Rut Row

Rut Row

This is a discussion on Rut Row within the Off Topic & Humor Discussion forums, part of the The Back Porch category; Under the heading of, "You can't have it both ways" comes this: Wind energy company pleads guilty to killing eagles | Fox News The Obama ...

Page 1 of 4 1234 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 58
Like Tree82Likes

Thread: Rut Row

  1. #1
    VIP Member
    Array Jeanlouise's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Location
    Almost Heaven
    Posts
    2,917

    Rut Row

    Under the heading of, "You can't have it both ways" comes this:

    Wind energy company pleads guilty to killing eagles | Fox News

    The Obama administration is fining wind company for killing Eagles.

    Isn't this the same administration that has pushed Wind and Solar energy like a drug dealer pushes Meth?

    Have they not heard of "unintended consequences"? and "acceptable collateral damage"?

    Do they want Wind Power plants or NOT?

    Geez.
    Heaven goes by favor. If it went by merit, you would stay out and your dog would go in.- Mark Twain

    http://www.timeanddate.com/countdown...eaves%20office

  2. #2
    VIP Member Array Brad426's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Location
    Georgia
    Posts
    5,480
    Philadelphia Eagles? I mean, they have been somewhat of a disappointment, but killing them seems extreme.
    I have a very strict gun control policy: if there's a gun around, I want to be in control of it.
    Clint Eastwood

  3. #3
    VIP Member
    Array welder516's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2013
    Location
    The Un-Free State of Maryland
    Posts
    7,339
    Wow , i am going to hide in the Hotel California
    gatorbait51 and HKzealot like this.
    Member of the NRA
    Keep your booger hook off the bang switch until you want to destroy something .

  4. #4
    Senior Member Array ugh762x39's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2013
    Location
    North Carolina
    Posts
    632
    Quote Originally Posted by Jeanlouise View Post
    Under the heading of, "You can't have it both ways" comes this:

    Wind energy company pleads guilty to killing eagles | Fox News

    The Obama administration is fining wind company for killing Eagles.

    Isn't this the same administration that has pushed Wind and Solar energy like a drug dealer pushes Meth?

    Have they not heard of "unintended consequences"? and "acceptable collateral damage"?

    Do they want Wind Power plants or NOT?

    Geez.
    Does this have anything to do with Dutch Ovens?
    gatorbait51 likes this.
    "If you can do it, you damn well better be able to look at it!".....Matt Helm

  5. #5
    VIP Member Array OldVet's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Hiding inside a bottle of Jim Beam Black in S. FL.
    Posts
    23,034
    I think the eagles should be fined for damage to the windmills and loss of product during the repair time.
    gatorbait51 and Caertaker like this.
    Retired USAF E-8. Official forum curmudgeon.
    Lighten up and enjoy life because:
    Paranoia strikes deep, into your life it will creep. It starts when you're always afraid... Buffalo Springfield - For What It's Worth

  6. #6
    Ex Member Array Hatrix's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Ohio
    Posts
    1,353
    Quote Originally Posted by Jeanlouise View Post
    Do they want Wind Power plants or NOT?
    Not when there is money to be made and campaign donations to be had from the Fossil Fuels Industry.
    gatorbait51 likes this.

  7. #7
    VIP Member Array Harryball's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2009
    Location
    Lansing Mi
    Posts
    9,996
    The irony of it all....
    gatorbait51 likes this.
    Don"t let stupid be your skill set....

    And Shepards we shall be, for Thee, my Lord, for Thee,
    Power hath descended forth from Thy hand, So that our feet may swiftly carry out thy command,
    And we shall flow a river forth to Thee, And teeming with souls shall it ever be,

  8. #8
    VIP Member Array Sister's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    relocating
    Posts
    2,696
    A mind is a terrible thing to waste.
    gatorbait51 likes this.


    United Daughters of the Confederacy member
    UDC

    American by birth
    Christian by choice
    Southern by the grace of God



  9. #9
    VIP Member
    Array PEF's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Georgia, w/summers in Pottsylvania
    Posts
    5,941
    This Administration and New Demokratik Party won't be happy until we're all living in hovels, reading copies of Das Kapital, and getting abortions on demand.
    ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
    -PEF, Refugee from the Island of Misfit Toys

  10. #10
    VIP Member Array Sister's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Location
    relocating
    Posts
    2,696
    Are you going to make us hav'ta google "hovels"?


    United Daughters of the Confederacy member
    UDC

    American by birth
    Christian by choice
    Southern by the grace of God



  11. #11
    Ex Member Array CanuckQue's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2011
    Location
    Prairies Canada
    Posts
    1,578
    Yeah, there's a discussion to be had regarding the number of eagle deaths that we'd consider 'acceptable'.

  12. #12
    Ex Member Array Hatrix's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Location
    Ohio
    Posts
    1,353
    Quote Originally Posted by CanuckQue View Post
    Yeah, there's a discussion to be had regarding the number of eagle deaths that we'd consider 'acceptable'.
    All they need to do is post No Eagle Signs around the Wind Plants. Yanno, same as they do with the Gun Buster signs. Everything will be fine.
    BugDude, Tzadik, RichB70 and 5 others like this.

  13. #13
    VIP Member
    Array Jeanlouise's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Location
    Almost Heaven
    Posts
    2,917
    Quote Originally Posted by ugh762x39 View Post
    Does this have anything to do with Dutch Ovens?
    No, that was the gassing of spouses...this is the head conking of Eagles.
    phreddy and Sister like this.
    Heaven goes by favor. If it went by merit, you would stay out and your dog would go in.- Mark Twain

    http://www.timeanddate.com/countdown...eaves%20office

  14. #14
    VIP Member Array chiefjason's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Location
    Hickory, NC
    Posts
    3,188
    Quote Originally Posted by Brad426 View Post
    Philadelphia Eagles? I mean, they have been somewhat of a disappointment, but killing them seems extreme.
    To paraphrase an old funny, "When the reporter asked the coach about the execution of his team he said he was all for it."



    It's like one up north that some town insisted on building. Everyone was for it. Put it up, everyone complained about the sound it made when the wind blew. First they restricted the times it could be used, then they just quit using it. Some people don't think things through.

    Speaking of windmills, it seems high wind is not good for them either.

    Sister likes this.
    I prefer to live dangerously free than safely caged!

    "Our houses are protected by the good Lord and a gun. And you might meet 'em both if you show up here not welcome son." Josh Thompson "Way Out Here"

  15. #15
    Ex Member Array SayVandelay's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2012
    Location
    New Hampshire
    Posts
    401
    Quote Originally Posted by welder516 View Post
    Wow , i am going to hide in the Hotel California
    As long as Joe Walsh is protected. The rest, we could all do without.

    I don't know, seems unimportant. Wind power is still a good thing and Eagles dying still sucks. The fine is to ensure that there's some effort to fix the problem, which doesn't seem like it would take all that much effort. Calling it acceptable collateral damage is like saying you don't mind having kids with three ears, because before that meltdown the nuclear plant was doing a lot of good
    welder516 and CanuckQue like this.

Page 1 of 4 1234 LastLast

Sponsored Links

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •