"I am the Lorax. I speak for the trees. I speak for the trees for the trees have no tongues." This half-hour video of the Dr. Suess book is from a 1972 television special - work is progressing on a new 3-D, computer animated version to be released in 2012. At the rate trees are already dying worldwide, from ozone, and clear cutting, it will be more like a memorial tribute than this cautionary tale. (I can't get the embed to work, to watch, click here.
Thanks to Climate Progress where I first saw this.
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- Pillage, Plunder & Pollute, LLC - download my book about trees dying from pollution, published in Spring, 2012
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