Quote of the Week.
Front page of NY Times today: Carbon Dioxide Level Is at Its Highest in Human History. “The amount of the heat-trapping gas in the atmosphere has reached a level not seen for at least three million years, and scientists believe the rise portends large changes in the climate and sea level.”
“The revolution that has swept the food industry is expanding to retail: origins matter.
With fair-trade coffee and organic fruit now standard on grocery shelves, consumers concerned with working conditions, environmental issues and outsourcing are increasingly demanding similar accountability for their T-shirts. The issue has been brought to the forefront by the garment factory collapse in Bangladesh, which killed more than 800 people.
And some retailers are doing what was once unthinkable, handing over information about exactly how, and where, their products were made.
An old classic that keeps cropping up: 10 Things I Find Sexy in a Man (that Aren’t All About Sex). ~ Melanie Curtin
And the number one most trustworthy bestest car in the world is… Consumer Reports: The Tesla Model S is our top-scoring car (news.consumerreports.org)
The original remix:
“This is some hipster shit right here.” (best youtube comment)
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