President Obama has been flitting around the country intimating that U.S. natural gas reserves have tripled in the last three years as a result of his administration’s policies. His chutzpa is astonishing.
“Why should I do anything for posterity?
What has posterity ever done for me?” —Groucho Marx
Good question that, even if it was intended to be a joke.
The correct answer is because half a billion years of evolution on this planet preclude you from doing anything else — unless you happen to be one of natural selection’s culls.
And now, the next president of the United States! David Walker!
Huh? Yeah, you know, David Walker.
The former comptroller general of the United States.
The guy who has been traveling around the country for years saying sensible things about money. That David Walker.
If you want to know why fracking is here to stay, consider what’s been going on in Weld County.
The Wattenberg gas and oil field, which sprawls across 1.9 million acres of Weld County, is a pin cushion of more than 20,000 wells, more than 12,000 of which are still producing.
TAbout Mitt Romney and the Bain Capital thing: I’ve always admired venture capitalists. But not all venture capitalists are equal.
The admirable ones are the sort who fund the start-up companies of entrepreneurs like Jobs and Wozniak. They’re the ones who enable the emergence of revolutionary technologies and ways of doing things that transform the marketplace and change the world.