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14 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 18 May 2008 05:19AM

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Comment author: timujin 17 August 2017 02:42:58PM 0 points [-]

What's wrong with ethanol made from corn, anyway?

Comment author: robirahman 18 August 2017 01:11:01AM 0 points [-]

It's another subsidy to agribusiness conglomerates, which leech huge sums of money from taxpayers already.

And it uses up the corn so it can't be sold to hungry poor people, which is bad because starvation is bad.

Comment author: TheAncientGeek 18 August 2017 12:48:40PM 0 points [-]

Those sound like fixable problems.