Ungreen: Henrik Fisker now working on a jacked-up Mustang

By John Ruberry The Los Angeles Auto Show, one of America's two major car exhibitions--the other is in Detroit--concludes today. This year's edition has been packed with debut cars, as it always is. But one vehicle caught my attention, the Galpin-Fisker Rocket, a muscled-up version of a muscle car, the Ford Mustang. The name Fisker may … Continue reading Ungreen: Henrik Fisker now working on a jacked-up Mustang

The end of Obama-ism

By John Ruberry "The trouble with our liberal friends is not that they're ignorant; it's just that they know so much that isn't so." Ronald Reagan. With the latest Obama White House outrage, the VA Waiting List scandal, it's safe to declare an end of Obama-ism. And what is it? Obama-ism is the belief that … Continue reading The end of Obama-ism

What if they built a green town and no one came?

By John Ruberry Seven years ago ninety-percent of the small western Kansas town of Greensburg was destroyed by an F5 tornado. Two months later I visited there. Most of the rubble had been cleared away, FEMA housing was prevalent, as was the sound of rebuilding--power saws and hammers at work. The people I spoke with … Continue reading What if they built a green town and no one came?