Monthly Archives: October 2009

Is CO2 emissions good when it comes to ethanol?


Isn’t the promotion of ethanol as biofuel a curious choice if limiting the CO2 emissions is a desireable goal? Half the weight of the sugar molecule gets up in the air as CO2 when sugar gets fermented into ethanol. Hic, who are we kidding? Or is it just the revenooers that are on our trail?

The Constitution; a most fascinating document. Is it still relevant?


The Constitution; a most fascinating document. Is it still relevant? Maybe not, but who am I to judge. I am not a natural born citizen, not even a native born citizen or a native citizen, just a naturalized citizen. My naturalization service was held in Valley Forge, and we were 140 people from more than […]

Climate change: It’s all in the clouds.


Climate change: It’s all in the clouds. “All sunshine makes a desert.” This is an old Arabic proverb. The Arabs should know. They have a lot of deserts and more desert land is added every year in the Muslim world. Is this due to global warming, or is it due to mismanagement of precious water […]