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December 07, 2009

1200 Limos? 140 Private jets? Must be a Climate Conference. [krakatoa]

By way of WUWT, an article on the excesses of Copenhagen.

The who's who of the church of AGW are embarking on their pilgrimage, and you don't actually expect their eminences to fly with the peons do you?

The airport says it is expecting up to 140 extra private jets during the peak period alone, so far over its capacity that the planes will have to fly off to regional airports – or to Sweden – to park, returning to Copenhagen to pick up their VIP passengers.

Or carpool?

"We haven't got enough limos in the country to fulfil the demand," [Majken Friss Jorgensen, managing director of Copenhagen's biggest limousine company] says. "We're having to drive them in hundreds of miles from Germany and Sweden."

Well, at least they'll drive hybrid or electric limos, right? You've got to have dozens of those yes?

"Five," says Ms Jorgensen. "The government has some alternative fuel cars but the rest will be petrol or diesel. We don't have any hybrids in Denmark, unfortunately, due to the extreme taxes on those cars. It makes no sense at all, but it's very Danish."

More fun stuff at the article, including the free sex for card-carrying delegates, while protesters get climbing walls, bowling alleys, temporary jail cells & a shiny new water cannon!

And Yurts. Very Danish indeed.


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