A Country Built By Floods

North America has had millions of floods, which created the fertile soils of the Midwest. In this video, Tony Heller discusses geologic history and scientific illiteracy at The New York Times. PHOTO CREDIT: Wikimedia – 1935 Houston Flood

Environmentalists Gear Up for Fight Over Minnesota Pipeline

Environmentalist groups and their native American allies are gearing up for a fight over a recently approved upgrade to an oil pipeline that crosses the state. According to The Wall Street Journal, local sheriffs have been in contact with law enforcement in North Dakota seeking advice on how to handle protesters. What police in Minnesota,…

Anti-meat Thugs Intimidate Wisc. Grocery Shoppers

Anti-meat thugs decided to have a little fun intimidating shoppers at a Festival Foods in Madison, Wisconsin yesterday. According to the Wisconsin State Joural, while one of their ilk decided to play a guitar, Festival Food shoppers in the meat section were treated with such delightful rhetoric such as equating meat with murder and cow…

Kohler’s golf course plan hits environmental road block

Kohler’s inc. owns a 247-acre piece of land that overlooks Lake Michigan located in Wilson, Wisconsin on the outskirts of Sheboygan. The company would like to develop the land into a high efficacy golf course but when area residents and environmentalists found out about it, opposition to the proposal mounted. According to the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal…