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Outrunning the Boom

As you can probably imagine, Eric sometimes has more than a bit to put up with being married to me. One of the things that bothers him the most is that I’m absolutely no fun at movies. If you remember the show MST3K, I’m them – all the time. And just because the movie is…

How To Boil a Frog!

I give a lot of credit to people who try and make peak oil and climate movies – trying to overcome the natural impulse of most people to say “Let’s not go see that movie about how we’re all doomed, instead, let’s go see The Expendables” is one of those tilting at windmill things I…

The New Essentials?

This list popped up on my screen this morning, and I thought it was an interesting window into a worldview. The article lists ten things that despite the economy, we aren’t cutting back on: Portable computers. The iPad might be the latest must-have gizmo, but the power of computers transcends trendiness. Brianna Karp, for instance,…