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Comment: Re:Yep it is a scam (Score 2) 666

by compro01 (#48871187) Attached to: US Senate Set To Vote On Whether Climate Change Is a Hoax

2. depends on how competently the pipeline is operated. And the likely answer to that is "not very".

Transcanada does not exactly have a stellar record. Their Keystone phase 1 pipeline sprung 14 leaks in its first two years of operation. Across their network, they average better than 70 spills per year.

And their Bison natural gas pipeline blew the fuck up after just 6 months of operation.

I wouldn't trust these guys to operate a garden hose, much less a pipeline carrying dibit over a major aquifer.

Comment: Re:That was quick ... (Score 1) 103

by compro01 (#48785285) Attached to: Canadian Government Steps In To Stop Misleading Infringement Notices

Assuming they follow their own law (Bill C-16, An Act to Amend the Canada Elections Act, passed in 2007), the next election is on October 19, 2015, the third Monday in October, 4 years after the last election.

Constitutionally, the latest an election could occur is in early July of 2016, as Parliament would have be dissolved by May 23rd.

Comment: Re:freedom 2 b a moron (Score 1) 1051

by compro01 (#48584929) Attached to: Time To Remove 'Philosophical' Exemption From Vaccine Requirements?

1. No, it is not controversial. It's nonsense that is rightly rejected. 30 vaccines is a drop in the ocean compared to the onslaught of viruses and bacteria they got exposed to on their way out of the womb, much less what they deal with every day.

2. And most people your age can enjoy having shingles later in life because of that. It really sucks, hence the desire for children to never get chickenpox.

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