Posts Tagged ‘fossil fuel tax’

Guest Post that I wish I’d thought of: “Free” way to reduce energy use

Thursday, January 21st, 2010 by Al Lewis (alewis)

The myth of the landlord as a Mr. Potter-type figure still persists, even though many of them today are as cash-strapped as the tenants.   That is the only rational explanation for why many building owners fail to make obvious energy-saving improvements in their buildings, improvements that have paybacks of 4 years or less and add to [...]

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prowling the sidelines, unattached to any supporting wires

Friday, November 21st, 2008 by Al Lewis (alewis)

No, give me a man in a tweed jacket and a rep tie and a snap brim, holding nothing more than a rolled up program in his hand, prowling the sidelines, unattached to any supporting wires. That was a football coach. Now we have technocrats in Goodwill chic.
When it comes to my own mini [...]

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she went and got herself pregnant

Tuesday, November 11th, 2008 by Al Lewis (alewis)

Page after page of verified government documents confirmed that taxpayer dollars had funded research on everything from a telepathic ray gun to fever lasers that made victims disoriented and less aggressive. And, yes, one of the released tests even broadcast a person’s voice telepathically by “using close range microwaves. To project the spoken numbers 1 [...]

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