EXXON HACKS THE YES MEN

The Yes Men have been attacked.   There's no hard proof that the attackers is EXXON - but make up your own mind: EXXON HACKS THE YES MEN Yes Men badly need sysadmin, server co-location     Contact: mailto:people@theyesmen.org One day after the Yes Men made a joke announcement that ExxonMobil plans to turn billions of … Continue reading EXXON HACKS THE YES MEN

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The Yes Men pose as Oil Execs at Conference in Canada

This is a stunning act of direct action - Yessssss to the Yes Men!--------------------------------------Imposters posing as ExxonMobil and National Petroleum Council (NPC) representatives delivered an outrageous keynote speech to 300 oilmen at GO-EXPO, Canada's largest oil conference, held at Stampede Park in Calgary, Alberta, today. The speech was billed beforehand by the GO-EXPO organizers as … Continue reading The Yes Men pose as Oil Execs at Conference in Canada

More Rocky Roast photos

Here are few more photos from the Rocky Roast the other night. There are also some other posts and photos at Pom Poms Not Bomb Bombs Live Journal Page.Links to news:Rocky takes a couple of punches from his friends (Salt Lake Tribune)Off the AgendaThe Salt Lake TribuneArticle Last Updated: 05/20/2007 03:09:17 PM MDT var requestedWidth = … Continue reading More Rocky Roast photos

Roastin’ Rocky

Last night our radical cheerleading squad, Pom Poms Not Bomb Bombs performed at the Rocky Roast put on by the Salt Lake Acting Company.  It was great fun and everyone loved us!  I will be posting for photos later today or tomorrow, but here is a photo of us with Rocky (I am to Rocky's … Continue reading Roastin’ Rocky

The Burn Belt: Fire Predictions ‘Out West’

Treehugger has this post on this year's west's belt fire predictions.  Kinda scary.The Burn Belt: Fire Predictions 'Out West'by Tim McGee, Los Angeles on 05.17.07 Science & Technology (science) To match what we have been seeing ourselves, The U.S.D.A. Forest Service and Oregon State University researchers are predicting the Western U.S. is in for a … Continue reading The Burn Belt: Fire Predictions ‘Out West’

Utah Steps It Up!

Yesterday's Global Warming rally was a success! It was beautiful weather, lots of great entertainment, outreach and networking. Our tables were busy all day! I wasn't able to get as many photos as I usually do, due to my tabling activities, but I did get quite a few (see below). The highlight was being able … Continue reading Utah Steps It Up!

Step It Up! Global Warming Rally this Saturday

I will be participating in Salt Lake's Global Warming Rally on Saturday.  I will be doing outreach for Blue Sky Institute.  This event is being held as part of a nationwide campaign.  Here is a schedule of events that day: FREE CONCERT! LOS LOBOS   Please join Mayor Rocky Anderson and thousands of others this … Continue reading Step It Up! Global Warming Rally this Saturday

Rocky Mountain Power Doesn’t Like the Suggeston to Ban New Coal-Fired Power Plants

Of course they don't.  Why would someone who profits off of human needs be FOR something that could potentially diminish their profits?As a follow up to yesterday's news that Utah Doctors want to see some action to clean up our air, today's Deseret News, in Bad-air warning raises questions, reports that our power company is … Continue reading Rocky Mountain Power Doesn’t Like the Suggeston to Ban New Coal-Fired Power Plants

Mesopotamia Wetlands: Victim of War

“War is never an isolated act.”(Clausewitz, 1831) The effects of war are far more widespread than the average person considers. Eden in the Line of Fire By María Amparo Lasso * Ninety-three percent of the wetlands have disappeared in Mesopotamia, the great oasis of the Middle East. Now, war threatens to destroy what little remains. … Continue reading Mesopotamia Wetlands: Victim of War