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Until and unless they deal with the flow of newly contaminated cooling water Japan's effort will remain an expensive PR exercise.

"It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere."
by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Wed Aug 7th, 2013 at 01:14:04 PM EST
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an expensive PR exercise.

that's one turbine that always keeps spinning, always enough fuel for that...

interesting watching the mayor of hiroshima giving a speech on the a-bomb anniversary in front of ole Abe, entreating his country to turn its back on nuclear definitively, for ever.

abe's face meanwhile giving new meaning to the term 'impassive'...

'The history of public debt is full of irony. It rarely follows our ideas of order and justice.' Thomas Piketty

by melo (melometa4(at)gmail.com) on Wed Aug 7th, 2013 at 03:54:31 PM EST
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At least Abe didn't lose it - his face, that is.

"It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere."
by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Wed Aug 7th, 2013 at 10:04:39 PM EST
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