Timmy elsewhereFebruary 18, 2012 Tim WorstallTimmy Elsewhere2 CommentsAt the ASI. Drill baby, drill. previousOh well said Mr. FreedlandnextSo nothing changed since C. Northcote then 2 thoughts on “Timmy elsewhere” So Much For Subtlety February 18, 2012 at 11:48 am I think the basic problem is that the opponents of shale and their supporters are not having the same conversation. They are talking past each other because they are not really talking about the same things. So this report will not be convincing. After all, the sort of things our host flags as good – cheap energy for instance – tend to be seen by the other side as bad. Remember Avery Lovins who is supposed to have said giving humans a source of cheap, clean energy (cold fusion as it was thought it might be at the time although that did not work out) was like giving a loaded gun to a small child. The question is whether the rest of us side with the smelly Hippies or the filthy capitalists. We can but hope. Rub-a-dub February 18, 2012 at 1:45 pm Blackpool Frack is not quite Texas T, but has the idea that Lancastrians could become quite rich off of this sunk in locally yet, anyone know? Yorkshire would have claimed independence by now! Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.