Monthly Archives: October 2012

Paging Mr. Oil, Mr. Gas, Mr. Coal: Obama on Energy

Much of Tuesday night’s Presidential Townhall from Hofstra University focused on energy, and oil and gas policy in particular. Taking credit for recent increases in oil and gas production seems to be a particular obsession of President Obama’s. As I … Continue reading

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DPRK putting on the dog for tourists. Literally. #rsrh

Model City or Tourist Trap: Hoiryeong Sparkles “The redevelopment of downtown Hoiryeong, the North Hamkyung Province former home of Kim Jong Il’s mother that was designated a model city in 2009, has been completed, and the task of extracting foreign … Continue reading

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RIP Alex Karras: “Mongo only pawn in game of life.” #rsrh

Alex Karras, former NFL lineman, actor, dies at 77 LOS ANGELES – Alex Karras, who gained fame in the NFL as a fearsome defensive lineman and later as an actor, has died. He was 77. Craig Mitnick, Karras’ attorney, said … Continue reading

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WSJ: California’s Green Gas Shortages

California’s Green Gas Shortages “Gas prices in California have soared by 55 cents in a week to an historic high of $4.65 per gallon, about 84 cents higher than the national average. The immediate cause was a power outage at … Continue reading

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Gas Prices Rise Again Overnight in California – NYTimes.com

Remember that CA’s gasoline tax is a percentage, not a fixed amount, so state coffers benefit from rising gas prices. Some might call it a “windfall”. http://www.nytimes.com/2012/10/08/us/gas-prices-rise-again-overnight-in-california.html?pagewanted=all&pagewanted=print Gas Prices Rise Again Overnight in California By MICHAEL SCHWIRTZ The average price … Continue reading

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Cyber Attackers Target Iranian Oil Platforms, Official Says – NYTimes.com

http://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2012/10/08/world/middleeast/08reuters-iran-cyber.html Cyber Attackers Target Iranian Oil Platforms, Official Says By REUTERS DUBAI (Reuters) – Cyber attackers have targeted communication networks on Iranian offshore oil and gas platforms in the past few weeks, but their attacks have been repelled, a state … Continue reading

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Fact Checking CNN’s Fact Checkers

What is the value of fact checking if the fact-checkers don’t have a clue about the facts they’re checking? CNN’s Fact check: Oil and natural gas production under Obama goes to great lengths to debunk two sentences uttered by Candidate … Continue reading

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Dude, Where’s My Subpoena? Update on N.O.’s stoner city att’y. #rsrh

Love the headline, BTW. Jason Cantrell, New Orleans city attorney, suspended after marijuana allegedly falls out of his pocket at courthouse “The attorney was talking to a New Orleans police officer in magistrate court, where he was working on a … Continue reading

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FIFY, Presidential Debate Edition #rsrh

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DNC video: Mitt Romney, What a Guy

In the spirit of fairness, I’m posting the Democrats’ video which shows Mitt Romney as the mean, out-of-control wacko that he is. He obviously hates seniors.

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