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Rosemont Copper Company intends to dump billions of tons of mine waste laced with mercury, lead, arsenic and other poisons on more than 3,000 acres of the Coronado National Forest in Southern Arizona. Read more...
I remember many, many years ago when my dad decided to buy an old house for the rental income. The house itself was built at the turn of the last century and had originally been the servants quarters for a much larger house down the street. It Read more...
Every year power plants generate 140 million tons of coal ash, enough to fill a train stretching from the North Pole to the South Pole. Read more...
C&L's Late Night Music Club With The Coasters
Carl Gardner, original lead singer for The Coasters, died Sunday in Florida of congestive heart failure and vascular dementia. He was 83 years old. May he rest in peace. Here's one of my favorite Coasters songs. Read more...
Well, my goodness. It looks as though the people in the path of that massive ash spill are going to be, um, immunologically challenged! Yes, despite Read more...

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[media id=7016] [H/t Heather] The environmental disaster first disclosed a few days ago is growing much bigger than authorities described: A coal as Read more...
Congress isn't doing very good either, but Broder's boy is at 22% Overall, the president's approval rating has dropped five points from last week and Read more...
Chris Matthews cuts through the spin and pins the blame squarely where it should be: On House Republicans and John McCain who promised to deliver the Read more...
McCain's Media is finally waking up to the fact that despite his impressive biography and (now defunct) honesty and straightforwardness, John McCain Read more...
Red Room: This is your nation on white privilege Alas, a blog: So McCain is the candidate with the foreign policy experience ready to lead on day one Read more...