Our friend Ed had an electric car in the seventies, and probably looked like a bit of a ninny tootling around town. Now he's our environment guru, in the days when everyone is scuttling to buy a hybrid car. Strange that it is disaster that motivates a country, when people in the know had been informing her for years that she must change her ways. "Strange are the ways of the Lord."
[The Huffington Post is pleased to offer its readers a HuffPost exclusive: free downloads of tracks from songwriter/actress Rebecca Pidgeon's upcoming album Tough On Crime. Each week leading up to the October 25th release date of the album, a new track will be posted for downloading on Rebecca's blog. A portion of every CD sold will go to support the Katrina relief efforts of the Red Cross.]