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In oil business record profits still disappoint by Lor
July 29, 2006, 12:01 pm
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Chevron Corp. said Friday its second-quarter earnings soared to a new high, but that wasn’t enough to satisfy investors whose expectations have been raised by the oil industry’s recent run of eye-popping profit. The company’s shares tumbled 3.5 percent.

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Exxon Mobil Profits Jump by Lor
July 29, 2006, 3:19 am
Filed under: Economics, Energy

Do you think you pay too much? Exxon Mobil said Thursday it earned $10.36 billion in the second quarter, the second largest quarterly profit ever recorded by a publicly traded U.S. company. The earnings figure was 36 percent above the profit it reported a year ago. High oil prices helped boost the company’s revenue by 12 percent to a level just short of a quarterly record.

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911 When the Tower Fell by Lor
July 28, 2006, 2:35 pm
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This video… well, just watch.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6SbssOdruPQ&feature=Views&page=1&t=t&f=b



Ten Days of Hell, and what caused it by Lor
July 28, 2006, 11:48 am
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There were thousands who were without air conditioning, lights, refrigeration, internet connections, and, well, modern life generally.What do the consumers do about it? Keep paying the bills, to the same company that let them down. They can’t switch. They can’t influence the production process. They are powerless in more ways than one.

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Watch our Flanks! by Lor
July 28, 2006, 11:48 am
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Chavez to boost Russian arms orders to S3 billion

Chavez has added helicopters, surface-to-air missiles, it’s speculated that they added a submarine to the deal. U.S. officials hoped to talk Russia out of the arms deal, but senior Kremlin officials said that they see no reason to take advice from the United States.

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Cool Music by Lor
July 28, 2006, 11:00 am
Filed under: Music

Nordic Lounge Weekend

Nordic Lounge Weekend

Various Artists
DNM – Dealers of Nordic Music



Jeff Bezos: Private Spaceport Plan by Lor
July 26, 2006, 12:41 pm
Filed under: Economics, Travel

The craft would hit an altitude of about 325,000 feet — or almost 62 miles — before descending and restarting its engine for a “precision vertical powered landing on the landing pad” in sparsely populated Culberson County, about 125 miles east of El Paso. Those were among the plans detailed in a 229-page draft filed with the FAA by Bezos.

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