|It coulda been us!|
While driving through a violent thunderstorm this afternoon, we heard a radio news item so infuriating that we almost lost control. We'll let One of Nine cover the idiocy while we unwind with a cold one.
Local state Assemblywoman Barbara Lifton is calling for federal and state investigations into hydraulic fracturing after a series of New York Times articles raised concerns about the industry this week.
The reports show industry insiders questioning whether companies are as well-off as they claim, comparing gas drilling to the housing or dot-com industries right before they crashed.Unlikely Hospitalist ripped the NYT piece apart last night: Frackophobia at the New York Times.