Posts Categorized: BP Oil Spill

WaPo suffers self-inflicted wound in the war on the Koch brothers

WaPo suffers self-inflicted wound in the war on the Koch brothers

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It’s become very obvious that Saul Alinsky continues to live on in the democrat party and among the decerebrate left. Rule 13 says “Pick the target, freeze it, personalize it, and polarize it.” The 2014 Democrat Party target is the Koch Brothers. Private citizens, they are the 2014 left wing whipping boys and the left… Read more »

Conservatism, Health, And Common Sense

Conservatism, Health, And Common Sense

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Conservatives traditionally resist government intrusion into the home and personal lives of American citizens: Liberals tend to welcome the guiding hand of government into every facet of modern life. This is one of the fundamental differences between Liberalism and Conservatism. During the GOP Debate, Rep. Bachman called Governor Perry on his issuance of an executive order in 2007, requiring all girls in Texas to receive Gardasil unless a waiver was signed by her parents. Gardasil by Merck, prevents infection of the more common strains of human papilloma virus. These particular viruses, once established, can initiate, as well as cervical, anal, vulvar, and vaginal cancers. The vaccine Gardasil prevents the infection and consequently prevents the associated diseases.


Obama’s Surge in Foreign Oil Dependence Program [Reader Post]

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As Glenn Reynolds might say, “They told me that if I voted for John McCain the US would become even more dependent on foreign oil and they were right.”

Following the Deepwater Horizon disaster, Barack Obama put a moratorium on deep water drilling. Then he extended the moratorium and delayed the sales of oil leases in Alaska.

Federal Courts overturned the original moratoriums and Obama went ahead and issued another moratorium and has ignored the Court rulings since then.

The Bourguiba Mausoleum of Tunisia

North African Leaders Are Just A Little Nervous

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Tunisia’s former President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali found a safe haven in Saudi Arabia on Friday, he was prevented from landing in Paris by President Sarkozy, while Tunisia has devolved into near chaos. Ben Ali, the 74 year old president, took power after a bloodless coup in ’87 as a Social Democrat. In an all too typical scenario of Marxist leaders, he established an authoritarian police state: while the country was mired in poverty, he and the Elites established a system of government based on nepotism and corruption, while living in opulent luxury.

Obama makes US even more dependent on foreign oil [Reader Post]

Obama makes US even more dependent on foreign oil [Reader Post]

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A search for “Obama reneges” yields 15,800 hits in Google. And once again Barack Obama reneges, this time on offshore oil drilling and in so doing makes the United States even more dependent on foreign oil. This is the first step in Obama’s bypassing Congress to rule by Executive Order. The Obama administration instituted what… Read more »

Obama's White House Covered Up The Severity Of BP Oil Spill

Obama’s White House Covered Up The Severity Of BP Oil Spill

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Well color me surprised: The Obama administration blocked efforts by government scientists to tell the public just how bad the Gulf oil spill could become and committed other missteps that raised questions about its competence and candor during the crisis, according to a commission appointed by the president to investigate the disaster. In documents released… Read more »

Obama Knew He Was Killing Thousands Of Jobs With Drilling Ban – Went Ahead With It Anyway

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Two months ago Federal Judge Martin Feldman threw out the Obama ban on deep-water drilling citing the huge effects this ban will have on the regions economy: The court is unable to divine or fathom a relationship between the findings and the immense scope of the moratorium. ~~~ The blanket moratorium, with no parameters, seems… Read more »

Tony Hayward Was Right. Rush Limbaugh Was Right. Everyone Else Was Wrong [Reader Post]

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Early in May, Rush Limbaugh said that the Gulf oil spill would resolve on its own: “You do survive these things. I’m not advocating don’t care about it hitting the shore or coast and whatever you can do to keep it out of there is fine and dandy, but the ocean will take care of… Read more »

Obama’s Treatment of BP is a Template for his Attitude Toward Business [Reader Post]

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Immediately after the oil began to flow in the Gulf in April, I felt some anger toward BP and Tony Hayward. But now, I feel badly for both. I am now sympathetic towards them. I think both have gotten terrible treatment at the hands of Barack Obama and the US government. And this is emblematic… Read more »