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Congratulations, Mr. President

Many more to go, but Bin Laden’s death is definitely a noteworthy accomplishment. Let’s hope this represents the beginning of some greater momentum against the Islamists, and a blow to their morale.

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Politicians are, and aren’t, to blame for high oil prices

Disclaimer: This post is about energy and the oil industry, so I should note that I used to work for an oil company. It’s easy to make the connection between high gasoline prices at the pump and the actions of … Continue reading

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Technology and kids’ brains

This New York Times story takes an in-depth look at the problems caused when kids are constantly wired to technological entertainment and communications. For me, the most pressing issue addressed in the article is embodied in this excerpt: ‚ÄúTheir brains … Continue reading

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