Fred, We Hardly Knew Ye!

After much bluster and rumor-mongering, but little campaigning, Fred Thompson has quit the presidential race. I am sorely disappointed. Until his slow and weak official entry into the race, I thought Thompson would make one of the best candidates in the Republican field. I would rather have seen his step up the intensity (and enthusiasm) of his campaign in the last two months.

Ethanol’s Dirty Side

According to this report to the California Air Resources Board, total ethanol emissions actual surpass fossil fuel emissions. Hat tip to Blog.