There’s a brewing conflict over the use of “food-based” ethanol. Last week, a couple dozen American senators said they wanted to ease the congressionally mandated ethanol blend of thier nation’s gasoline supply.
Usually it is the kids who seem to get the upper hand with technology. They zoom online with ease, chat, blog and text – while those over 40 sometimes seem techno-challenged by a VCR.
OK. At last it seems that ranks are closing on environmental issues among the American leadership. First we see Pat Roberson and Al Sharpton sitting on a sofa on the dreariest black and white beach you can imagine.
A dear friend on the edge of civilization wrote in this week…
Yesterday we paid $3.96 per gallon of gas for shitty 87 octane. We can only afford to go to town every 3 or 4 weeks now instead of once a week.
Swim Against the Current by Jim Hightower and swim against the current WITH Jim Hightower. His new book shows one how to live outside the norm, and reveals that so many of us do live outside the norm that it changes what normal is.
Are you paranoid yet? As if the world is not already filled enough with corporate scams, sloppy hackers and overweight stalkers, there is a web site that is sure to make you believe in imminent asteroid impacts, global economic meltdown and nuclear armageddon.… Read the rest