Category Archives: regulations

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:

A 60 day fix for tax-laws, but no budget? A Limerick

Our Tax Laws have gotten a 60 day fix with Trust Fund Depletion Allowance tricks. New fees that’s forever Are Lawmakers clever? No budget in three years, they’re Hicks.

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 […]

The new Christmmas tree tax. A Limerick

President Obama’s Agriculture Department yesterday announced that it will impose a new 15-cent charge on all fresh Christmas trees—the Christmas Tree Tax—to support a new Federal program to improve the image and marketing of Christmas trees. In the Federal Register of November 8, 2011, Acting Administrator of Agricultural Marketing David R. Shipman announced that the […]

The electric car. Is it good or bad Karma?

The electric car. Is it good or bad Karma? Boy are we advancing in leaps and bounds: Here is the Roberts electric car, built 1896. It gets 40 miles to the charge. 116 years later, how far have we come in battery development? Most electricity is produced by burning coal. Much peak electricity is produced […]

Don’t drink the milk from your own cow! Ruling in Wisconsin.

The State of Wisconsin, the County of Dane has issued a ruling that I call insane. If you own your cow We still won’t allow you to drink from its milk, to appeal is in vain. What follows is an excerpt from Judge Patrick J. Fiedler (Circuit Court, Branch 8, State of Wisconsin) ruling: (1) […]