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Fri Dec 19

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drdrab replied to the Atheist Fools board. 10:06 PM

Re: Too much regulation on land? Do it at SEA!

Thank you for proving my prejudices.

You are quite welcome, although I am a Canadian liberal, and not really too interested in US political stuff, which is what I think you are accusing me of? Your prejudices are due to your own [more]

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drdrab replied to the Atheist Fools board. 5:44 PM

Re: Too much regulation on land? Do it at SEA!

"In Shell's view, this means avoiding the costly tasks of building a pipeline to the Australian coast and of constructing an LNG facility that might face a long series of planning battles, and require a host of new infrastructure on a remote [more]

Thu Dec 18

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drdrab replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 4:48 PM

Re: New York shows "courage"

Now if they really want to show "courage" why don't they ban the buying of Nat gas from states that do allow fracking?

I get a laugh out of New Brunswick as well. They also just banned fracing, but are quite happy to lobby [more]

Wed Dec 17

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drdrab replied to the Saul's Investing Discussions board. 8:23 PM

Re: PFIE and oil wells

Deep underwater oil reservoirs can be quite warm indeed


The best part of Bakken is around 220F.

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drdrab replied to the Berkshire Hathaway board. 6:01 PM

Re: OT: Mining Companies

the world's current supply of hydrocarbons has been established by the kinds of processes you refer to, which are ongoing of course, and which have been going on for hundreds of millions of years.

In other words, in a given year, while
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Fri Dec 12

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drdrab replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 5:57 PM

Re: First man to blink -Oasis Petroleum

because too few shippers had signed up to support it.

Like me, some shippers are not convinced of the mid to long term sustainability of the shale plays.

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drdrab replied to the Atheist Fools board. 5:50 PM

Re: frack off!!

I wish our UK cousins well in their fight against this disgraceful technology and the company attempting to usurp the democratic process.

I had never heard about fracking causing earthquakes, but apparently it did the one time the UK
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drdrab replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 3:20 PM

Re: First man to blink -Oasis Petroleum

A few days ago ConocoPhillips announced a 20% reduction in capex, mostly in it's shale plays. Several Canadian companies have already anounced cuts to both capex and dividends. Rig count in USA has started to decline as well, but I am not sure how [more]

Wed Dec 3

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drdrab replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 11:58 PM

Re: Sub-$50 Oil

Crude sold at the wellhead in the Bakken shale region in North Dakota fell to $49.69 a barrel on Nov. 28 ...

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It is happening faster than I thought it would.


Which is why it will be over much [more]

Mon Dec 1

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drdrab replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 10:32 PM

Re: Very good article on oil

david fb:

The hedging of production for the next two years (will it be possible from here on out at an acceptable price?) is extremely important news

David, that is the problem. I do not think these hedges exist. Continental [more]

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drdrab replied to the Macro Economic Trends and Risks board. 9:21 PM

Re: Very good article on oil

My belief that oil will recover in 2016 is shredded

He may very well correct in the end, but I don't understand/doubt something at the start of his analysis that makes me doubt his reasoning.

"Payback" on a [more]

Wed Nov 26

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drdrab replied to the Christian Fools board. 2:50 PM

Re: Another Al-Shabab massacre in Kenya

What atrocities have been done by Christians claiming to be doing it for God or religion?

Lords Resistance Army in Africa was/is a nasty bunch. It is unclear to me how much of their ideology was actually Christian, but just like [more]

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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