A year later and still worth a read...
I'm back on Facebook ... until I quit again and then joined again (more annoyance-hate than love-hate).
Government failure in perspective -- I am sorry to day that we now have more examples (stimulus, debt fiasco, banker bailouts). That post required that I clarify my politics, which some people still confuse with Republican (not!) and their version of libertarian. Perhaps it's just easier to accept that people don't fit into neat boxes?
One million acre feet -- just a reminder that the Pacific Institute (and others) still put too much faith in technology and too little weight on economic incentives when discussing water use efficiency.
The origins of conflict over resources (such as water) was recently updated (wrt climate and war) in The Economist.