The One Oil Industry That Isn’t Under Threat

Authored by Nick Cunningham via Oilprice.com, Peak oil demand might be near, but the consumption of oil for plastics will keep demand elevated for decades. Indeed, the IEA has said that plastics and other petrochemicals are the only sector in which oil consumption could continue…

Saudi Arabia Starts To Weaponize Its Wealth

Authored by Lionel Laurent, op-ed via Bloomberg.com, Here’s a subject that Elon Musk might think twice before tweeting about. Resource-rich Saudi Arabia, which in recent months amassed a $2 billion stake in the Twitter-mad billionaire’s electric-car company Tesla Inc., has declared economic war on Canada….

After A Week Online, NATO’s Latest ‘Counter-Disinfo’ Facebook Game Is A Complete Flop

We might consider this a bit of lighthearted weekend humor, but unfortunately it’s all too real and all too lame, especially considering significant funding and resources actually went into this. And given that it’s NATO, somebody’s tax dollars had to actually foot the bill. But even…

LIVE: JAMES CLAPPER FLIPS ON OBAMA. BLAMES WHITE HOUSE FOR TRUMP RUSSIA PROBE, CARTER PAGE FISA

If it weren’t for President Obama we might not have done the intelligence community assessment that we did that set up a whole sequence of events which are still unfolding today including Special Counsel Mueller’s investigation. President Obama is responsible for that. It was he…

LIVE: #WALKAWAY H. A. Goodman Story. FBI PETER STRZOK REFUSING TO TESTIFY PUBLICLY AFTER SUBPOENA

Attorney suggests FBI’s Strzok might not comply with subpoena http://thehill.com/policy/national-security/395488-attorney-suggests-fbis-strzok-might-not-comply-with-subpoena Peter Strzok’s Out of Scope Polygraph https://www.c-span.org/video/?c4738037/peter-strzoks-scope-polygraph GOHMERT: To your knowledge. Did you not know that Bruce Ohr was meeting with Christopher Steele, getting information about the dossier, and supplying that information to the FBI…

LIVE: DOJ ROD ROSENSTEIN ACCUSED OF SPYING ON CONGRESSMAN LOUIE GOHMERT AFTER IG REPORT: Fox

Rod Rosenstein’s staff might be spying on me: Louie Gohmert https://www.foxbusiness.com/politics/rod-rosensteins-staff-might-be-spying-on-me-louie-gohmert Peter Strzok’s Out of Scope Polygraph https://www.c-span.org/video/?c4738037/peter-strzoks-scope-polygraph GOHMERT: To your knowledge. Did you not know that Bruce Ohr was meeting with Christopher Steele, getting information about the dossier, and supplying that information to the…

6 Things To Know About This Week’s CBO Report

Authored by Daniel Nevins via FFWiley.com, Here are six things you might like to know about the Congressional Budget Office’s 2018 Long-Term Budget Outlook, which was released on Tuesday. The CBO’s baseline scenario shows federal debt held by the public rocketing upward at a trajectory not…