Hey, want a view from the left, from Uncle Sam's red-headed stepchild? Course you do, check out this here link here for a fella preaching change on a bigger scale than Obama could imagine, or anyone this side of the big pond. Want a Japanese angle to this story? Er, you're outta luck. Try this here link to a Japan eco-blog, but Our Man fears it has more of a let's-change-the-lightbulbs approach to saving the world from catastrophe.