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The Otter Way of Stopping
Wall Street Journal, by James Taranto

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 3/11/2013 5:13:47 PM

The Obama administration continues to drag its feet on approving the Keystone XL pipeline, which would transport crude oil from Canada through the American Great Plains to refineries on the Gulf of Mexico. Environmentalists oppose the pipeline because they hate oil, which they claim causes "climate change." The New York Times editorial page demands that President Obama reject the pipeline "for one overriding reason: A president who has repeatedly identified climate change as one of humanity´s most pressing dangers cannot in good conscience approve a project that--even by the State Department´s most cautious calculations--can only add to the problem."

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Calico Al, 3/11/2013 5:35:45 PM     (No. 9219913)

FTA:By "crazy," he means lawless: "I´m talking chain-themselves-to-the-White-House-fence-stop-traffic-at-the-Capitol kind of crazy.---- I can´t understand what the big deal is about chaining to a fence. There isn´t a chain that the crazies can use that cant be cut with a cutting torch.I´ve cut many chains when I was in construction. In fact a lot of us heavy equipment operators carried them on our pickups. The thing dealing with the "crazies" is when you do the cutting you kind make the hot sparks accidentally blow on them.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: GreatGreyhounds, 3/11/2013 7:03:36 PM     (No. 9220038)

My response would to bring some heavier chains, and my own locks. That way, they are stuck there until I decide to let them loose...

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Rafter, 3/11/2013 7:38:12 PM     (No. 9220078)

Maybe Biden meant to say...

"Those crazy absurd environmentalist wacko´s are gonna put y´all back in chains!"
Because that´s just what they´ll do to our energy and economy with their protests of
Keystone XL Pipeline and other projects.

Zippy is on a downhill slippery slope now politically.
The fun will be to see him crash and burn in the 2014 midterms, as we can all hope.

Then Zippy becomes just another Blame Duck.
Or, as Buh-Biden might say...
"Back in chains!!!"

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Reply 4 - Posted by: LAW428, 3/11/2013 8:09:12 PM     (No. 9220130)

There may be something about the climate that is changing, but nothing about it is man-made or has anything to do with oil.

This is a political movement to diminish the West...nothing more, nothing less.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Salt5792, 3/11/2013 9:24:15 PM     (No. 9220195)

The average global temperature hasn´t risen in 17 years.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: starkness, 3/11/2013 10:34:40 PM     (No. 9220258)

this is the same crew of journo skin flute players who wrote such a fantastically lavish eulogy for comrade chavez, who exported the same kind of heavy crude to the united states on a regular basis so he could play lady bountiful and hand out petty cash to his illiterate and semiliterate supporters and whose regime will depend on it regularly for the rest of its life. my contempt for the phony baloney limousine bolshevik class warrior planet savers at that decrepit rag knows no bounds anymore.

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