Speakeasy forum

General discussion

I do hope Obama continues to stop the pipeline from Canada

by Diana Forum moderator / December 20, 2012 7:26 PM PST
Post a reply
Discussion is locked
You are posting a reply to: I do hope Obama continues to stop the pipeline from Canada
The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates

If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

You are reporting the following post: I do hope Obama continues to stop the pipeline from Canada
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please try again now or at a later time.
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.
Collapse -
they can't be satisfied
by James Denison / December 20, 2012 11:45 PM PST

If you spill oil into the ground, they scream "pollution". If instead you dig the oil out of the ground along with tar, they yell "devastation".

Collapse -
(NT) Did you listen to the whole thing?
by Diana Forum moderator / December 21, 2012 3:12 AM PST
Collapse -
by James Denison / December 21, 2012 2:32 PM PST

the area being mined looks terrible, but one day it will look beautiful again, after it's served us well.

Collapse -
(NT) After the animals are all dead and the people are all gone.
by Diana Forum moderator / December 21, 2012 6:39 PM PST
In reply to: Yes
Collapse -
Google and learn
by James Denison / December 22, 2012 1:42 AM PST
Collapse -
Me too. Because then they'd shut down the Tar Sands until
by Ziks511 / December 21, 2012 12:33 AM PST

mature technology emerges to make its recovery safe and minimally-destructive.


Collapse -
Most of these pits
by James Denison / December 21, 2012 12:46 AM PST

after liners and clay layers are installed after they are finished can become wonderful lakes and recreation areas. We are already doing the same for landfills here in the US and all while pulling methane off them for power usage.

Collapse -
I may be mistaken, but
by Roger NC / December 22, 2012 1:51 AM PST

didn't the local and state government want to stop it too? or at least objected to it's proposed route because of fears of damaging/contaminating the local water aquifer?

Isn't the clamor right now to take power away from the federal government and give it back to the local and state elected officials?

Popular Forums
Computer Help 49,613 discussions
Computer Newbies 10,349 discussions
Laptops 19,436 discussions
Security 30,426 discussions
TVs & Home Theaters 20,308 discussions
Windows 10 360 discussions
Phones 15,802 discussions
Windows 7 7,351 discussions
Networking & Wireless 14,641 discussions


Big screens for the big game

Still looking for the best TV deals ahead of Sunday's game? Here are our top three big screen picks.