Daily Archives for June 2, 2014

June 2, 2014

“EPA seeks 30% cut in power plant carbon emissions by 2030”

TweetWho’s ready for some “fuck you, come and take it”-action? — regardless of the happy, “historic” pro-environment spin being put on this by, for instance, USA Today: Taking a historic step to fight climate change, the Environmental Protection Agency today … Continue reading

02. June 2014 by Jeff G.
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June 2, 2014

“Vulnerable Senate Democrats fear impact of new EPA rule”

TweetSo argues the Washington Examiner’s editorial board.  And they’re probably right.  But then, there’s the problem with politics:  these Senate Democrats fear the impact of the new EPA rule (unconstitutional though it be, unless it’s a tax, in which case, … Continue reading

02. June 2014 by Jeff G.
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June 2, 2014

It’s okay to ask: Whose side is Obama on?

TweetI mean, I know we’re supposed to pretend that Obama is a great Dad, that he cares about the US in his own way — he just happens to think the founding and all the structural controls instituted as part … Continue reading

02. June 2014 by Jeff G.
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June 2, 2014

June fundraiser: capitalism lives! On life support, true. But it lives nevertheless! [sticky; new posts below]

TweetTime is drawing near as the new house gets closer to completion each day.  We have our pre-dry wall walk-through coming up on Friday, after which the spray foam goes in and seals up all the electrical, plumbing, low volt, … Continue reading

02. June 2014 by Jeff G.
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