Green With Envy

Or with hypocrisy. Take your pick. In this case  it’s both.

Erwischt

For a political party that wants no more gas/diesel-driven cars to be produced in Germany as of 2030, their talking head types sure seem to like the ones they can still get their sweaty little hands on.

A leading green politician lady was caught on film by the CDU competition as she got out of her CO2-belching Audi A8 Dienstwagen (official car) and into one of them there more correct kind of hybrid models – before driving off to an election campaign event.

The CDU guy who posted his stuff on social media wrote: “First have yourself driven to Dusseldorf in a big honking Audi A8 and then quickly jump into your waiting environmentally friendly hybrid car in the hope that nobody notices. Here’s to Green double standards!”

If I were her I’d just plead the fifth. Or tell everybody that I was suffering from performance anxiety, a very common ailment here.

„Kleiner Tipp an Frau Löhrmann: Beim nächsten Mal das Fahrzeug vielleicht besser in der Tiefgarage wechseln.“

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3 responses

  1. Remember John Kerry’s reply when it was reported that he tooled around in a full size SUV: “It is not my car, it belongs to my family.”

  2. Generally, if a politician falls into a river, he/she will come out an say: “I am not wet!”. Meaning there is always an argument in response to any new situation. So be prepared when the Schwarm-Intelligenz starts talking. Or “Was interessiert mich mein dummes Geschwätz von gestern.”

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