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re: Disney princesses react to threats to repeal ACA - graychef
[quote] I dont think finding out how to pay for insurance or birth control would have kept them up at night[/quote] :lol: Nothing kept Aurora up. ...
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re: Disney princesses react to threats to repeal ACA - graychef
[quote] How many Disney Princesses were promiscous?[/quote] By my count, one... Snow White. Living with seven men. Hi ho....
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re: Disney princesses react to threats to repeal ACA - graychef
This has to be the stupidest shite I've ever seen. ...
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re: So the President gets his info from Fox News - graychef
[quote] Instead of CIA, NSA, and FBI briefings... [/quote]Following 44's lead, huh?...
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re: Been wondering throughout the election what HST's thoughts would have been - graychef
He would be high as frick and nobody would care. ...
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re: Trump twitter cannon shoots at morning joe - graychef
:lol: If anything, Trump's Twitter is entertaining. ...
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re: Trump overturns Obama rule killing mining jobs! - graychef
[quote]Is Sierra Club those wackos that target logging companies in the Northwest?[/quote] I'm not sure. I know they have a huge presence in Arizona. They partnered with some natural gas companies to oppose coal...until the natural gas companies realized they were the next targets. ...
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re: Trump overturns Obama rule killing mining jobs! - graychef
Here's another thought. Where to construct the new natural gas generating plants? From an electric standpoint, transmission is very inadequate across the country. Taking the coal units offline and building natural gas in its place wouldn't be terrible. But what if that area is not available? How do ...
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re: Trump overturns Obama rule killing mining jobs! - graychef
The next target for the whackos is natural gas. Sierra Club has stated as much. They believe wind or solar is the answer but we'll always need sun and wind chasers (natural gas)....
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re: Trump overturns Obama rule killing mining jobs! - graychef
[quote] That's part of it, but the long term cost curve for natural gas in the United States looks really good. The economics, even setting regulations aside, are still going to be at best a push for coal. Add in the risk these regs come back in 4 or 8 years aaannnndddd.... no more coal for us....
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re: Trump overturns Obama rule killing mining jobs! - graychef
[quote]How quickly do you think natural gas can ramp up production?[/quote] Don't forget pipelines for transportation. We're seeing how easy that is in the Dakotas. ...
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re: Trump overturns Obama rule killing mining jobs! - graychef
[quote]It's also about what is being built and it ain't coal fired plants anymore.[/quote] Yep. Because there is no technology that can be permitted for coal. Nothing can clean it enough (cheaply anyway) to satisfy the regs. ...
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re: Trump overturns Obama rule killing mining jobs! - graychef
And look at the different qualities in Western coal vs Eastern coal. Western is generally lower SO2 and NOx with pretty high heat content. Major cost contributors are transportation costs. ...
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re: Trump overturns Obama rule killing mining jobs! - graychef
[quote]the abundance of cheap natural gas) has a lot more to do with coal's decline in the U.S. than any environmental regulation designed to protect Americans' health and the air that they breath[/quote] I will give credit to the natural gas market resulting in less coal generation. But factor in ...
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re: We love our coal miners don't we folks? - graychef
[quote] Well rethink it and make it right.[/quote] I'd suggest getting a bigger bang for the buck. Why double or triple electric rates when the impact would be a fraction of a percent reduction? Look at innovation in vehicles, where emissions are much more impactful. ...
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re: We love our coal miners don't we folks? - graychef
[quote]Regulation forces innovation.[/quote] Except the CPP wasn't thought out well enough. The impacts of coal generation make up a fraction of the carbon footprint. ...
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re: We love our coal miners don't we folks? - graychef
[quote] I don't have a problem with halting new federal regulations of fossil fuel industries, but we need to move on from fossil fuels and embrace the future. It's time to end subsidies for fossil fuels and ethanol.[/quote] Or we use the established nuclear technology. ...
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re: Breaking: Michael Flynn resigns - graychef
[quote]I love painfully obvious grammatically incorrect memes.[/quote] :lol: And consider that Flynn wasn't even fired. ...
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re: Breaking: Michael Flynn resigns - graychef
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re: Breaking: Michael Flynn resigns - graychef
[quote]Will it be a Trump resignation or Impeachment?[/quote] The only thing that scares Toddy more than a Trump presidency is a Pence presidency. You are too cruel. ...
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