Monthly Archives: March 2006

Delta Force founder calls Iraq “Utter Debacle”

(emphasis added) Q: What’s your assessment of the war in Iraq? A: Utter debacle. … (Army Gen.) Tommy Franks was brow-beaten … That’s why he retired immediately afterward. We have fomented civil war in Iraq. We have probably fomented internecine … Continue reading

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Iraq to US Ambassador: Butt Out.

Apparently the United States doesn’t understand, or at least want to accept, the “democracy” that they helped create in Iraq. Mr Jaafari’s spokesman accused the US of trying to subvert Iraqi sovereignty. Mr Takki said the US ambassador had passed … Continue reading

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SCRAM-bled Jets

Ya know, going fast is really great and all. And God knows it’s a hellish 18+ hour flight to Sydney, Australia from Vancouver. But this is going a little overboard. A British-led consortium is testing SCRAM jet technology in Australia. … Continue reading

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US Army Corps on Canada

In my previous post I introduced this document. It is an 86 page report done by the US Army Corps of Engineers on “Energy Trends and Their Implications”. In actuality, it turns out to be a document warning us of … Continue reading

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Unlikely Agreement: Peak Oil

Can you guess where these words came from (uttered in Sept 2005)? I’ll give you a hint.. it is a US Government Agency. World proved reserve lifetime for oil is about 41 years, most of this at a declining availability. … Continue reading

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