Good News! New York’s Highest Court Rules Bronx Zoo Elephant Is Not Human

In a 5-2 decision last week, New York’s Court of Appeals, which is the state’s supreme court, rejected the Nonhuman Rights Project’s (NhRP) lawsuit claiming Happy the Elephant isn’t an animal, had personhood rights and is being held against her will by the Bronx Zoo. The court’s ruling was the most recent rejection of the NhRP’s attempt… Read More Good News! New York’s Highest Court Rules Bronx Zoo Elephant Is Not Human

#COVID-19 Cases Spike In Cities With Strict Virus Rules

Despite reimposing a mask mandate in July, Los Angeles County saw nearly a 700% increase from its 2 week average. According to data assembled and updated Monday by The New York Times, despite cases rising rapidly around the country, cities with mask and vaccination mandates are seeing the largest share of increases in COVID-19. For… Read More #COVID-19 Cases Spike In Cities With Strict Virus Rules

Texas ERCOT to Boost State Power Grid With … More Renewables!

If this wasn’t so unbelievable it would be laughable. From Clean Technica: “Texas to Add 35 Gigawatts of Wind & Solar in Next 3 Years — Boosting Grid Resilience By Zachary Shahan Published 1 day ago Clearly, the news story of the week — well beyond CleanTechnica — has been Texas and some neighboring regions… Read More Texas ERCOT to Boost State Power Grid With … More Renewables!

Endless Summer in New York

Fifteen years ago the New York Times announced the “Endless Summer” due to global warming. Since then New York has had many of their worst snowstorms, with another on the way this week. And, according to Tony Heller, that is just the beginning of the New York lunacy …