Category Archives: Environment

Cap & Trade Is A New Tax – Period!!

Update at the Bottom: Here’s a quote you had better remember: “…cap and trade is a tax, and it’s a great big one.” – Rep. John Dingell (D-MI) Listening to the radio on the way to the store yesterday morning, … Continue reading

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The “N” Word…

President Obama stated in his speech yesterday: … any nation – including Iran – should have the right to access peaceful nuclear power if it complies with its responsibilities under the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty. While I fully understand the need … Continue reading

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Government Knows Best (?)

John Wolkonowicz, Senior Analyst at HIS Global Insight, had this to say in an article posted on’s Automotive section: “With Obama’s plan, everything changes in the domestic automotive world. The government will be able to dictate what General Motors … Continue reading

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Power Outage

My apologies for not writing or visiting around.  The weekend was very eventful. My wife entered her first 5K run on Saturday morning, and the weather was absolutely perfect.  Then came the afternoon and the storms. Around 2:00 Saturday, the … Continue reading

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As many of you know, today is Earth Day.  The Media as well as various stores and businesses have promoted today as “let’s take care of the Earth”.  Even Google has a Earth-Day graphic for its search page. What hasn’t … Continue reading

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