Gasoline Powered Alarm Clock
Posted by greg2213 on March 27, 2010
Well, our Goovernment has done it again. The gasoline powered alarm clock has been approved as an Energy star appliance. And people wonder why we don’t trust the Gov to nationalize health care and run it better than private companies.
From WattsUpWithThat (emphasis in the original:)
WASHINGTON — Does a “gasoline-powered alarm clock” qualify for the EnergyStar label, the government stamp of approval for an energy-saving product?
Like more than a dozen other bogus products submitted for approval since last June by Congressional auditors posing as companies, it easily secured the label, according to a Congressional report to be issued Friday. So did an “air purifier” that was essentially an electric space heater with a feather duster pasted on top, the Government Accountability Office said.
the rest: Energy Star-t Your Engines