Tuesday, March 23, 2004

It's A Floor Wax And A Dessert Topping

Oh my. Read this. Here's another PorkForest story in the Iowa City Press-Citizen and this one's pretty absurd.

While generating $85 million in annual spending for Johnson County, a proposed rain forest and education project also could help create 1,400 new jobs, officials said Monday.

The Iowa Environmental/Education Project will create 2,900 "ripple effect" jobs statewide

Says who? Massachusetts-based ConsultEcon. I wonder what their track record at being engineering psychics is?