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Coronavirus versus global dimming

The above information came my way a couple days ago in the midst of the coronavirus outbreak. The chart came to my attention because it was claimed to be authoritative about the virus. The information is cross-referenced here: https://rentry.co/covid-19-is-not-like-the-flu As I type this, NYC has found its second patient today. The fiftysomething male individual infected […]

CLIMATE CRISIS! CLIMATE ACTION!

(an evening of theater and discussion about global warming and what we can do–will be presented Friday 2/28 at Park Slope United Methodist Church) Park Slope United Methodist Church will be producing CLIMATE CRISIS! CLIMATE ACTION! The evening will include a performance of my play PLANET PHUCKETT this coming FRIDAY, February 28. Park Slope United […]

Nature Bats Last speaks to Dr. Paul Ehrlich

If you’re not familiar with the Nature Bats Last Podcast (and you’re paying attention to climate issues), you should be. Dr Guy McPherson (and co-host Kevin Hester) interviewed Dr. Paul Ehrlich, the man who became famous for telling the world about the Population Bomb. Ehrlich was just back from Australia and the sites of the […]

2014 Warnings from “The Newsroom”

I know, I decided I wasn’t going to post after awhile. But I lied. This might be of interest to you. And if you are reading the tea leaves, this shouldn’t be news. This all reflects back on an episode of the HBO series THE NEWSROOM from 2014. Not coincidentally, it was the first interview […]

The ‘Planet Phuckett’ Yeast-Sex Tour

Originally posted on The Brooklyn Culture Jam:
Yes, that’s a MS paint button. Other than that, it’s all me.  I wanted people to know that if they missed my play PLANET HOSPICE (a theatrical romp through human extinction) at United Solo and the Ithaca Fringe and the Tampa Fringe (and most recently at the Tremors Art Show…

A thought for 2020

I know, in my post for Xmas I said this was the last blog I was doing when I talked about the Pliocene and our inevitable extinction. Many of you gave up on me. I wasn’t trying to pull your leg, but I’ve had a few days to think about reactions. Many of you said […]

A video you should check

I know, I said I was slacking off on writing, but I’m just sharing someone’s work and not composing an essay myself. My addition here is from a video first uploaded to Youtube in February. It’s a long view of where we are vis global warming and the dire nature of what we face. What […]