Going Green, Eco-Chicism and the Stain of Sustainability
It's Earth Day here in New Jersey, which is like having a one-day moratorium on gambling in Vegas. Eco Chic is shaking up and shaking down the world with a post-nineteenth century Shaker furniture blowout frenzy. The coffers of the climate control complex are also filling quickly with government contracts.
I love my planet earth and, due to my own failed attempts at capitalism, try to practice a Buddhafied version of material minimalism with strict ownership abstinence. Because I don’t have any money this is self-righteously easy for me, ...
Hey Detroit, Meet me in Havana
Cancun, where I await a flight to Havana, is a gastronomic vaudeville for Margaritaville Americans bent on rogue acts of gluttony. They even tried to get me into a time-share condo, “NOW, before time runs out!” For which I told them: