Bus Crash Video

I came across this video at The World According To Chuck. It’s a bit disturbing when you consider the damage done in this accident. I’m not sure why this bus doesn’t even slow down, whether inattention, a medical issue with the driver, or an equipment malfunction. It is a reminder, though, of the incredible power Read More …

iLCP February 2010 Newsletter | blog.artwolfe.com

iLCP February 2010 Newsletter | blog.artwolfe.com I’m a long-time fan of Art Wolfe’s work. It has been a critical component of my evolution as an environmentalist. His work taught me to appreciate the wild places, the wild things. With that appreciation came a desire to preserve. It delights me, then, to learn that he is Read More …

iLCP February 2010 Newsletter | blog.artwolfe.com

iLCP February 2010 Newsletter | blog.artwolfe.com I’m a long-time fan of Art Wolfe’s work. It has been a critical component of my evolution as an environmentalist. His work taught me to appreciate the wild places, the wild things. With that appreciation came a desire to preserve. It delights me, then, to learn that he is Read More …

This Weekend’s Read

I just finished up “Greasy Rider”, by Greg Melville. The premise captured me: two guys (dudes per the cover) driving across the country (from Burlington, Vermont to Berkeley, California) in a veggie-oil powered car. That, to me, sounds awesome. A nice book, more than just a travelog. Melville takes a pretty good (if not in-geeky-depth) Read More …

Me, da Lib

I can’t help being liberal, and wouldn’t if I could. That’s the heart I’ve been given. Compassion is my core directive. It’s where I try to focus. I often fail, but the call remains. I’m weary, though, of those “conservatives” somehow deciding compassion is a moral weakness. That demanding equality for all is “ungodly”. Expecting Read More …

Me, da Lib

I can’t help being liberal, and wouldn’t if I could. That’s the heart I’ve been given. Compassion is my core directive. It’s where I try to focus. I often fail, but the call remains. I’m weary, though, of those “conservatives” somehow deciding compassion is a moral weakness. That demanding equality for all is “ungodly”. Expecting Read More …