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Entries by Raymond J. Learsy from 07/2006

Nuclear Waste: "Not in My Backyard!" Then Whose?

| Posted 07.07.2006 | Huffington Post

The most effective and quickest way to reduce fossil fuel emissions, other than massively curtailing consumption, is to embrace the enormous potential of nuclear power.

The Huffington Post: Read it Here First

| Posted 07.08.2006 | Huffington Post

Yesterday The Huffington Post published my piece, "Nuclear Waste: 'Not in My Backyard!' Then Whose?" The post was fashioned as an out of the box musi...

Gasoline Over $3.00 Gallon, Why? BP Knows. Plus Alan Greenspan Sings in the Energy Choir

| Posted 07.12.2006 | Huffington Post

As if the hallowed hand of "market forces" were the key and only determinant of all that was happening in the oil patch.

The Washington Post Helps Us Feel Better About The Most Recent Spike In Oil Prices

| Posted 07.15.2006 | Entertainment
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Without question, oil interests are delighted with the Post. For too long has this kind of oil patch pitch been passed along to a gullible public as insightful reporting on this issue.

Headline: "Oil's Steady March to $80 Fails to Shock"

| Posted 07.18.2006 | Politics
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Sadly, it is becoming ever clearer we are living in two distinct economies. One is benefiting bountifully by the ballooning price of oil.

The Enron Loophole Helps OPEC Serve Up a Hefty Helping of Oil-Price Baloney

| Posted 07.20.2006 | Business
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Sure the political turmoil is making the market anxious. But is that enough to propel prices to a new record when there is no evidence of shortages? Highly doubtful.

Fueling Mideast Fires? It's Still the Oil, Stupid!

| Posted 07.24.2006 | Huffington Post

It's time the Saudis stop treating us as fools, and it's time we stopped behaving like lapdogs.

ExxonMobil Wins, America Loses

| Posted 07.27.2006 | Politics
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Big Oil, by which I mean the OPEC cartel and its cheer leading cronies in the oil patch have ridden the coattails of the OPEC cartel's price manipulations to undreamed of heights.

Hooray! We're Building a New 4000 Mile Ten-Lane Intercontinental Highway

| Posted 07.31.2006 | Politics
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A host of federal and state agencies are stealthily working to construct a gigantic 10-lane superhighway right through the middle of the US in an effort to promote trade under NAFTA.