Monthly Archives: September 2013

Borneo: Emergency Call for National Park


palm oil plantation (Photo credit: angela7dreams) (This used to be rainforest.) Received this urgent action call this morning from Rainforest Rescue.  Those f-ing greedy palm oil companies won’t stop in their Sherman’s March of destruction to the sea. The palm … Continue reading

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Jon Stewart’s Righteous Indignation Boils Over!


Jon Stewart’s shtick is really more pointing out hypocrisy or showing film clips that directly counter whatever bloviating a politician is doing lately.  It’s low hanging fruit. As such, personally, I’m more of a Stephen Colbert fan.  It takes a … Continue reading

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Another Redneck Raises My Ire


As I post some of my Costa Rica photos (Yes, there really is a country that cares about the environment), let’s take this little break. So, I’m stopped at a red light on the way home from work the other … Continue reading

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Costa Rica Flowers – The First of My Collection of Pics


There was so much beauty in Costa Rica.  The flowers.  The wildlife. The scenery. The girls…. So in a series of photo collections I took, I’ll try to post some nice pics to give us all a view of the … Continue reading

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Even in Costa Rica – Palm Oil Plantations. The Scourge Never Ends


I was planning on a trip to Sumatra this past August to see the palm oil devastation for myself (and see my beloved orangutans), but things didn’t quite work out that way.  For one, it’s about a two-day flight each … Continue reading

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