America Loves Big Vehicles The Best. Are Pickups The Next Economic Bubble To Pop (After SUV’s)?

October 10, 2010 by  
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Image credit:Chart Of The Day: The Top 25 Nameplates In August And Year-To-Date, Edward Niedemeyer, The Truth About Cars What’s the first thing you thought of when you saw this chart? For me it was the stereotype of a single man, living with mom and dad or sharing a flat with online gamer-guys, flipping burgers or waiting tables for money: yet living-large with a new FD150.

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Russian Woman Builds House of 5,000 Glass Bottles

October 9, 2010 by  
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Photos: via siryoga Besides shipping pallets, milk and beer crates, glass bottles are another building material that can be cheap, easily collected and reused, like in this house of 5,000 glass bottles built by a woman in Novoshakhtinsk, Russia….

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Perfect Plant? 7 Great Uses For Industrial Hemp

April 20, 2010 by  
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Not to overly play into the stereotype of the TreeHugger moniker, but today is 4/20 so a quick review of all the great uses for industrial hemp –you know, that non-psychoactive relative of marijuana that for myriad moronic reasons is more or less illegal* to cultivate in the United States but not work with and sell–seemed apropos. From clothing, to food, to fuel, to a whole host of consumer and building products, not to mention helping in cleaning up soil pollution, it’s only … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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