The hazards of bio-accumulation, pollution, and the makeup of what we commonly hope are benign plastics are tackled in this documentary.
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No It Ain't My Fault
Written by Joseph Johnson and Wardell Quezerque
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Published by Swingbeat Songs (BMI)
Courtesy of Tuff City Records and Mardi Gras Records
From the album 'Best of Louisiana Sampler'
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Food for thought...
22 September 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This documentary is fairly well done. It tells an interesting story about a product many of us are relatively familiar with. The basic techniques were adequate and I had little qualms with the overall product.

I guess if there was a problem with the movie was the overall message. Don't get me wrong, I can totally buy that there may be some harmful materials in vinyl, I am just not sure I found a reasonable solution within the film. It seems to me that sometimes addressing a problem is only a first step and this movie did little other than to wag its finger for 90 minutes.

Finally, while I can understand that there may be some repercussions from vinyl use, I am not sure if I totally buy every lurid detail I was fed. Afterall, the movie started out with a woman looking for a problem... and found one


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