Blogs, environment, politics, technology and the kitchen link, often all in one post!

Sunday, August 26, 2007

D conference coverage

Previously mentioned D programming language conference written up at Lambda the Ultimate, Leancode, and Planet D.

Save the Environment: Repeal the Mortgage Interest Deduction

That's the title of a great Tax Policy Blog post:
Powerful U.S. Rep. John Dingell revealed Tuesday new details of his plan to cut global warming, including adding a 50-cents-a-gallon tax on gasoline and ending the mortgage tax deduction on what he called "McMansions," homes larger than 3,000 square feet.
On the same blog, France rejected a mortgage interest deduction.