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Frack to the Future

Mark GA Wrote: Mar 13, 2013 1:38 AM
Stossel hopefully says "...for the first time since the 19th century, America may become a net exporter of energy. Probably not during Obama's tenure. "The Economist" recently pointed out that our two dozen LNG import terminals, have all applied for export licenses. They now sit idle. Thanks to fracking, we no longer need to import LNG. However, only one facility has been able to acquire the needed license form the Department of Energy. Like the Keystone XL, the Obama administration is dragging it's feet. But this time it's a US product worth hundreds of billions of dollars that is being denied export. Hopefully someday we will have access to plentiful cheap clean energy. In the here and now, this delay is making the planet dirtier.
Celebrities are now upset about fracking, the injection of chemicals into the ground to crack rocks to release oil and gas. With everyone saying they want alternatives to foreign oil, I'd think celebrities would love fracking.

I'd be wrong. Lady Gaga, Yoko Ono and their group, Artists Against Fracking, don't feel the love. Yoko sang, "Don't frack me!" on TV.

Stopping fracking is the latest cause of the silly people. They succeeded in getting scientifically ignorant politicians to ban fracking in New York, Maryland and Vermont.

Hollywood gave an Oscar to Gasland, a documentary that suggests fracking will shove gas into some people's...