Wednesday, July 25, 2007

RENO, Nev.

Nevada is among the states with the
most dramatic increase in average temperatures the
last 30 years,
according to a new study that examines the impact of global warming across the country.

The average temperature in
from June through August last year was 75.6 degrees,
almost 7 degrees above the 30-year average,
the U.S. Public Interest Research Group reported.

The gap was the biggest measured nationally.

Las Vegas' average temperature last summer was
3.6 degrees above the 30-year average from 1971-2000

Tuesday, July 24, 2007

Al Sharpton, who has challenged the entertainment industry on denigrating lyrics,
supported an idea to pull public investments from companies that won't clean up their act.

Roughly $3 billion from New York's state pension fund is invested in the entertainment industry.


Friday, July 20, 2007

There are 6 MILLION autos, in the world, that run on Natural Gas.
China is converting Taxis and Buses, to cut pollution.

Thursday, July 19, 2007

WSJ = "Another of Cheney's former aids gets 10 year prison term."
Will HE get a pardon too?

Friday, May 25, 2007

WSJournal = "American's are paying GREEDY OIL $1.25 BILLION a day,
UP from $800 Million a day, in Feb.

"Hundreds of cos could owe Billion$ in back taxes."

House voted to bar lawmaker from accepting gifts, meals or trips from lobbyist -
GOOD FOR THEM = NOW what are the Senate?

Ethanol getting blamed for INCREASE IN STEAK AND CHICKEN prices.

On This Day in History December 27, 1944
As World War II dragged on,
FDR ordered his secretary of war to seize properties belonging to the
Montgomery Ward company
because the
company refused to comply with a labor agreement.

In an effort to avert strikes in critical war-support industries, Roosevelt created the National War Labor Board in 1942. The board negotiated settlements between management and workers

Saturday, May 12, 2007

Between 100,000 and 300,000 barrels a day of Iraq’s declared oil production over the past four years is unaccounted for and could have been siphoned off through corruption or smuggling.

Using an average of $50 a barrel, the report said the
discrepancy was valued at $5 million to $15 million daily.

Tuesday, May 01, 2007

WSJ = Terrorist Attacks rose 25% last year.