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Elton John - Funeral For A Friend (Love Lies Bleeding)

Just because it seems to be Elton John night and this is my favorite song and best live performance of it!

The Koch Brothers Are Losing


Even Red States Canít Ignore Rising Green Economy

With so many homeowners and businesses making greener energy choices, private utilities ó along with big oil, gas, coal, and nuclear companies ó see the writing on the wall.

Unlike some other denizens of the fossil-fueled set, this gang isnít beating oil wells into solar panels, retiring nuclear reactors, or embracing wind and geothermal power. Instead, these guys are trying to coax lawmakers into rigging the rules against increasingly competitive new energy alternatives.

You see, the bulwarks of conventional energy are good at math. And the math is increasingly not in their favor.

Solar panels are growing so affordable, accessible, and popular that sun-powered energy accounted for 74 percent of the nationís new electric generation capacity in the first three months of this year. Wind power comprised another 20 percent, geothermal 1 percent, and natural gas plus other sources accounted for the final 5 percent.


Save the Rich!

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