Polar bear update – listed but still on thin ice

UPDATE: Polar bears are now listed under the Endangered Species Act, but, as always the Bush administration managed to weasel their way — oops, MarineBio stives to be politically neutral, like the Switzerland of marine conservation. Oh well, I don’t think I’ll offend too many people with criticism of the Bush administration — our economy has tanked, our foreign policy is a joke, and we’re being led by a guy who claimed yesterday that “We believe that the surest way to defeat the enemies of hatred is to advance the cause of hope through the cause of freedom” — really? We want to fight the enemies of hatred? So we’re PRO hatred? Continue reading