Category Archives: Peak Everything
As somebody who’s currently sitting in front of two computers and a smartphone, this is a must-read reminder of the costs of these devices: The fact is, we’re going to keep buying our consumer electronics. The good news is, doing … Continue reading
(I’m still “away” but I couldn’t let this go unremarked…) From the Independent by way of TOD, bls and Dean Knisely: Thousand of protesters took to the streets, waving the orange flags of the opposition. Before long, looting began. Buildings … Continue reading
I just ran across this little clip which does a great job of explaining what’s going on with the whole subprime drama–check it out.
Lee’s put up a review of a review of a cookbook which inspires me to think out loud a bit about food. The points raised about cooking are spot on—that is, cooking is an essential skill that Americans need to … Continue reading
A number of folks have linked to a quite memorable set of predictions for the forthcoming year from James Kunstler’s Fustercluck Nation blog. I think that 2008 has demonstrated the fragility of our current economic system. In particular I think … Continue reading