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Al Gore, Mass Murderer

10:32 AM, Dec 16, 2009 • By JOHN MCCORMACK
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MILWAUKEE - Cities around the country that have installed energy-efficient traffic lights are discovering a hazardous downside: The bulbs don't burn hot enough to melt snow and can become crusted over in a storm - a problem blamed for dozens of accidents and at least one death.

snowtraffic.jpgAP - In this photo provided by the Oswego Police,
was taken after a fatal crash in Oswego, Ill. on April 6