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  1. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    What would the market look like now if he didn't do that?

    May 21, 2022 at 3:14 PM
  2. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    You might feel like emailing your boss that you won't be in to work today, but out here in the ROW we don't waste energy on frivolities like instant digital communication. We...

    May 21, 2022 at 12:40 PM
  3. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    I know you've grown accustomed to the wasteful practice of pushing clean, treated water up to the 20th floor of your East Harlem public housing complex, but what you don't...

    May 21, 2022 at 10:24 AM
  4. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    You know, it may cost Grandma three times what she makes in her social security check to fill her home heating tank this winter, but we all need to do our part to make sure the...

    May 20, 2022 at 11:32 PM
  5. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    It's a shame there's a baby food shortage, but really babys should probably eat less. The plus side to fewer trucks bringing raw materials to manufacturers is that there are...

    May 20, 2022 at 11:09 PM
  6. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    Taking critical medical patients to the hospital by helicopter is so gluttonous. Thank God fuel is so scarce we have to go back to bringing them by horse and carriage. So green.

    May 20, 2022 at 10:40 PM
  7. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    Fuel costs doubled, but don't worry. Aunt Jen will just take half as many trips to dialysis and the planet will be saved.

    May 20, 2022 at 7:40 PM
  8. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    I'm reminded of I, Pencil. People don't know or care how the sausage is made. But they're quite confident in their assertion that it's being made wrong and if the sausage...

    May 20, 2022 at 2:49 PM
  9. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    Don't underestimate me. I know people that know things... That might be the funniest resume I've heard all day. Was it your close relations that told you it might be a good...

    May 20, 2022 at 2:32 PM
  10. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    This type of logic is exactly why I was reminded of Solzhenitsyn. Easy arguments are abundant. Many of them are false. That's what makes them easy. You don't have to think...

    May 20, 2022 at 12:01 PM
  11. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    This conversation reminds me of a passage in Gulag archipelago. But the inflation of this scathing term kulak proceeded relentlessly, and by 1930 all strong peasants in...

    May 19, 2022 at 11:51 AM
  12. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    Oh yeah. Ignore poor people. Good plan. That way you don't have to reconcile their poverty with your focus on crushing the production that poor people need access to...

    May 19, 2022 at 11:19 AM
  13. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    Good old fashioned prejudice. Nice. Ohh they have? Cool story. Guess there's no such thing as poverty in America. Can't imagine who all these democrats are pandering...

    May 19, 2022 at 11:17 AM
  14. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    You said famine might be a good thing. https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2011/06/hunger%20Africa.jpeg Look how good!

    May 19, 2022 at 11:00 AM
  15. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    Oh you know me and what I know? Interesting. Tell me more about myself. I'll tell you what I know about you. You just joked that people starving to death might be a good...

    May 19, 2022 at 10:58 AM
  16. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    The largest uses are industrial and electrical generation.

    May 19, 2022 at 10:45 AM
  17. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    I think I'll stick with an energy policy that doesn't result in people starving to death.

    May 19, 2022 at 10:42 AM
  18. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    Personal transportation is much less than 30% of our domestic oil use. You make your house with it. You heat your house with it. You power your lights with it. You farm...

    May 19, 2022 at 10:33 AM
  19. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    A large portion of energy use is consumed scraping the food you eat out of the ground, bringing it to your grocery store, and keeping it fresh while it waits for you to buy it....

    May 19, 2022 at 10:28 AM
  20. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    [IMG] Stable, sustainable energy you can depend on. Unless you live in the wrong parts of the Earth, it's the wrong time of day, wrong time of the year, or if you actually...

    May 19, 2022 at 10:26 AM
  21. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    This makes no sense to me. Do you think it's in a steady state now, or do you want to try to engineer it to be one? First of all, there isn't a single energy input. There...

    May 19, 2022 at 10:11 AM
  22. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    Systems in equilibrium are not desirable, practical or even possible. The premise of sustainability is that energy is renewable. It is not. It is always a consumable....

    May 18, 2022 at 11:52 AM
  23. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    This is not a problem we can Jidoka our way out of. Conventional energy sources are conventional because they are so energy dense. 30k BTU per Kg for oil vs 200 BTU per Kg...

    May 18, 2022 at 10:53 AM
  24. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    Swap out crack for food, and maybe your analogy makes sense. The energy "crack" is how we produce food, shelter, and other output that have become the basic necessities of...

    May 18, 2022 at 7:11 AM
  25. Fangbeer replied to the thread Astronomers capture 1st image of Milky Way’s huge black hole.

    [MEDIA] I'll just leave this here re: the 55 million year path of light

    May 17, 2022 at 4:34 PM
  26. Fangbeer replied to the thread A Second MAGA Clerk in Colorado Also Breached Voting Machines.

    Soup of the day: Leakers & Whistle blowers are bad. They should be punished to the fullest extent of the law. Tomorrow's soup: The opposite of that.

    May 17, 2022 at 11:06 AM
  27. Fangbeer replied to the thread At least 10 dead in mass shooting at Buffalo supermarket.

    What! The American government issued cell phones only have a 3 megapixel camera? Man I'm so glad I don't live there. - a starving child in Africa who's parents were hacked to...

    May 16, 2022 at 12:27 PM
  28. Fangbeer replied to the thread Humor me, what’s wrong with drilling?.

    Problem: energy use effects the climate in ways we don't fully understand. Proposed solution: extract all of our energy directly from the climate. Brought to you by the...

    May 15, 2022 at 6:24 PM