Tag Archive | sustainable

Living in a fantasy world

It’s Friday, the last day of June.  The uninformed who comment that wind turbines on the plains make sense because the wind blows all the time have been shown to be wrong much of the month. Yesterday, the wind blew above 8 miles per hour for less than 6 hours. Seventy-five percent of the day, […]

Earth Day 2012 — the irrational and irresponsible grinds on for another year

Earth Day 2012 Once again we celebrate the short-sighted “we care about the planet” rhetoric that is environmentalism. Let me say I have no objection to clean air and water. just as most people have no such objection. However, there is clean and then there is clean. A home with reasonable keeping—counters wiped down with […]

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Wandering Words

NOT A LOT OF PEOPLE KNOW THAT

“We do not believe any group of men adequate enough or wise enough to operate without scrutiny or without criticism. We know that the only way to avoid error is to detect it, that the only way to detect it is to be free to inquire. We know that in secrecy error undetected will flourish and subvert”. - J Robert Oppenheimer.