Now here’s what appears to be a bright idea offered by a California legislator. According to this news article, California Assemblyman Lloyd Levine, a Democrat from Van Nuys will introduce a bill to “ban incandescent lightbulbs by 2012 in favor of energy-saving compact fluorescent lightbulbs.” compact-fluorescent-bulb.jpgAs much as we all hate government interference in our lives, it may take small practical steps like these to move the energy/global warming agenda forward.

BTW, apparently the bill is actually called the “How Many Legislators Does it Take to Change a Lightbulb Act”. I guess when it comes up for a vote, we’ll have our punchline.