2015 forecasts, energy or otherwise: OK enough of those stupid $^%*#@ things

2015 forecasts, energy or otherwise: OK enough of those stupid $^%*#@ things

While surfing the web at this time of year, or maybe a newspaper if you somehow haven’t warmed up to that thing yet, it’s not hard to find a glut of headlines featuring all sorts of forecast as to what the world will look like in the coming year. Any crazy thing you can think […]

Fossil fuels vs. Solar energy: the expensive hunt for rotted dinosaurs shifts to the ultimate free lunch

Fossil fuels vs. Solar energy: the expensive hunt for rotted dinosaurs shifts to the ultimate free lunch

As much as I love filling up at the pumps – the soothing smell, the spirit of contributing to the economy as the meter shows my cash disappear, the exhilarating sense of danger from knowing that an errant spark will blow me into the next neighborhood – I have to admit a solar powered future […]

What would you have done? or, It made sense at the time…

What would you have done? or, It made sense at the time…

Something this website tries to promote is the notion that armchair quarterbacking is easy, particularly after the fact. We all know that, but we still all do it and often for good reason; we learn from mistakes by analyzing what happened and learn for next time. The tough part is to learn when not to […]

What do you know?

What do you know?

Say you’re walking down the street and some guy is coming towards you; you notice him half a block away and he looks pretty loaded, stumbling around and bothering people. Nothing unusual, you see this every day, just another drunken bum…Your first instinct is to cross the street but it’s busy and the lights aren’t […]