Category: Opinion

Coffee Party – Civil Discourse in Politics

Consider the benefits of a view of today’s politics that includes facts and information, and a bit less hysteria. Get the Android Coffee Party News app Wake Up Stand Up. Share via social networks. Tweet

Share via social networks.

Permaculture and an Island Alcohol Economy

We’re waiting for hydrogen cars. We’re waiting for centralized sources of batteries for electric cars. We’re waiting for breakthroughs in solar efficiencies. We don’t have to wait for solar, its here, efficient and useful, even tho we have limited year…

Share via social networks.

Google on the Meaning of Open

Google continues to be one of the most culturally advanced organizations – believing that moving society forward with renewables, better communications connectivity and software is improving the civilization. For more about Google’s position, read details about Open following this clip…

Share via social networks.

Commercial Music: Honda CRV

Every now and again, a commercial combines visuals, music and information in way that entertains and informs. Its just that cool. Honda’s CRV current commercial does it. sweetness… My dress is torn, you have a black eye you got from…

Share via social networks.

Orcas Island TV Endorses George Mulligan and Vincent Dauciuanas for OPALCO Board

George Mulligan brings deep experience, an open mind and conservative values to the Board. His long commitment to the community as a 15 year resident of Friday Harbor and his 3 years of OPALCO Board experience qualifies him to continue…

Share via social networks.

OPALCO – Anti-nuclear petition

The events around Fukushima have raised awareness of the impact of nuclear spent fuel and the limitations of making an ultimately safe nuclear reactor. Residents have expressed concerns about the radioactivity found in the San Juan Islands, Seattle, Olympia and…

Share via social networks.

Bill Gates Lashes out at Individual Solar Installations as “cute”

Condescendingly Bill Gates, committed to Share via social networks. Tweet

Share via social networks.

March 18 – March 27 Radiation Animation the missing loop

Back around 3/12 many EPA monitors began reporting not available due to quality check. In some areas, like San Diego, large numbers of days of data are missing. It led me to believe some of these are real problems, some…

Share via social networks.

Apple Approves DiZaster Monitor App Version 1.1

The disaster in Japan isn’t about us, the nuclear radiation cloud currently floating over America. In 1988, the Chinese detonated an above ground atomic bomb that covered the US in radioactive materials. We live with the fact that there is…

Share via social networks.

Reasonable Caution Ahead of Emergency Situations

There is no danger as of the date of this post. I don’t expect any. If there is a danger of radioactive fallout in your area, there are some basic things you can do to avoid being injured. The fact…

Share via social networks.