Skip to comments.Lucy Mangan: fracking idiots (Leftism is a sign of mental illness)
Posted on 08/19/2013 5:59:29 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet
We are all, I know, just marking time until the Oprah Winfrey interview with Lindsay Lohan takes place. So let us while away the tedious, meaningless hours by talking about fracking.
This, as I'm sure you are aware unless you have elected to move to the bunker early (possibly when the Winfrey-Lohan news broke), is the process of drilling holes in the ground and forcing water down them at such high pressure that it fractures the shale rock beneath, releasing gas. They do it a lot in America and David Cameron wants to do it here starting with West Sussex, where test drilling by energy firm Cuadrilla has begun, despite protests. Lord Howell, former government energy adviser, shale gas lobbyist and George Osborne's father-in-law, had recommended using the "desolate north-east" for exploratory operations (later amended to the "unloved north-west", at which point someone presumably bundled him under the scullery stairs before he could suggest blowing up Scotland to put the poor Pictish folk out of their misery). But evidently someone thought that fracking up the south instead would add to the sense that "we're all in this together" as indeed it will, when drilling drains the last dregs of Tory sympathy from the home counties more swiftly and surely than it will their gas reserves, and the good burghers of Sussex join the rest of the country in loathing its leader.
There are countless problems with fracking, most of which can be summarised as: we are not America....
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Yes, I can see that you are an unmitigated idiot.
An arrogant fool who thinks she is smarter than those in scientific professions.
This is what England has come to. How sad.
Its hard to put that much ‘stupid’ in a 500 word essay!
We should send a fracking expedition up Mangan’s bunghole.... Plenty of hot-gas to be found there.
That post was NOT directed at you. I’m sure you know.
But JUST IN CASE! Have learned to NOT take things for granted on this board.
SDV, live long and prosper.
HOOHAA, Just Damn are you BOLD!!
I’m thinking everything out her mouth is nothing but FARTGAS.
But hey, I tread lightly now.
Let you young boyz do the dirty.
Ever watch the Miss America pageant in recent years?
You get the Hammer on Nail award.
Man, this is sad, so sad.
Ignorance, Miss Lucy, is a terrible thing. And you've got it -- in spades.
I pressed your Ignore Button, but Lucy Mangan is still there. Could you possibly do something about that?
I ain’t no young boy, JR. ;^)
Drill her . Drill now.
So you’ve seen her picture?
Here she is.
What Lucy needs is a good cleansing with water under high pressure.
Can someone PLEASE call it something reasonable....
It sounds like a cross between cracking and f-—king....
Who comes up with a name like that?
how ‘bout relief well?
Something ..the whole public debate is condemned before its even really got started..its all in the labels ...”frack” your momma ! “frack it”...”I was out “Frackn” one night when”.......
This “frackn “country is in big “frackn”trouble and needs
some “frackn” energy independence right “frackn” now drill it!