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Swimming Over Manhattan

Global Warming Makes Anything Possible

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Who needs a nausea-inducing helicopter tour over Manhattan -- or one of those cheesy IMAX experiences -- when you can just wait a couple million years until the whole island is little more than a reef in a tropical paradise. According to Neatorama, this ad is from Ogilvy, Mumbai, and is part of an HSBC effort to raise awareness about global warming. It's a neat visual, but somehow even if this bleak portrait of the future comes to pass I don't think the water's going to be quite so clear. And it will probably be swarming with goonches. Besides, I think we can all agree banks should be worrying more about banking right now and letting the scientists deal with the global warming.
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