Category Archives: environment

Wind farms and warming, tilting at windmills, a limerick.


Wind farms can cause climate change, according to new research, that shows for the first time the new technology is already pushing up temperatures. Usually at night the air closer to the ground becomes colder when the sun goes down and the earth cools. But on huge wind farms the motion of the turbines mixes […]

Obama in Oklahoma claims credit for half a pipeline. A Limerick.


Obama as president: he is not fit. Approves half a pipeline: he is a half-wit. The way he refuses With lots of excuses. His own credibility took yet a hit. This morning in Cushing, Oklahoma, in front of a stack of steel pipes stored for construction of the most Southern leg of the Keystone XL […]

Will we pass an energy bill finally? A Limerick.


Gov. Sarah Palin tweeted February 17, 2012: “SarahPalinUSA: House passes energy bill. Will Pres. Obama & Senate Democrat leadership ignore it while Americans face $4 a gallon gas? The House on Thursday evening passed a bill that seeks to encourage oil shale development, drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR), and offshore drilling in […]

Warren Buffet profiting from working on the railroad.


Warren Buffet profiting from working on the railroad. Warren Buffett’s Burlington Northern Santa Fe LLC is among U.S. and Canadian railroads that stand to benefit from the Obama administration’s decision to reject TransCanada Corp. (TRP)’s Keystone XL oil pipeline permit. With modest expansion, railroads can handle all new oil produced in western Canada through 2030, […]

The Keystone XL pipeline decision: A view from Canada. Rebuttal from the Obama campaign.


From our neigbor in the North comes this unbiased opinion about the Keystone XL pipeline decision. Here is the other side of the story, given to you by your friendly Obama/Biden 2012 campaign:

Obama and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Keystone XL pipeline decision.


The Obama administration announced Nov. 10 it would delay a politically explosive decision on the proposed Keystone XL oil sands pipeline until after the 2012 elections. Congress corrected this dithering by forcing Obama to make a decision one way or another. He chose not to build it. This decision was bad on so many levels […]

Obama loves Spain. It’s hard to explain. A Limerick.


Let’s follow the pattern of Spain (1) Go green, go in debt, inflict pain.(2) Too many are jobless (3) The Socialists clueless (4) They got voted out to Spain’s gain. (5) (6) (1) On eight occasions, the current occupant of the White House (Obama) has referred to the Spanish model as an example to follow. […]

The cause of Climate Change is still up in the air.


The cause of Climate Change is still up in the air. Sherlock Holmes: “It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data. Insensibly one begins to twist facts to suit theories instead of theories to suit facts”. From: “Scandal in Bohemia” A. Conan Doyle. The first Earth Day in Philadelphia 1970, April 22 […]

Obama and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Keystone XL pipeline non-decision.


Obama and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Keystone XL pipeline decision. The Obama administration announced Nov. 10 it would delay a politically explosive decision on the proposed Keystone XL oil sands pipeline until after the 2012 elections. This decision was bad on so many levels it is hard to count them all. Let’s […]

No free speech in Australia, Carbon tax rules! A Limerick.


Gal Julia Gillard, P.M. from Canberra Does not like free speech, not on her Firma Terra.* Don’t mention the prices The Carbon tax rises. Obama and Julia. Transparency – Ha! * The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has issued warnings to businesses that they will face whopping fines of up to $1.1m if they blame […]