - World - Belgium to impose tax on barbequing to fight global warming

Belgium to impose tax on barbequing to fight global warming

BRUSSELS, April 3 (RIA Novosti) - The government of Belgium's French-speaking region of Wallonia, which has a population of about 4 million, has approved a tax on barbequing, local media reported.

Experts said that between 50 and 100 grams of CO2, a so-called greenhouse gas, is emitted during barbequing. Beginning June 2007, residents of Wallonia will have to pay 20 euros for a grilling session.

The local authorities plan to monitor compliance with the new tax legislation from helicopters, whose thermal sensors will detect burning grills.

Scientists believe CO2 emissions are a major cause of global warming.


yup, let's enforce it with helecopters..........
 
well I've started the barbie right now for the BBQ chicken, the local enviros will have a hey day. come and get it you scum I'll cut yer throats

I'm in a kinda pirate like mood today / wheres the wenchs ?
 
Matt - is that a serious article??? Sounds like something off of theonion.com

Ridiculous. Europe is a strange, strange place. I'll keep my US of A.
 
I think we should nuke Belgium...and hope that the nuclear fallout is blown over France ...
 

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