Today’s Campaign Update (Because The Campaign Never Ends) – 4.25.2017

I have to admit that this whole fake media construct about how Donald Trump should have been able to keep every campaign promise he made during his first 100 days in office is incredibly annoying to me.  Even Brett Baeir at Fox News put up a graphic on his newscast last night purporting to show […]

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Today’s Campaign Update (Because The Campaign Never Ends) – 4.24.2017

Thank God he’s not being divisive.:  In between shouting his focus-grouped cusswords, DNC Chairman Tom Perez told an audience in Las Vegas Saturday that his Party has no room anymore for anyone who is pro-life.  This is part of what Mr. Perez – who Democrats said was brought in to bring “stability” to their dying […]

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Thank Mother Earth for Oil, Natural Gas and Other Fossil Fuels

[Note:  I posted this piece at Forbes.com on April 22, 2013, but it remains relevant today.] Today is Earth Day, and it is very likely that the fact that abundant fossil fuels like oil, natural gas and coal, are natural resources, and gifts to humanity from Mother Earth herself  will be lost amid all the frightful […]

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American v. United: No Contest in Communications

On Friday, American Airlines demonstrated that its communications department actually understands how to communicate, in direct contrast to its competitors at United Airlines. An American flight attendant got too aggressive with a young mother on one of its flights on Friday, whacking her in the head with a stroller while she held her one year-old […]

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Today’s Campaign Update (Because The Campaign Never Ends) – 4.21.2017

  Who you gonna believe, us or your lyin’ eyes?:  There was another Islamic terrorist attack in Paris for which ISIS has taken credit, and everyone in authority and in the fake media in that country and in America is doing everything they can to pretend it has nothing to do with Islamic terrorism.  Who […]

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In The Oil Patch – Omar Garcia (ep. 104)

If you want to keep current on what’s happening in oil and gas in Texas, the “Inside the Oil Patch” program airs every Sunday evening on AM 740 KTRH in Houston, and AM 550 KTSA in San Antonio. The show is sponsored by Shale Magazine, for which I am an associate editor. I do a […]

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Today’s Campaign Update (Because The Campaign Never Ends) – 4.20.2017

She hasn’t heard that thing about glass houses.:  GOP Senator Joni Ernst told an audience on Wednesday that President Trump’s frequent trips to his Mar-a-Lago residence in Florida bother not only her, but other members of the Republican caucus.  “I do wish he would spend more time in Washington, D.C.  That’s what we have the […]

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Today’s Campaign Update (Because The Campaign Never Ends) – 4.19.2017

Say it ain’t so, Joe!:  Your author is officially in mourning this morning, because the CalExit movement is dead.  Yes, friends, the noble effort to free our country from the state that sends an unending stream of nitwits to infest the U.S. Congress is no more.  The plug was pulled by organizers on Monday because […]

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USGS Haynesville/Bossier Resource Estimate Decimates The Notion Of “Peak Gas”

Hey, guess what?  There’s a bunch of natural gas out there along the Texas and Louisiana Gulf Coast! That’s what the US Geological Survey (USGS) announced on April 13, with its assessment that the combined Haynesville and Bossier shales, sandstones and carbonates contain a gigantic volume of natural gas, which the USGS estimates at a […]

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Today’s Campaign Update (Because The Campaign Never Ends) – 4.18.2017

The Obama legacy in action.:  Multiple videos have emerged on social websites that show Berkeley cops standing around doing nothing as violent clashes broke out over the weekend between Trump supporters and radical leftwing agitators on the Cal Berkeley campus.  In one, a policeman who is asked why he and his partner aren’t doing anything […]

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