On the Sixth Day of China: A Job for Everyone

Anyone who has been to China for more than one day would find it difficult to classify China as a communist country. Hell, you don't even need to go to China to know that it's not. Just look at all the billionaires buying up all the property in the United States and Canada. You didn't … Continue reading On the Sixth Day of China: A Job for Everyone

279 Days in the Mountains: Recycling, All the Boulderites Are Doing It

I previously wrote about trash and I think it’s about time for a follow up post concerning recyclables. For most of history, trash has just been trash. But if you know anything about Boulder, you won’t be surprised that Boulder is front and center in zero waste initiatives. Every building in the city is filled … Continue reading 279 Days in the Mountains: Recycling, All the Boulderites Are Doing It

Ten Weeks in the Mountains: Let’s Talk About Trash, Baby!

Let’s talk about things smelly. Let’s talk about all the things that I do now like dumping illegally. Let’s talk about trash. (If you’re too young to get the reference, click here.) No seriously, I’ve never understood “No Illegal Dumping” signs until now. Who would just chuck their trash anywhere they felt like it when … Continue reading Ten Weeks in the Mountains: Let’s Talk About Trash, Baby!