Californius energeticus

As a former OGJ West Coast editor, sometimes it's tough to resist the temptation to again indulge in a little Lotusland-bashing, especially when it's so timely.It's a cliché by now that everyone regards California as the US bellwether state: Whither go the Californians, so go we all, in due time. Even President George W. Bush's energy plan specifically noted the state's repeated self-inflicted damage to its energy sector and warned darkly of similar consequences for the rest of the US in taking the wrong path on energy.With that grim specter in mind, it's worth analyzing the psyche of Californius energeticus.Has anyone else noticed a parallel between the rec...

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