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Tue Nov 11

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drdrab replied to the Atheist Fools board. 2:29 PM

Re: Bahrain

1poorguy

Not to minimize what is going on in Bahrain, but I am think this reporter is wrong about linking it and the UK to oil. Bahrain is a very insignificant producer of oil and gas, they just don't have much, and have to import oil to [more]

Mon Nov 3

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drdrab replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:03 PM

Re: The economy is so good

It appears people can't find anything to complain about.

There must be a dark cloud somewhere.

Try harder.


Well, you could wander over to PA or RECF and get your fill of complaining.

Sun Nov 2

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drdrab replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 2:13 PM

Re: OT It seems everyone hates Comcast

My former military buddy has suggested Home Depot do the best work around here. Hope he is right.

Hi Tim
Around here the Home Depot contracts out their installs to various local contractor/handyman types for installs and repairs. [more]

Fri Oct 31

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drdrab replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:15 AM

Re: Genetic politics?

but haven't found it yet.

The word " Study" at start of second paragraph in your linked article takes you to an absract of the paper, from the abstract there is a link to "Full Study"
Here it is:

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Mon Oct 27

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drdrab replied to the Political Asylum board. 7:45 PM

Re: Canada has a border security problem: US

illegally entered Canada from the U.S.

I guess we should keep Americans out now?
How did they get into the USA in the first place?
Sound like a made up story.
I see it is from Breitbart, that bastion of honesty.

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drdrab replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:56 PM

Re: Anti-radiation pills for Ontario

You forget that people do not trust the nuclear plant operators and managers or the government to tell them the truth about an accident.

Perhaps, but people must not have been too worried. The first reactor went into Pickering in [more]

Sat Oct 25

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drdrab replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:06 PM

Re: Anti-radiation pills for Ontario

You let the kid have the shiny new Mercedes?!!!! }};-@

Heck no!! It is in storage for the winter. He has the old Blazer.

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drdrab replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 7:40 PM

Re: Anti-radiation pills for Ontario

Tim <does not take research demands from anyone>

That guy (OP) is probably glad you don't, seeing that per unit of energy produced, solar panels have killed 10x the number of people that nuclear power has killed.

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drdrab replied to the Christian Fools board. 6:13 PM

Re: Ministers face jail, fines for refusing gay

biblical belief that marriage applies to a man and a woman.

Perhaps you should actually read a bible.

Fri Oct 24

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drdrab replied to the Atheist Fools board. 11:56 PM

Re: Last abortion clinic to close

Here is how the abortion issue played out in Canada:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abortion_in_Canada

It was a bit of a struggle and some back and forth, but women here [more]

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drdrab replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 6:27 PM

Re: Too much oil

Methinks y'all just got in the habit of thinking you had to stock up on as much as you could get before it all ran out. ;-D

On a more serious note, one thing I have been wondering about is how much of the the USA storage is heavy oil [more]

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drdrab replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:01 PM

Re: Too much oil

Total stockpiles climbed 7.11 million barrels to 377.7 million, near the highest ever level for this time of year.

Easy enough to fix if Americans are worried about it, just stop importing 8 million barrels per day and this US [more]

Thu Oct 23

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drdrab replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:34 PM

Re: Saudi Blinks?

Gotta think driving around in a gasoline tanker might be exciting?


I have never driven one, but they are all over the roads on Vancouver Island. May have been less years ago, but with E&N Railroad moribund, all fuel transport [more]

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drdrab replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 12:44 PM

Re: Saudi Blinks?

It seems like they produced it, and nobody wanted it.

Perhaps, but it could also be this refinery coming online and using this crude instead of exporting it. Not sure if the Saudi export numbers are just crude, or also include refined [more]

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drdrab replied to the Free For All Economics board. 10:08 AM

Re: Daily Chart For Oil Basing For Breakout?

Had he been talking about US production and consumption I doubt he would have included Europe in the sentence.

Thanks, I hadn't clued into that.
I keep forgeting that the world doesn't end at the US border.

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drdrab replied to the Free For All Economics board. 1:15 AM

Re: Daily Chart For Oil Basing For Breakout?

The fact is, today we are pumping more oil than we are using

Sorry, your facts are wrong. There is still a large difference between US production and consumption, and will be for quite some tiome, probably forever.

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Mon Oct 20

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drdrab replied to the Political Asylum board. 1:42 AM

Re: MIght be a problem in California

Possible pollution of water wells by injected waste water from fracking.

If they think it is bad now, just wait until they actually to start to frac shale in California. So far, all that has been done is some small scale trials that [more]

Sun Oct 19

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drdrab replied to the Atheist Fools board. 7:18 PM

Re: Multiple gods in the RCC

gijam:

I guess the buddhists in Tamil didn't get the memo.

I don't understand this reference. Can you explain what this means?

Thanks

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drdrab replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 2:27 PM

Re: About Venice

Oh, yes. It doesn't look like anywhere else I've ever been

Venice has a very interesting architectural history, especially in it's earlier years due to Byzantine and Islamic influences.

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Sat Sep 20

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drdrab replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 1:44 AM

Re: The nation's favorite: Grits and prunes

Grits usually with some butter and black pepper

Yes, that is what my partner from somewhere down south Mississippid/Texas did to me after I told him it was disgusting.
He mixed some butter and pepper in it told me it would be [more]

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