Half-Baked Alaska

On Apr. 22-Earth Day-Ben & Jerry’s, the ice cream subsidiary of Unilever NV, protested the long-standing proposal to drill the Alaskan Arctic National Wildlife Refuge by creating what company officials described as the world’s largest Baked Alaska as part of the firm’s “Lick Global Warming” campaign.The giant dessert was designed to symbolize possible environmental damage from drilling in ANWR. Ben & Jerry’s officials expressed concern that drilling might inflict harm on the polar bears, grizzlies, caribou, musk oxen, wolves, and countless species of birds in ANWR.But they seemed less concerned about possible damage to their fellow citizens as t...

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