How could that be?? We fill up our landfills with stuff that's easy to recycle?? People are dopes.
It must be true: I lifted it from a librarian blog! (See Information Junk for, you know, the proper citation and links (Oh, to the EPA. I guess they know what they're talking about.).)
Reasonably serious additional links:
Capital City weather: still rain
Reading: Pearl Cleage, Some Things I Never Thought I'd Do