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Thursday, August 23, 2012

Big Fracking Deal

We've reported on the work of Mark Ruffalo and a handful of other celebs in the fight to slow or stop "fracking" but today a much wider new group is launching, including Paul McCartney,  Hugh Jackman, Lady Gaga, Patti Smith, Mario Batali, Tim Robbins, Salman Rushdie,  Yoko Ono and Sean Lennon and dozens more (though they misspell one as "Roberto DeNiro").  See their site, Artists Against Fracking.   Their first aim: Letters to Gov. Andrew Cuomo in New York, as he gets ready to make a major decision. Here are Yoko and Sean on Jimmy Fallon discussing it:

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