<![CDATA[Boulder - Weekly - Danish Plan]]> <![CDATA[The pleasant surprises of October]]> <![CDATA[The eagle has landed — with extreme prejudice]]> <![CDATA[Another lump of coal]]> <![CDATA[Why the latest climate report will be ignored]]> <![CDATA[Why fracking is here to stay]]> 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.]]> <![CDATA[Gaza and ‘game changers’]]> Gaza could also be demilitarized by the expulsion of Hamas, and its evil twin Islamic Jihad. So how likely is it that either of those things will happen? A lot more likely than it was on Monday, July 7.]]> <![CDATA[Hamas does not give shelter]]> <![CDATA[Who is a civilian?]]> <![CDATA[War on fracking]]> Hands down easiest prediction for 2012: Boulder’s hyper-active activists will take time out from their busy schedule of sabotaging American food production to sabotage American oil and gas production.]]> <![CDATA[No blood for oil? Thank a fracking oilman.]]> <![CDATA[Think globally and frack locally]]> <![CDATA[Oklahoma isn’t the first to see radicalist beheadings]]> <![CDATA[Dad’s insecticides and Proposition 105]]> <![CDATA[Blacks, police and marijuana]]> <![CDATA[The folly of compulsory national service]]> The New York Times columnist David Brooks wants to bring back the draft. Or at least some form of compulsory universal national service. He thinks it will bring Americans back together again.]]> <![CDATA[The Galileo affair and settled science]]> <![CDATA[CU’s misguided 4/20 approach]]> CU has an interesting new strategy for dealing with the campus’s annual 4/20 rally and pot inhalation this year. It appears to have gotten it from North Korea.]]> <![CDATA[No water for fracking? No problem]]> One of the latest — and sillier — local whines against fracking is that it is a profligate consumer of water that takes 33,000 acre feet of the stuff permanently out of the state’s hydraulic cycle.]]> <![CDATA[Last message from Myachka]]> <![CDATA[Boulder targets medical marijuana — and heads should roll ]]>