The writing is so on the wall when it comes to this issue. This is some seriously scary stuff. Brother, can you spare a carbon credit? Thinkers weigh a radical new way to reduce greenhouse gas: Give everyone an individual carbon allowance, and let the dealing begin. By Rebecca Tuhus-Dubrow February 24, 2008 GLOBAL WARMING IS a planet-sized problem.... They're basically trying to tell you how to live by charging money for your lifestyle choices. Why don't they do this with weight & fattening foods? We all know people who don't take care of themselves cost us all money. Is that next? Nevermind the country, the world is over.