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{ Daily Archives } Thursday, May 2009

Solar power = free, unlimited energy*

*except when the sun isn’t shining. Which, in Troy, Michigan, is apparently enough of the time during the winter that if something goes wrong with your battery back-up, your 800 sq. ft‡, $900,000, completely off-grid alternative energy showplace has it’s pipes freeze causing so much damage it is unsafe for use. (via Moonbattery) ‡Nearly a […]

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Ratlands to escape regulation

FTC Looks To Regulate Blogger Credibility No worries here.  I’ve got no credibility in the first place. (Actually, the proposal is to require disclosure if a blogger has been paid for a story or given a product to write a review.  One of the author’s points was that no one is talking about requiring that […]

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What if the hokey pokey IS what it’s all about?

Well, it could be, right? As an explanation for one’s actions, it makes about as much sense as wrecking the economy, crippling industry, weakening the military, encouraging our enemies, intruding in our private lives, telling us what we can eat, what we can drink, what we can drive, how often to flush, rewarding failure and […]

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