Who Needed that Wheel Thingy Anyway?

Chairman: Yes, and, and, and the wheel. What about this wheel thingy? Sounds a terribly interesting project to me. Marketing Girl: Er, yeah, well we’re having a little, er, difficulty here… Ford Prefect: Difficulty?! It’s the single simplest machine in the entire universe! Marketing Girl: Well alright mister wise guy, if you’re so clever you tell us what colour it … Continue reading Who Needed that Wheel Thingy Anyway?

Report from Louisiana: More Lawsuits Against Big Oil

By:  Pat Austin BATON ROUGE – It is not news that the Louisiana coastline has been extensively damaged through the years by energy companies who have left miles of canals and channels dredged through our wetlands as part of the process of harvesting the vast oil resources in our state.  It is also not news … Continue reading Report from Louisiana: More Lawsuits Against Big Oil

Lenten Reflections 4th Monday of Lent: As Needed

Yesterday's first reading from the book of Joshua documents one of the most significant events in Jewish History: Then the LORD said to Joshua, "Today I have removed the reproach of Egypt from you." 3While the Israelites were encamped at Gilgal on the plains of Jericho, they celebrated the Passover on the evening of the … Continue reading Lenten Reflections 4th Monday of Lent: As Needed