NIMBY! Everybody likes wind-generated power, as long as they don’t have to see the turbines themselves! That's true for the Editor as well, but at least I admit it

From National Review Big Wind Gets Spanked in Michigan Citizens in 20 localities rejected wind-power expansion by Robert Bryce | May 12, 2017 4:00 AM | @pwrhungry Big Wind’s lobbyists and promoters love to claim that their projects are being welcomed by rural communities everywhere. The reality is rather different. Last Tuesday, voters in 20 …

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Three stories from the Lexington Herald-Leader

From the Lexington Herald-Leader: Eatery gains world attention hosting Beshear’s reply to Trump speech By Cheryl Truman | ctruman@herald-leader.com | March 1, 2017 3:06 PM EST The first Karin West knew of her diner’s impending worldwide exposure was when someone from Lexington Mayor Jim Gray’s office called to ask whether Lexington Diner could host a …

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Democrisy: the man who wanted to be President says that the next President shouldn’t take unilateral decisions

Secretary of State John F Kerry said: No one has a right to make decisions that affect billions of people based solely on ideology or without proper input. Hat tip to William Teach. Translation: no one has a right to take decisions that affect billions of people unless they take those decisions in the way …

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