Not only does gas cost $500 a gallon (this is an exaggeration, nowhere in America has gas even reached the $100 a gallon mark), but according to this diagram, our cars only use about 15% of the gas to actually move the car and run essential systems like the A/C. The rest just gets pissed away. The auto..
Who Killed The Electric Car?
Now that An Inconvenient Truth is out, we need a new movie to flog. And we've found it. Who Killed The Electric Car? Who, indeed? We're going to take a wild guess and say the people who make non-electric cars. Sorry for the spoilers. It launches June 28..
Go Directly To Jail
If we were in jail, we'd take some small comfort in knowing our confinement was making less of an environmental impact than other jails. Also, if our jail was using wind power, there would probably be a great chance of a blackout that we could use to start a prison riot to facilitate our escape, and..
Boston Globe curmudgeon-in-residence Alex Beam gets very angry at the scolders in the environmental movement. And we agree. No one likes to hear that their lifestyle would take 5.8 earths to sustain. Also, no one really believes that is true. And, no one has 5 billion dollars to only use wind blown wood..
President Bush has nominated Henry Paulson to be the new Treasury Secretary. Snooze-fest, right? Well, Mr. Paulson is the CEO of Goldman Sachs, who recently fought off a shareholder vote to stop his investing practices because they were too environmentally friendly. No doubt he'll fit right in at the..