June 11, 2008

Europe Reacts to Peak Oil

EU energy commissioner acknowledges peak oil.

Trucking blockades in the Iberian peninsula have utterly disrupted traffic, commerce, manufacturing, and food distribution ... and they look set to spread to the UK and Ireland.

But the ****edness of our fossil fuel economy is all in our heads. A total fantasy concocted to create jobs for environmentalists. Yeahuh.

Posted by natasha at June 11, 2008 12:08 PM | International | Technorati links |

Im not sure whether it fits exactly the sense of this thread, but its remarkable that the Supreme Court makes such a judgement such a short time ahead of an important election

Supreme court grants appeal rights to Guantanamo inmates
The laws and Constitution are designed to survive, and remain in force, in extraordinary times, Justice Anthony M. Kennedy wrote for the court.

Posted by: ccoaler at June 12, 2008 03:10 PM