Psyching myself up to attend next weekend's finals, I dredged up video of the semifinal between Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer, a good point followed by a better, longer selection.
March 06, 2012
March 01, 2012
Because SUV owners run over their children at alarming rates, all U.S. car owners will have to pay perhaps $200 to add a rear-view camera, or $2.7 billion a year for the industry, per a new law.
September 07, 2011
Roger Federer has done this multiple times, but I need to do some research to put together a definitive list (If I could only do this once in my life!) See Fed's best shots, item number four for one such example.
August 05, 2011
Not only is inductive charging convient, if charging strips were built into highways, that would eliminate range paranoia, a large barrier to widespread adoption of electric vehicles.
July 11, 2011
There ought to be a law. Oh, there is.
PG&E is responsible for a large, gas pipeline, which exploded killing people, and burning homes to the ground. For a year, PG&E has apologized for -- the accident, for losing maintenance records, for failing to comply with Federal maintenance rules, for not informing regulators about problems, and now ...
June 15, 2011
Direct subsidies to Ethanol will reach $53.6 Billion within three years, but that doesn't count the increased cost of gasoline due to protective tariffs, the extreme damage done to the environment, the soaring cost of food, and new carcinogens being pumped into the air.
June 13, 2011
Discouraging report from Huffington Post on how the Obama administration is using de-regulation as a way to cozy up to big business, political contributors.
June 12, 2011
Keep reminding me. Why do so many people think President Obama is a liberal?
It's not what's he reads from a teleprompter that counts, it's what he does.
May 03, 2011
When Candidate Obama started his presidential campaign he was flown to the Idaho primary on the Archer Daniels Midland corporate jet, along with ADM directors, Democratic power-broker and lobbyist Tom Daschle and former GOP Presidential candidate Bob Dole.
April 27, 2011
Ezra Klein has it right (far right) on where Obama's policies originated -- virtually every major policy position Obama holds was originally a center-right Repubican idea.