For all of us worried about the energy problem in the US, take heart. According to the NY Times, "Energy Use Can Be Cut by Efficiency, Survey Says." Flashback to Family Feud: top answer? Fluorescent lightbulbs!
'One of the great mysteries is why the public has not shifted faster to fluorescent bulbs' said Alexander Lidow, a Stanford-educated physicist and the chief executive of International Rectifier, a maker of power management equipment of energy-efficient appliances."