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Win an iPad: Tell us your ‘Environmental Turkey of 2012′

by Bill Chameides | November 21st, 2012
posted by Wendy Graber (Researcher)

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environmental turkey of 2012

Only catch: It’s gotta be in a limerick like this one:

Two thousand twelve, oh what a mess
Dirty ads, gridlock, but I digress
When it comes to green
Little progress was seen
Who’s the turkey to blame for this mess?

Need a refresher on the rules of limerick writing.  Try here.

Remember an iPad is on the line and all you have to do to have a chance to win it is nominate your candidate for environmental turkey of 2012 in a limerick.

You have until midnight on Monday the 26th. Enter contest here.

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  1. Flashlight surefire
    Dec 6, 2012

    Sorry, I can’t come up with an ‘environmental turkey’ but is enjoyed reading the one you’ve posted here.

  2. I agree with Michael

  3. Beverly
    Nov 28, 2012

    capture the ash now, NC scientist Kemal Burkay is from “Turkey” but is far from being one.

  4. Michael Berndtson
    Nov 21, 2012

    A limerick for shale gas:

    A shale rock, limited by diffusion
    Sold as productive, without any confusion
    By fracking it splits
    And groundwater it spritz
    As a bridge, we’re just left in dilution

    Sorry, kind of transport and fate-y

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