When you hear the politicians (especially George W. Bush) clamor, they are mandating a master plan to launch "alternative fuels", IT SOUNDS, OH SO GOOD!. But when you dare to investigate you find it's just another corporate GET RICH QUICK scam. There really seems to be no hope for our human species as long as the emotional forces of fear and greed are alive and well.
Definition of Biofuel - can be broadly defined as solid, liquid, or gas fuel consisting of, or derived from recently dead biological material, most commonly plants. This distinguishes it from fossil fuel, which is derived from long dead biological material. FROM: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biofuel
After reading the article http://www.time.com/time/magazine/article/0,9171,1725975,00.html and becoming somewhat more knowledgeable about the quick fix of biofuel watch the rhetorical chicanery from one such politician... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zSlNzgvogxk
Here are 3 good videos to watch:
Barack Obama For President 08
Barack Obama, STAND BY ME (the USA)
"YES WE CAN" Music Video
CHENEY KNEW THE IRAQ WAR WOULD BE A MISTAKE IN '94
BRING THEM HOME NOW
CAROLYNCONNETION - I've got a mind and I'm going to use it!
YOU CAN BEAM ME UP NOW, SCOTTIE. Thinkingblue