The Lobby

JLawson is responding to a comment by Diogenes at Talk Polywell.

Diogenes wrote:

This doesn't look good.

You can read more about the link at: The Gulf - It Is Worse Than We Thought.

The reply by JLawson:

No, it doesn't. In fact - that's about as far from 'good' as I could imagine.

Ironic, isn't it, that the environmental lobby, pushing hard as they can to get oil drilling as far offshore as possible, seems to have caused the disaster that they were so anxious to avoid.

Of course, it all depends on how accurate the info and analysis is... but it rings true, unfortunately.

What can you expect from people making technology policy who have no deep understanding of technology?

Cross Posted at Power and Control

posted by Simon on 06.15.10 at 05:09 PM


...who have no deep understanding of technology...

Uh, I think you mean "no understanding of technology whatsoever". You give them far too much credit.

tkdkerry   ·  June 15, 2010 10:26 PM

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