Monthly Archives: May 2012

MY SECOND-MOST-REMARKABLE MOMENT, BY: DENNIS T. AVERY

I had my second-most-remarkable moment while at the Heartland climate skeptics’ conference in Chicago last week. The conference was terrific, for climate scientists, geologists, economists, NASA engineers, and interested attendees. The highlight for me, though, was Sebastian Lunning, who co-authored … Continue reading

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BIGCITYLIB, BY: DENNIS T. AVERY

The Heartland Institute, a Chicago libertarian think-tank, put up a billboard outside Chicago on May 3rd that showed a photo of a seedy-looking Ted Kaczynski, the Unabomber. The cut line read, “I believe in man-made global warming. Do you?” Heartland … Continue reading

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LOCOVORE’S DILEMMA: A DIFFERENT VIEW ON BUYING LOCALLY, BY: DENNIS T. AVERY

A Canadian couple of my acquaintance has just published a book provocatively titled The Locovore’s Dilemma: In Praise of the 10,000 Mile Diet. A new review in Publisher’s Weekly calls it a “daring, bare-knuckled, frequently sarcastic defense of the status … Continue reading

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