Do smokers not know that filters are not cotton, and not easily biodegradable? They are trash, yet most smokers I know/see throw them wherever they are when they finish smoking. Driving down the road, into the water, on the sidewalk. It’s especially gross finding them in the sand at the beach. It’s no different from crumbling up trash and tossing it at your feet.
Edit: I don’t mean to insinuate that [...]
Essential Intelligence Network
January 23, 2012
The purpose of the American pressure against Iran extends beyond the nuclear power projection Iran is busy obtaining. It is rather a wider encompassing strategy aimed at leveraging the resources of the middle-east in their larger sense in order to produce leverage on three fronts: Russia, China and the Muslim arena. These resources span over: geography, demography, water ways, drinking water, arable land, ethnic, linguistic and religious [...]
Many don’t believe our nation has been in decline for decades in spite of the loss of buying power, the need for bubbles to create illusions of growth, the continued flow of business, jobs and investment dollars out of the U.S. etc.
But one area that is a very good indicator is our infrastructure decay. As cities and states have spent more and more on “new” infrastructure to keep up with [...]