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Entries by George Spyros from 10/2008

Solar Panels & Wind Turbines Power NYC Community Garden

| Posted 10.03.2008 | Green

Bette Midler and Target Launch Green Community Garden: Wind & Solar Power, LED Lighting, Rainwater Collection, ...

Tree Planting & Rock Concert Coming to NYC, LA, San Francisco

| Posted 10.03.2008 | Green

If you're not going to be stopping by the launch of the new East Harlem, energy-independent, green community garden tomorrow, why not volunteer for ...

ASES National Solar Tour Kicks Off October 4th

| Posted 10.03.2008 | Green

Okay New Yorkers, so if you not got to stop by the launch of the new East Harlem, energy-independent, green community garden tomorrow, nor the ...

ASES National Solar Tour Kicks Off October 4th with Chicagoland Bike Maps

| Posted 10.03.2008 | Chicago

Here in New York City where I now live, there's a lot of green going's on tomorrow: Bette Midler's ...

Regrets Only: 350 Campaign Invites Next POTUS-elect to United Nations Climate Talks

| Posted 10.07.2008 | Green

Just in time for the second presidential debate tonight, 350.org is launching a new campaign to send candidates Obama and McCain thousand...

Hilary Duff & Wanda Sykes Anti-Anti Gay Language PSA for GLSEN -- VIDEO

| Posted 10.10.2008 | Media

Think before you speak: GLSEN (The Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network) deploys actress-singer Hilary Duff and Comedian Wanda Sykes to speak...

Osama Printed Instead of Obama on Absentee Ballots, an Accident? VIDEO >>

| Posted 10.11.2008 | Politics

AP reports that hundreds of absentee ballots sent to voters in Rensselaer County, NY, identified the Democratic presidential candidate as 'Barack Os...

Palin Disputes Finding That She Abused Power VIDEO >>

| Posted 10.12.2008 | Politics

Sarah Palin yesterday defended her actions in the Troopergate scandal after an Alaska ethics report concluded that she had abused her gubernatorial ...

Emissions "Must be cut" by 80% by 2050 says British Climate Change Committee VIDEO>>

| Posted 10.13.2008 | Green

With dramatic video of melting arctic ice crashing into the ocean, including *insert metaphor* the fjord in Greenland that is believed to have produ...

Pollster Zogby: McCain on the Ropes, Must Turn It Around in Next 24 Hours, Election Could Be a Rout (VIDEO)

| Posted 10.13.2008 | Politics

Zogby sees the distinct possibility of a rout fomenting the weekend before election day especially since the McCain campaign is lacking a credible message and a focused message.

Obama's immediate measures to help economy: Jobs VIDEO >>

| Posted 10.13.2008 | Politics

HuffPo reports that Obama is calling for a 90-day moratorium on foreclosures and here's some AP video to give you the rundown: 1) more immediate s...

Human Egg Donors Make Cash in Economic Hard Times VIDEO

| Posted 10.14.2008 | Healthy Living

Making Extra Cash: Human Egg Donations on the Rise. WARNING: CUTE BABIES FEATURED IN THIS VIDEO >> The number of egg donations by women have...

Sarah Palin Enviro Hit List & Plastic Trees -- ZapRoot VIDEO >>

| Posted 10.14.2008 | Green

Arizona tests artificial CO2 filtering trees. Sarah Palin loves oil. Find ways to get rid of your junk mail. • ZapRoot gives a breakdown of the ...

Climate Change May Spread 'Deadly Dozen' Diseases, HHS Releases New Fitness Guidelines, Obese People's Behavior at Buffets VIDEO >>

| Posted 10.15.2008 | Healthy Living

Insider Medicine reports: • From Barcelona » According to experts from the Wildlife Conservation Society climate change may allow the spread of d...

Fuel Poverty in UK, Government Faces Court Action VIDEO >>

| Posted 10.15.2008 | Green

BBC News video segment: The UK government faces court action over claims millions are in fuel poverty despite a pledge to eradicate it. [today is Bl...

Obama Supporters Labeled Protesters in AP "Raw" VIDEO >>

| Posted 10.16.2008 | Politics

Setting the visual record straight Here's the title of the video issued by AP: Raw video: protesters crowd debate site. Here's the AP synopsis of t...

Joe the Plumber Obama Original Clip VIDEO >>

| Posted 10.16.2008 | Politics

Who is 'Joe the Plumber'? He is Joe Wurzelbacher, an Ohio man looking to buy a plumbing business who came to symbolize the notion of 'spreading the...

Joe the Plumber Uber Roundup: Can I Call You Joe? VIDEOS >>

| Posted 10.16.2008 | Politics

My friends, we're all becoming fast friends with Joe.... UPDATE: Joe on HuffPo: McCain Accuses Obama Of "Smearing" Joe The Plumber Toledo Blade: 'J...

Financial Bailout: American Communism Alive & Lives on 23rd Street NYC VIDEO >>

| Posted 10.16.2008 | Politics

United States communists say their time has come (full text of the video here) AFP news video segment pays a visit to US Communist Party headquarte...

Carticipate iPhone Mobile Social Network Ride Sharing Application

| Posted 10.16.2008 | Green

For your next automobile ride, will you meet the call to join in and Carticipate? Carticipate is the first loca...

Obama, McCain, Biden Comedy Roundup: Letterman, Leno, NYC Roast VIDEOS >>

| Posted 10.17.2008 | Politics

It's as if everyone knows the race is over and humor is the best means by which McCain can be put out of his misery and that we can all release a collective sigh of relief.

Down to the Wire: McCain's Narrow Margin Strategy & Political Lunch Election Roundup VIDEOS >>

| Posted 10.19.2008 | Politics

Political Lunch: Obama's up 7 points in the polls, but is he up where it counts, and can McCain's "narrow margin strategy" pull him through? ALSO: Wh...

Todd Palin "First Dude" Makes Local Campaign Stop [VIDEO]

| Posted 10.19.2008 | Politics

(Pittsburgh, PA) Todd Palin, "The First Dude" of Alaska and the husband of Republican Vice-Presidential nominee Gov. Sarah Palin campaigned locally ...

Obama Campaign Fundraising Review Roundup [Videos]

| Posted 10.20.2008 | Politics

Video news rundown following the history of Obama's fund-raising going all the way back to the time of Hillary days -- remember those days? October 2...

Sarah Palin Run For Senate? Alaska Senator Ted Stevens Corruption Trial Closing Arguments to Begin [VIDEO]

| Posted 10.21.2008 | Politics

Not to count any chickens, but did anyone else notice on Saturday Night Live Sarah Pallin told Lorne Michaels that she didn't think the opening ske...