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Fossil Fuel Energy

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2009

    Wacky Snacks: Zooland & Carland Printed Biscuits

    ​ So it's been a while since we've done one of these "Wacky Snacks" posts.  It was put on hiatus not because there was a lack of "Wacky Snacks" out there, but because it takes a lot of time to produce an episode, er, blog post, what with the picture taking and ingredient li ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2009

    Californians Fare Best in NRDC Oil-Dependence Rankings

    ​The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) just concluded a press conference in Washington, D.C., where the environment protectors released a report ranking states by: a) how vulnerable its citizens are to the combined effects of the economic downturn and changing oil prices and, b) significant ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2009

    Taco Bell Crime of the Week!

    All the proof you'll ever need that Taco Bell does, indeed, KILL. From the Cornhusker State:A Chambers Nebraska woman was killed Friday afternoon in North Platte after a 75-foot Taco Bell sign fell on top of the pickup she and her husband were in.Diana Durre, 49, died at the scene before paramedics ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2009

    Feds Indict Computer Tech for Long Beach Oil Rigs

    A federal grand jury in Los Angeles indicted an Upland IT contractor for allegedly sabotaging the offshore oil rig computer systems that he helped install for a Long Beach-based company. Mario Azar, 28, was charged Tuesday with a single count of unauthorized impairment of a protected computer, an al ... More >>

  • Culture

    January 15, 2009
  • Blogs

    June 23, 2008

    Kid Rock says steal music, gas

    I think I have to start liking Kid Rock now.....eeeewwww..... From BBC News: "Kid Rock said his record company Atlantic had asked him to 'stand up for illegal downloading' a few years ago because it told him 'people are stealing from us and stealing from you'." Kid Rock has just played his fi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2007

    Explosive Gas

    With the exception of the friendly folks at Sound Energy Solutions (SES), a subsidiary of Mitsubishi and ConocoPhillips, just about nobody in Long Beach—Mayor Bob Foster and most residents who already think there's enough industrial pollution at the port—want to see a Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) ... More >>

  • News

    July 5, 2007

    Corn Power

    How to Make and Use Biodiesel

  • News

    November 2, 2006

    Mostly, No

    WEB EXCLUSIVE! Ladies and gentlemen, the propositions!

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2006

    Popcorn and Greenhouse Gases (non Al Gore edition)

    Hot on the heels of last night's Orange County Film Society's premier of Chris Paine's Who Killed the Electric Car?– a documentary that makes the "compelling case: that oil companies, automakers, lawmakers, consumers and the media killed a workable solution to air pollution, global warming, so ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 28, 2006

    Offshore Oil Drilling Deja Vu All Over Again

    We swear we already warned you about a congressional vote to drill off our coast, and then rejoiced with you when it was defeated. Yeah, wasn't it like two weeks ago? Never underestimate the power of Big Oil lobbyshits. Congress, obviously in need of a diversion from far more grave national matters ... More >>

  • Film

    June 22, 2006

    Funeral March

    Who Killed the Electric Car?

  • Blogs

    May 15, 2006

    Save Our Coast, Kill a Fat Cat

    U.S. House of Representatives Interior and Environment Appropriations bill vote = time to once again argue for opening the California coast to more offshore oil drilling. Within minutes, we received alerts from Surfrider and SaveOurEnvironment.org of this: In the next few days, the House of Represen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2006

    We're Gonna Need a Bigger Cave

    Ah, the Starbucks at UCI. There are few better places to score (or, in my case, just scope) erudite chicks. Right now there's a blonde sitting nearby who could pass for Galadriel: tall, willowy, with eyes like emerald searchlights. Or maybe they're hazel - to find out would require exceedingly cree ... More >>

  • Columns

    April 27, 2006

    Commie Girl

    Sex, Sex, Sex! No, really: sex

  • News

    December 2, 2004

    Mild In the Streets

    Buy Nothing Day Bombs at Fashion Island

  • Music

    April 29, 2004

    Rest In Peace, Ray

    But Ronnie Van Zant spins in his grave

  • Columns

    March 4, 2004

    No Blood for Wesson Oil!

    The futures so fried youve gotta drive green

  • News

    April 24, 2003

    Get Your Iraqs Off

    This time, its sexual

  • Columns

    September 12, 2002

    American Girl

    Screw Cheneyland! Homes where bold types dwell

  • Unknown

    July 4, 2002
  • News

    May 2, 2002

    Mondo Washington

    Fossil Fools

  • Food

    December 27, 2001

    Sweeeeeet!

    Her life is a box of chocolates

  • Columns

    June 14, 2001
  • Columns

    January 18, 2001
  • Unknown

    August 24, 2000
  • Unknown

    August 17, 2000
  • News

    November 11, 1999

    The Bad Old Days

    If we knew then what we know now, theres a chance Brea Olinda High School would not exist

  • News

    October 21, 1999

    Its a Gas, Gas, Gas

    LA controversy raises concerns about Brea-Olinda High Schools safety

  • News

    September 2, 1999

    Down on the Fuel-Tank Farm

    El Toro Airport Watch No. 116

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