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Entries by Joseph Romm from 07/2008

McCain's Cruel Offshore Drilling Hoax

| Posted 07.10.2008 | Green

Why hasn't big oil gotten around to the 34 billion barrels already available to them offshore, given the staggering price for oil? Because it ain't easy being non-green offshore.

Study: If You Want Smarter Kids, Shut Coal Plants

| Posted 07.15.2008 | Green

The study, which uses molecular markers to directly track exposure to coal plant emissions, provides yet more evidence -- if any were needed -- to ban traditional coal plants.

McCain Lies About Oil Drilling and the Media Yawns

| Posted 07.29.2008 | Politics

I don't see how there is any serious prospect for solving our energy security problem or our climate problem if the traditional media doesn't do any policing whatsoever of statements by major politicians.

McCain's Ad Team are Mad Men

| Posted 07.30.2008 | Politics

2008-07-30-attackad.jpg Can anyone stop the madness? As depicted on the award-winning AMC show, people in the advertising industry in the 1960s are utterly despicable. So is McCain's ad team.

McCain and the Nukes of Hazard

| Posted 07.31.2008 | Politics

Forget the facts -- who doesn't want to be like the French when it comes to nuclear power? Other than, maybe, the French nuclear workers.