recycling

Plastic Packaging Is Good for the Earth? Rubbish!

A New York Times' blogger argues that wasting food is worse for the environment than a bit of plastic packaging that extends its shelf life. Why? Because of the methane food produces when it decays, he says. But the argument is rubbish as composting and buying locally would solve the problem.

Dumb money-saving tips

Every Web site you turn to, including this one, has lists of ways to save money during the recession. Some are great and some are OK, and a few...