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Oct 2nd, 2018 by petros
Why are we refining Russian oil instead of using our own?
As August began, three tankers with a combined capacity of almost two million barrels of oil prepared to pass through the Strait of Juan de Fuca to refineries in Washington state. Two of these ships were American, en route from Alaska. The third, the...
Oct 1st, 2018 by MHz
Net neutrality — beyond dumb
Steve ForbesVerified account @SteveForbesCEO This editorial says it all in reference to...
Oct 1st, 2018 by Mowich
The Benny Hill Show Is Not a Documentary About Sexual Assault
Just thought I'd clear that one up for the #metoo movement. In the beginning that movement had it's heart in the right place...fighting back against rape and sexual assault. But then the pendulum swung way too far...to the point of conflating simple...
(by Hoof Hearted)
Sep 30th, 2018 by Hoid
Elon Musk to Step Down.....
Elon Musk will step down as Tesla's chairman for 3 years and pay a $20 million fine in an S.E.C. settlement. He will remain as C.E.O. ...
(by Ocean Breeze)
Sep 30th, 2018 by Hoid
First F-35B lands on HMS Queen Elizabeth
Landing a fighter jet on an aircraft carrier at sea is one of the biggest challenges a pilot can face. But when Royal Navy Commander Nathan...
Fans told to keep away from Thames beluga
Benny the beluga is spending his fifth day in the Thames but appears to be healthy and swimming normally, the Port of London Authority (PLA) has said. ...
Sep 28th, 2018 by Hoid
Pentagon's Best-Kept Secret: F-35 Fighter Is Progressing Nicely
If you pay any attention to media coverage of the F-35 fighter program, then you know the Pentagons biggest weapons program is troubled (to use the favored adjective of reporters). Flight tests are lagging, costs are skyrocketing, and overseas...
TransCanada to begin Keystone XL pipeline construction in 2019
Bummer for the ecofascist Sierra Club. LINCOLN, Neb. — The developer of the Keystone XL oil pipeline plans to start construction next year, after a U.S. State Department review ordered by a federal judge concluded that major environmental damage from...
Sep 26th, 2018 by Kreskin
Tiger wins .
Tiger Woods wins the Tour Championship to claim his first victory in five years Woods, whose last win came in August 2013, had a three-shot lead heading into the final round in Atlanta after shooting a 5-under 65 in Saturday��s third round. He...
(by Ocean Breeze)
Wife pleads for Hamilton man's safe return
Wife pleads for Hamilton man's safe return HAMILTON - Its just a truck. Sharlene Bosma looked into the cameras and with tears streaming from her eyes and a flash of anger in her voice pleaded with the men she believes took her 32-year-old husband...
Sep 21st, 2018 by MHz
Canada one step closer to marijuana legalization
Canada one step closer to marijuana legalization The federal government has announced the first step toward an eventual legalization of marijuana in Canada, with a law...
UK pub chain ditches EU-made drinks
Pub company JD Wetherspoon is to increase its range of drinks from UK and non-EU producers from later this month, it has announced. The company said the...
Around the world in a Silver Spitfire
At the tail end of next summer, two British aviation enthusiasts, Matt Jones and Steve Brooks, intend to take off in a polished silver Spitfire Mark IX from southern England, head north-east, and return to Blighty by Christmas having pushed the...
Sep 7th, 2018 by Walter
Nike faces new worker abuse claims
Nike faces new worker abuse claims - CTV News SUKABUMI, Indonesia Workers making Converse sneakers in Indonesia say supervisors throw shoes at them, slap them in the face and call them dogs and pigs. Nike, the brand's owner, acknowledges that such...
Elon Musk acted like a jerk, and Tesla stock paid the price
He didnt take his lithium Tesla Inc. Chief Executive Elon Musk held a long, odd earnings conference call Wednesday in which he insulted analysts, the media, federal regulators and people who died behind the wheel of his cars, and then told anyone...
NFL suspends anthem rule - again
In yet another change of course the NFL has decided its "players on the field must stand" rule is no longer viable - given the backlash...
-Burt Reynolds dead
Burt Reynolds died of cardiac arrest today one of the greats in the entertainment arena R.I.P.