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Sun Media Interview on Light Bulb Totalitarianism

Saturday, October 6, 2012 21:00 1 Comment

Here is an article on the incandescent bulb ban for which I was interviewed by Sun Media of Canada. The writer was much more fair than the previous writer who interviewed me for Gizmodo.

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The Government’s Green Light Bulbs Are Bad For Your Health

Monday, July 23, 2012 2:43 3 Comments

Is it any surprise that a team of researchers have found that compact fluorescent light (CFL) bulbs are a health hazard? “Despite their large energy savings, consumers should be careful when using compact fluorescent light bulbs,” said Professor Rafailovich. “Our research shows that it is best to avoid using them at close distances and that they [...]

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Chevy Runs Out of Voltage

Sunday, March 4, 2012 12:41 2 Comments

It looks like America’s most celebrated car has died in spite of it being the government’s poster child for saving the planet. The government’s ObamaMobile is a flat-out failure. From the Washington Examiner comes this article: General Motors Co. announced the temporary suspension of Chevrolet Volt production and the layoffs of 1300 employees, as the company is [...]

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Hoarding 100-Watt Incandescent Bulbs

Monday, May 30, 2011 21:49 5 Comments

I admit to hoarding 100-watt incandescent light bulbs for some time now. I get them at Meijer’s for $1.23 per 4-pack, and I pay about twice as much for the beautiful GE Reveal bulb. My basement root cellar, which is earmarked for food, has become the unfortunate landing spot for this pile of soon-to-be contraband, [...]

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