Ted Williams's Blog Archive March, 2012
SILT, Colo. – As federal officials consider how to move forward on oil shale development, a sportsmen’s coalition is urging caution because no proven technology exists and the impacts on the West’s public lands, fish, wildlife, water and air quality are unknown.
King Erysikhthon ("the tearer up of the earth") chopped down the
sacred grove of the goddess Demeter to build himself a feast-hall. As
punishment Demeter inflicted him with an insatiable hunger that eventually
drove him to devour his own flesh.