Wake up, all you Harrys

http://todayspictures.slate.com/inmotion/essay_chernobyl/

Please have a look. Paul Fusco’s photos were what made indesputible the photos my friend had brought back from Pripyat and the area around the plant.

Twenty three years ago, the area looked a lot like southern Vermont. Until their nuclear power plant had an accident. Now it is expected to take up to 20,000 years (as if) for that piece of earth to heal from the contamination.

Entergy Corporation wants to extend the license of Vermont Yankee for another 20 years — that’s TWENTY YEARS beyond the date that the original architects designed it to operate for,

Are we safe from accidents?

June 18, 2004 - Fire at Vermont Yankee

June 18, 2004 - Fire at Vermont Yankee

August 21, 2007

August 21, 2007

 I said, are we SAFE FROM ACCIDENTS at Entergy Nuclear Vermont Yankee?

HELL NO. WAKE THE HELL UP.

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One response to “Wake up, all you Harrys

  1. VPIRG calls for closing Vermont Yankee in 2012

    Associated Press/Burlington Free Press, August 19, 2008,
    http://www.burlingtonfreepress.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20080819/NEWS02/80819017/-1/rss

    MONTPELIER – The Vermont Public Interest Research Group says it has garnered more than 12,000 signatures on postcards calling for the Vermont Yankee nuclear plant to close when its current license expires in 2012.

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