Monthly Archives: April 2019

The Ilitch Perfidy Makes It To The Media Majors– Now What?

With HBO now coming after Detroit’s second-favorite billionaire family in the city’s Holy Trinity– comprising the Ilitches, Dan Gilbert, and Matty Moroun- a city waits with bated breath to figure out what’s next. The Time Warner subsidiary, which is known … Continue reading

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Environment, Epidemiology, and Economy

Just in time for Earth Day, I just finished Dan Fagin’s 2013 book, Tom’s River: A Story of Science and Salvation, which I picked up in advance of a trip to the coastal hinterlands of New Jersey for a wedding … Continue reading

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Happy Earth Day From Your Local Coal Fiends

Wonder whether this butterfly was photographed near the DTE coke plant on Zug Island (River Rouge, Michigan), the Monroe Coal Plant (Monroe, Michigan, 3400MW), the St. Clair Generating Plant (1982MW), the Belle River Plant (East China, Michigan, 1260MW), or the … Continue reading

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