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if the entire pool gave way I'd laugh my ass off.  So shoot me!

They tried to assimilate me. They failed.
by THE Twank (yatta blah blah @ blah.com) on Thu Jun 17th, 2010 at 06:30:46 AM EST
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I've always found that black humour is a good way to deal with disasters, so I'll save my ammo for the local wildlife. ;)

Still. 2 billion barrels. That's 2000 million barrels, or almost 200 times as big an oil spill as the Gulf war spill in 1990.

Yeah, if that happens it's panic-button time.

Peak oil is not an energy crisis. It is a liquid fuel crisis.

by Starvid on Thu Jun 17th, 2010 at 06:35:19 AM EST
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Oh, black humor ... nonsense.  Go ahead.  I'm in northern CA.  All the oil gives way.  Tell me why I should give a shit.  All this ... "The poor Gulf Coast people ..." crap.  Fuck em if they can't take a joke.

They tried to assimilate me. They failed.
by THE Twank (yatta blah blah @ blah.com) on Thu Jun 17th, 2010 at 06:46:43 AM EST
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if that happens it's panic-button time.

What are the consequences?

you are the media you consume.

by MillMan (millguy at gmail) on Thu Jun 17th, 2010 at 01:20:26 PM EST
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Well for one, some of those lovely vacation dollars which would normally flow to the gulf will find their way to CA. over the next decade.  Wonderful!!

They tried to assimilate me. They failed.
by THE Twank (yatta blah blah @ blah.com) on Thu Jun 17th, 2010 at 05:59:11 PM EST
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What? Who wouldn't want to surf a chocolate wave? They have nothing to worry about.



you are the media you consume.

by MillMan (millguy at gmail) on Thu Jun 17th, 2010 at 06:48:33 PM EST
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