Monthly Archives: June 2007

Ice Road Truckers

Just saw an advertisement for “Ice Road Truckers” on the History Channel. Looks like a variation on the Discovery Channel’s “Deadliest Catch” except with trucks instead of fishing boats. Winter travel on the slope in winter is mostly done on … Continue reading

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BP dragging its feet in Siberia

From the AP wire correspondent Alex Nicholson, courtesy of Petroleum News: Russian President Vladimir Putin expressed exasperation with BP PLC’s Russian joint venture, which he said was underproducing at a giant Siberian oil field. In an interview text released June … Continue reading

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A thought on Iraq and the Declaration of Independence

From the Declaration of Independence, 1776, a list of grievances: “To prove this, let Facts be submitted to a candid world… He has affected to render the Military independent of and superior to the Civil Power. He has combined with … Continue reading

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Little Brats

Think back. Remember when you were in elementary school… kindergarten or first grade? There was always that one kid in the class, the little brat that would pick a fight with another kid and then run to the teacher and … Continue reading

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