Words of Advice:

"If Something Seems To Be Too Good To Be True, It's Best To Shoot It, Just In Case." -- Fiona Glenanne

"Flying the Airplane is More Important than Radioing Your Plight
to a Person on the Ground Who is Incapable of Understanding or Doing Anything About It." -- Unknown

"Everything is easy if somebody else is the one doing it." -- Me

"What the hell is an `Aluminum Falcon'?" -- Emperor Palpatine

"Eck!" -- George the Cat

Thursday, November 20, 2008

Positive News for Fuel Economy and the Environment

Henry Waxman has defeated John Dingell in a bid to be the chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee.

This is huge, as Dingell has stood in the way of every attempt to raise mileage standards or to clean up vehicle exhaust. Even when he gave way, it was after a bruising fight. Detroit might not be in the same awful position that it is today if Dingell had not protected "business as usual" for them.

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