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On the stupid Lefty Luddites, green
ideologues and Guardianista
pillocks opposing our glorious
shale gas revolution…

Telegraph [UK], by James Delingpole

Original Article

Posted By:Attercliffe, 12/15/2012 1:47:56 PM

Lord Justice Leveson has been in Australia giving the locals his tuppeny ha´penny´s worth on press regulation. Given how gagmakingly PC they are over there these days, I´m sure they lapped up every word. The bits that most interested me were his views on the differences between the print media (or as Richard North calls it the "legacy media") and the blogosphere. During a speech at the University of Melbourne, he insisted there was an important difference between mainstream journalists with "a powerful reputation for accuracy" and bloggers and tweeters who were "no more than electronic versions of

There´s some very, very interesting information in Delingpole´s article.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Grant Hodges, 12/15/2012 6:52:55 PM     (No. 9068100)

As a geological worker in the U.S. shale gas fields, I am amazed at the number in the chart for the thickest place in the British shale beds:6000 feet! That is monumental if true.

Reply 2 - Posted by: Trigger2, 12/16/2012 4:52:31 AM     (No. 9068589)

I burst out laughing when I read the words "...mainstream journalists with "a powerful reputation for accuracy..." A better description would be all the lies fit to print.





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