Hot on the heels of last week's semi-successful U.N. climate summit, Canada thumbed its nose at the world Monday by pulling out of the Kyoto Protocol, which had just received a five-year extension. (The U.S. never ratified Kyoto, and developing nations like China and India are exempt. But Canada is the first to formally withdraw.)

 

Taiwan's NMA.tv took notice, releasing this animated satire of the Canucks' cop-out:

 

Russell McLendon ( @russmclendon ) writes about humans and other wildlife.