Consider this your daily dose of fracking, just without the fluids. Pardon the poor taste in puns, but the process, short for "hydraulic fracturing", seems to be in the news just about once an hour these days and today is no exception.
The avearage age of a US car hit an all time high in 2011.
The average age of vehicles hit a record high in 2011 of 10.8 years. The fact that cars and trucks are getting older sounds like bad news for the state’s new auto sales. However, Tim Jackson, President of the Colorado Automobile Dealers Association says dealers are selling more cars even as the age of the average car grows.
Screencap of how en.wikipedia.org appears today (01/18/2012) during the internet protest of SOPA/PIPA
People attempting to access Wikipedia across Colorado and the US Wednesday morning were met with a dark screen. What gives? The massive user edited online encyclopedia has blocked US users from creating and reading its entries to protest the controversial SOPA/PIPA anti-piracy bills.
With shows like American Idol bringing a major increase in revenue dollars for TV networks, there’s an old American musical art form which is also seeing an increase in popularity with a younger audience across the country, and right here in Colorado.