Monday, 12 March 2012

Gov. Chris Christie Calls Veteran An 'Idiot' In Shouting Match

Gov. Chris Christie Calls Veteran An 'Idiot' In Shouting Match

Commented Mar 12, 2012 at 17:44:00 in Politics

“But only because the man was acting like one.
Passion does not excuse boorish behavior and refusing to allow your interlocutor to speak is simple thuggery.
Secret Court Hearings For 'Embarrassed Intelligence Agencies'

Secret Court Hearings For 'Embarrassed Intelligence Agencies'

Commented Mar 12, 2012 at 17:41:33 in UK

“True, it is very embarrassing when people who give information to our intelligence agencies are killed.
Obama's Religion Still A Campaign Issue: Many Alabama, Mississippi Voters Believe President Is Muslim

Many Alabama, Mississippi Voters Believe President Is Muslim

Commented Mar 12, 2012 at 13:16:37 in Politics

“And we let these people vote?
BP's Influence Peddling In Congress Bears Fruit Two Years After Gulf Spill

BP's Influence Peddling In Congress Bears Fruit Two Years After Gulf Spill

Commented Mar 12, 2012 at 10:41:39 in Politics

“Politicians should be limited to two terms: one in congress and one in prison.
BP's Influence Peddling In Congress Bears Fruit Two Years After Gulf Spill

BP's Influence Peddling In Congress Bears Fruit Two Years After Gulf Spill

Commented Mar 12, 2012 at 10:40:37 in Politics

“What? Don't you want us to run out of oil before the foreigners do?
Afghan Shooting: U.S. Officials Warn Of Possible Reprisal Attacks

Afghan Shooting: U.S. Officials Warn Of Possible Reprisal Attacks

Commented Mar 12, 2012 at 10:38:19 in World

Were there reprisal attacks for the 16,000 civilians killed by the mohareb taliban?”

Saturday, 10 March 2012

  • It would be nice if there was a way to lower gas prices but, sadly, no one has proposed a way to do it - neither repiblican or democrat.  Instead, republicans whine about pipelines and drilling (which will do nothing to lower gas prices) and democrats whine about international markets (basically saying we are helpless).   Meanwhile, war mongers on both sides talk up a potential military  onflict with Iran, thus driving oil prices higher.

    More drilling and pipelines are a good idea to create jobs, but if you think they will do anything to lower gas prices, you know nothing about economics or the oil industry.
  • "Generally speaking, there could be severe adverse medical complications involved in abruptly terminating ongoing hormone therapy," she said, adding that such complications would cost even more money to treat.
     Oh no!  You mean ICE is trying to save the taxpayer money?  How dare they?