Monthly Archives: December 2009

Hydroponic Urban Rooftop Greenhouse Farming

NYC has thousands of empty rooftops… flat, unused, full sun, vacant land. It’s enough space to feed 50 million people. Check out this video about state of the art urban farming techniques:

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US Govt War Spending Usurps Domestic

The U.S. spends more for war annually than all state governments combined spend for the health, education, welfare, and safety of 308 million Americans: here’s more This country doesn’t have a manufacturing industry, we really rely on the military for … Continue reading

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Global Warming Cartoon

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Eagle Attacks Photographer

Good thing he wasn’t standing near a cliff!

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Female Wasp Photograph

Incredible shot, what kind of camera equipment do you need to capture this kind of detail? Wow, here’s the link to flikr

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How Business Works

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New Years Eve In NYC

The Nerd is going skiing in Upstate NY, but if you are looking to find some good parties here in the city I recommend checking out Joonbug’s New Years Eve 2010 Party Guide.

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Obama’s Big Sellout – Matt Taibbi

Matt Taibbi has written some incredibly good articles this year about the banking industry. His latest piece for Rolling Stone about how Obama campaigned on the promise of reforming the banking industry and reshaping the economy in favor of the … Continue reading

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School Lunch Really Is That Gross

Fast food restaurants McDonalds & Burger King test their meat 5 to 10 times more often than the USDA tests school lunch meat. Same sickly feedlot cattle, just without the testing. Via

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2BG2FAIL – Morgan Stanley Vanity Plate

The plate belongs to Morgan Stanley Vice-Chairman Rob Kindler. What is wrong with these people?

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