During colonial times in America, if you wanted to convince or inform people about some issue that you considered important, you went to the local printer and got some pamphlets printed. You then handed them out, read them to anybody that was interested, nailed them to the town bulletin board, or the nearest tree. The first amendment was specifically written to protect this type of activity and the writers or "pamphleteers".Who Links Here
The Republican National Convention Bloggers
Sunday, June 25, 2006
(Thanks to Just One Minute.)
The new government mandate to use ethanol as a fuel additive has struck me as a gigantic government boondoggle on par with the Synfuels scam of the late 1970s.
Just One Minute has a roundup and discussion from various sources. The commenter crosspatch really brings up some key points about how ethanol as a fuel substitute has some inherent weaknesses.
More taxpayer money wasted by the Congress.