The motherfucking war on motherfucking coal is motherfucking OVER!
What's the good part of coal mining? Is it the part where we destroy entire mountains? is it the poisoned watersheds? The acid rain?
30% of the electricity
71% of the CO2 emissions
At the cost of black lung? Mine collapse? COPD? Methane gas explosions?
Hidden Costs of Coal
13,000 premature deaths
20,000 heart attacks
$100 billion annually
Don't coal miners deserve jobs?
Might as well mail them a monthly check and a bottle of Percocet. It'd be cheaper and have a lower death toll.
Pay all coal miners $75,000/year:
Federal subsidies for coal industry: