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nebraskaenergyobserver · 17h ago

Continuing the Mission

One year ago today, the day of the Brexit election, my post started with a quote from Thomas Paine, this one THESE are the times that try men’s souls. The summer soldier and the sunshine pat...
nebraskaenergyobserver · 1d ago

As Hated as Notre Dame Football

Let’s have a little look at GA-06, shall we? If you’ve been hiding more effectively than the rest of us, this was the race to replace Tom Cotton who resigned to become the Secretary of Healt...
nebraskaenergyobserver · 2d ago

Amazon – Whole Foods

So Amazon has agreed to buy Whole Foods. It’s an interesting agreement. Amazon is for the early 21st century rather what Sears and/or Montgomery Ward was to the old west. The purveyor of eve...
nebraskaenergyobserver · 3d ago

Otto Warbler, Rest in Peace, and Now…

May he and his family find peace #BREAKING: Otto Warmbier, held in N. Korea until last week, has died at UCMC. His family’s statement: @WCPO pic.twitter.com/5TNp25zw9F — Evan Millward (@Evan...
nebraskaenergyobserver · 4d ago

The Yanks Are Coming, Again

John Hinderaker over at Powerline caught something that I should have. It happens. He quotes the Science and Environmental Policy Project’s The Week That Was: Mr Hilton discusses the highly ...
nebraskaenergyobserver · 5d ago

We’re Doomed, Doomed I Tell You.

From Philly.com Seventeen years after the Year 2000 bug came and went, the federal government will finally stop preparing for it. The Trump administration announced Thursday that it would el...
nebraskaenergyobserver · 6d ago

This We’ll Defend

In Somerville, MA today, they will celebrate the raising of a new flag – they really should do this on 1 January, but they seem to think standing on a hilltop around Boston on 1 January is a...
nebraskaenergyobserver · 1w ago

Grenfell Tower

So let’s try to unpack this horror a bit, shall we? I happened to watch it almost in real time (on Sky) and I was appalled as it went up. As I said yesterday, it reminded me of the WTC more ...
nebraskaenergyobserver · 1W ago

Rep Scalise, and an Attack on the Republic

[I have some things to say about the Grenfell Tower fire in London, but it won’t be today. So far, I start thinking about it, and I just sit here and cry, not least because of the parallels ...
nebraskaenergyobserver · 1W ago

The AG Testifies, Higher Education, and a Report Card

Welp, I was going to talk about the Attorney General’s testimony to the Senate intelligence committee, but I couldn’t manage to keep my mind on the nonsense being spewed about. Lucky for us ...