Cindy over at
lets rip a little bit of a rant, and it’s good that she did. Her anger or frustration at the “all hat no cattle” public personas of our supposed leaders on sustainability issues is warranted and timely, what with
recent fake photo op (is that redundant?). I agree that one of the keys to solving this mess we’re in (and yes, we’re in a mess) is to simply use less and enjoy more. I saw a sign – perhaps by some group like the Ad Council – that suggested people replace the Sunday drive with the Sunday walk. That’s the kind of common sense advice that can really make a difference.
If you want to read more details of how Washington DC is full of phonies, here’s the
. [Source: Seattle Times, via Domestic Fuel]