As this linked Digg article makes clear, even when the fundamental need to protect a precious resource has seemed to be recognized, and supposed measures passed to address that need, Big Money can get a pass.
When will the rest of you wake up and realize that it is the game itself that makes this possible. The economic operating system that we have now, just like Windows 95 would be now, is simply dangerously outdated and in need of replacing. This reality could not be any more clearly stated as we repeatedly get these revelations of blatant abuse.
POISONING THE WELL, FOR REAL