Monthly Archives: May 2012

Japan’s use of Gas & Oil for power generation has doubled in 1 year. #rsrh

Japan’s use of thermal generation is up since March 2011 due to nuclear plant outages Japan’s use of thermal generation—the combined amount of electricity generated from natural gas, oil, and coal-fired plants—was up 40% for January-April 2012, compared to the … Continue reading

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Study Reveals the Gulf of Mexico Permitting Mess

In a rational world, the Federal government would act as a motivated lease owner who was interested in promoting the safe and environmentally responsible development of his mineral resource, consistent with sound conservation practice. That’s why there’s a permit process … Continue reading

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Sittin’ on Top of the World

And now she’s gone, and I’m not worried ‘Cause I’m sittin’ on top of the world.

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RIP Doc Watson, 1923-2012 #rsrh

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/05/30/arts/music/doc-watson-folk-musician-dies-at-89.html?pagewanted=1&_r=1&smid=fb-share Doc seemed like a true gentleman, a humble spirit with a God-given talent. Doc Watson, Earl Scruggs and Vassar Clements (to name three that come to mind) had class, integrity and longevity, which enabled them to share their talents … Continue reading

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Cuba waits for oil dreams to materialize. #rsrh

http://www.theadvertiser.com/article/20120528/NEWS01/205280324/Cuba-waits-oil-dreams-materialize?odyssey=tab%7Ctopnews%7Ctext%7CFRONTPAGE

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Video: Kim Jong Un goes to the Zoo. #rsrh

Video: Kim Jong Un goes to the zoo The zookeepers must have cringed in fear that the baboons might fling shit at Pudgy Leader, and thus earn 25 years in the Gulag. For the zookeepers, not the baboons. The Pyongyang … Continue reading

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Sudden Rash of ‘Traffic Accidents’ Kills 30 N. Korean Officials

Take the world’s most paranoid/delusional Stalinist regime, add nuclear ambition and stir. Turn the whole mess over to a 29-year old who, by rights, should be playing video games in his parents’ basement; what’s the worst that could happen? This, … Continue reading

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Why Is The State Department Partnering With Convicted Bomber #BrettKimberlin ?

I’ve been racking my brain, trying to figure out what it is that differentiates this Brett Kimberlin character from Ted Kaczynski. Why Is The State Department Partnering With Convicted Bomber Brett Kimberlin If you follow the blogosphere, you’ll know that … Continue reading

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Repsol comes up dry for Cuba exploration well [UPDATED]

World Oil: Repsol comes up dry for Cuba exploration well WASHINGTON — Spanish oil firm Repsol has announced that an exploratory well in Cuban waters wasn’t successful and will be capped. In February, Repsol initiated deep-water exploration drilling about 50 … Continue reading

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You Gotta Have a Narrative

As long as our system rewards an interesting personal narrative over character, achievement or intelligence, we will have a problem with people embellishing their resumes to gain an advantage. Barack Obama and Elizabeth Warren are only the most recent examples. … Continue reading

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