Oh Yeah, the Volt. Oh well.

General Motors’ release of the new Volt has generated some questions that were addressed in the N Y Times.  I would like to address the answers. Rod Panhard of Maplewood, N.J., asked: Road tests allude that when operating in generator mode, the Volt achieves about 35-38 m.p.g. What if G.M. deployed their weight-saving, rolling-resistance-reducing, and […]

These BP folks need help, too.

I thought the idea of burning the surface oil was a bad idea.  Besides polluting the water they are polluting the air too.   However, now I know it is a bad idea. I mean, burning sea turtles alive, it just doesn’t stop. Someone should add the owners of the BP retail gasoline franchises, nationwide, […]

The Hidden Scandal of American Hunger

Corporate media is generally silent concerning the tens of millions of people in the USA who are hungry. In his book ‘Breadline USA: The Hidden Scandal of American Hunger and How to Fix It’ free-lance journalist and author Sasha Abramsky describes how he toured the country and in small towns he’d talk to people about […]