Friday, March 04, 2005
Leadheads and Idiots
"NASCAR Knocked By Lead-Heads" - "Environmentalists have blown a gasket over the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing's continued use of leaded gasoline in its stock car races. Since NASCAR has science and safety on its side, I hope it has the good sense not to cave in to this eco-harassment." (Steve Milloy, FoxNews.com)He should: Do better research than the bad guys - lead was removed from gasoline fuel not because it would reduce environmental lead, but because lead fouled up required catalytic converters containing expensive platinum. Check it out!