I couldn't resist.
Canadian pop star Matthew Good has officially come out against electricity. Seriously.
He wrote in a Facebook note Tuesday - which he has since deleted, probably after being made aware of how inept he sounds, but which is still available via Google cache:
Here’s the short of it. The world functioned prior to the advent of power. In fact, it did so incredibly well for millennia. Compare that to roughly a century and a half of modernity. What’s caused all the problems? The same sort of things we’re ‘turning to’ to solve them forgetting that we have within our means the actual solution – none of them.
I’m a fan of candle light. What can I say - candles don’t burn for 300 years whilst encased in concrete with the ability to cause cancer if the concrete cracks.