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PostPosted: Wed Sep 04, 2019 1:51 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I'd like to see a "write in Jim Mattis" campaign in New Hampshire just to give those Republicans such as your wife an alternative. I doubt he would decline to serve if called.
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PostPosted: Wed Sep 04, 2019 2:26 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

vtsnowedin wrote:
I'd like to see a "write in Jim Mattis" campaign in New Hampshire just to give those Republicans such as your wife an alternative. I doubt he would decline to serve if called.


I'd vote for Jim.
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PostPosted: Wed Oct 02, 2019 8:33 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Greer's latest - a review of where we are on peak oil.

https://www.ecosophia.net/waiting-for-the-next-panic/
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PostPosted: Wed Oct 02, 2019 11:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Lord Beria3 wrote:
Greer's latest - a review of where we are on peak oil.

https://www.ecosophia.net/waiting-for-the-next-panic/


<snicker snicker giggle giggle>

Good ol' Jim....

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PostPosted: Mon Oct 07, 2019 8:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

ReserveGrowthRulz wrote:
Lord Beria3 wrote:
Greer's latest - a review of where we are on peak oil.

https://www.ecosophia.net/waiting-for-the-next-panic/


<snicker snicker giggle giggle>


It would be very interesting to read your opinions on the article, addressing the subjects of USA consumption, production, subsidies. Also the predictions on the decline of tight oil.
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 07, 2019 9:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Catweazle wrote:
ReserveGrowthRulz wrote:
Lord Beria3 wrote:
Greer's latest - a review of where we are on peak oil.

https://www.ecosophia.net/waiting-for-the-next-panic/


<snicker snicker giggle giggle>


It would be very interesting to read your opinions on the article, addressing the subjects of USA consumption, production, subsidies. Also the predictions on the decline of tight oil.


That seems like a completely reasonable exercise. Having gone through about the first 20 of his 30 paragraphs, most of his article isn't about the topics you've mentioned. Of, he says something here and there, particularly about US tight oil and shale gas, but he spends more time claiming that he correctly predicted high prices devastating the economy then he does on the topics you mention.
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 07, 2019 9:44 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

My latest Greerist review of Robert Harris novel The Second Sleep.

https://forecastingintelligence.org/2019/10/07/book-review-the-second-sleep-by-robert-harris/
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PostPosted: Mon Oct 07, 2019 10:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

ReserveGrowthRulz wrote:
Catweazle wrote:
ReserveGrowthRulz wrote:
Lord Beria3 wrote:
Greer's latest - a review of where we are on peak oil.

https://www.ecosophia.net/waiting-for-the-next-panic/


<snicker snicker giggle giggle>


It would be very interesting to read your opinions on the article, addressing the subjects of USA consumption, production, subsidies. Also the predictions on the decline of tight oil.


That seems like a completely reasonable exercise. Having gone through about the first 20 of his 30 paragraphs, most of his article isn't about the topics you've mentioned. Of, he says something here and there, particularly about US tight oil and shale gas, but he spends more time claiming that he correctly predicted high prices devastating the economy then he does on the topics you mention.


Would it help if I quote small sections of it ?
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PostPosted: Tue Oct 08, 2019 2:38 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Catweazle wrote:
ReserveGrowthRulz wrote:
Catweazle wrote:
ReserveGrowthRulz wrote:
Lord Beria3 wrote:
Greer's latest - a review of where we are on peak oil.

https://www.ecosophia.net/waiting-for-the-next-panic/


<snicker snicker giggle giggle>


It would be very interesting to read your opinions on the article, addressing the subjects of USA consumption, production, subsidies. Also the predictions on the decline of tight oil.


That seems like a completely reasonable exercise. Having gone through about the first 20 of his 30 paragraphs, most of his article isn't about the topics you've mentioned. Of, he says something here and there, particularly about US tight oil and shale gas, but he spends more time claiming that he correctly predicted high prices devastating the economy then he does on the topics you mention.


Would it help if I quote small sections of it ?


Sure. I've already been through the first 20 paragraphs, then ran off and looked up some of his earlier work to see how honest he was being. Oops....poor guy, obviously he has a personal revisionist thing going on, which isn't a surprise. At least guys like Heinberg were willing to admit it, even if a little, at the end of the day. Apparently JMG figures no one will check his words now with his words then, we must all be stupid!
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PostPosted: Wed Oct 23, 2019 8:44 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

https://www.ecosophia.net/heating-up-the-political-climate/

Greer's latest.
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PostPosted: Thu Oct 24, 2019 12:19 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Lord Beria3 wrote:
https://www.ecosophia.net/heating-up-the-political-climate/

Greer's latest.


For someone who started off as a run of the mill half baked oil doomer, John looks like he is now trying out a more measured argument to climate change. Even mentions the global cooling scare of the 1970's <gasp!>.

Good thing he doesn't post here, otherwise Ken might give him the same treatment he hands out to woodburner!
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PostPosted: Wed Oct 30, 2019 7:57 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Greers latest.

https://www.ecosophia.net/dancers-at-the-end-of-time-part-one-the-flight-from-reason/
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PostPosted: Wed Oct 30, 2019 8:10 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

brilliant
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PostPosted: Wed Oct 30, 2019 10:04 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Lord Beria3 wrote:
Greers latest.

https://www.ecosophia.net/dancers-at-the-end-of-time-part-one-the-flight-from-reason/


Seemed more like a book review with commentary than anything else. The good news being, he didn't venture off into yet more doomer revisionist history and stayed away from science and anything technical.
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PostPosted: Thu Nov 14, 2019 8:33 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

https://www.ecosophia.net/dancers-at-the-end-of-time-part-three-a-mortal-splendor/

Greer's latest.

Incredible.
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