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Top 10 Green Stories from Time Magazine

Time Magazine's latest issue covers the top 10 green stories of 2008, headlined by the Obama election. Here are the rest. 2. Congress Passes Renewable Energy Credits Federal tax credits for the solar and wind industries are set to expire at the end of '08. Gasp! 3. Offshore Drilling Debate "Drill, baby, drill." Are coastal waters safe now that the democrats are in office and gas prices have plummeted? 4. Failure of Warner-Lieberman The first national carbon cap-and-trade legislation gets whacked in Congress. 5. New Rules Put a ...

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What I Learned Peddling a Bike

Life as an entrepreneur started for me in front of the TV set in 1972 in Woodinville, Washington.  I was watching the Coyote Roadrunner Hour when my dad interrupted my Saturday morning ritual to entrust me with the sale of my sister Melody's blue Schwinn bike.  She had graduated to riding horses.  Being the only girl of seven kids, none of us boys would be caught dead on it.  With that many siblings, our parents were constantly on the run ...