Senate Debates Energy Bill Today

Lynne Kiesling Hold on to your wallets; the Senate is debating the energy bill today. I actually just heard John Thune say that ethanol is a clean fuel that will lessen our dependence on foreign oil. Spare me. Ethanol is neither clean nor a silver bullet to make us self-sufficient in energy. Ethanol production is … More Senate Debates Energy Bill TodayMore Senate Debates Energy Bill Today

Concert Ticket Sales Exploit Poverty?

Lynne Kiesling OK, so ‘splain me this: when is selling tickets on eBay that you’ve purchased for a popular concert “profiteering from misery”? When it’s a charity concert organized by the befuddled anti-capitalist Bob Geldof. Bob Geldof is a good musician (the Boomtown Rats were one of my favorite ’80s bands), and I recall attending … More Concert Ticket Sales Exploit Poverty?More Concert Ticket Sales Exploit Poverty?