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2012-11-04 Home Front: Politix
Government tells public to stay away from free gas until after first responders fuel up
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Posted by Au Auric 2012-11-04 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [6465 views ]  Top

#1 That gas originated from wells in "right to work" states. I really wouldn't touch it if I were you.
Posted by Besoeker 2012-11-04 04:08||   2012-11-04 04:08|| Front Page Top

#2 other emergency responders. That included gas for their personal vehicles, if necessary, so they could get to work.

What do you want to bet that "emergency responders" includes every pissant politician and they're extended families?

Oh, yeah, what are they doing for "work"?
Posted by AlanC 2012-11-04 08:41||   2012-11-04 08:41|| Front Page Top

#3 It would seem the military has a good track record of moving fuel into war zones and up into forward operating bases to fuel generators, etc. It's not like the first time we have done this sort of thing. Does bureaucracy forget what its learned after each crisis?
Posted by JohnQC 2012-11-04 09:47||   2012-11-04 09:47|| Front Page Top

#4 Follow-up to the story:

Chaos reigns at free gas fiasco

ALL OVER A FEW GALLONS: Police bring a disorderly man under control yesterday at a Crown Heights, Brooklyn, free-fuel station where first responders got priority, angering some civilian motorists.
Posted by Au Auric 2012-11-04 11:47||   2012-11-04 11:47|| Front Page Top

#5 Order, order, we must have order! At once please, mobilize the......

COMMUNITY ORGANIZERS!
Posted by Besoeker 2012-11-04 11:58||   2012-11-04 11:58|| Front Page Top

#6 Someobne can tallmwhat i the hell is an whwta use i for a comunity organizer? Telling people what slogans to cahant? Nobody is going topay thema cent for it so what they do for aliving? (OK,one of them has got a wellpaid job but what what about the others?.

Also about _that_ commuisty organizer, amI the only one to find fishjy that he can spend twenty million dollars in a house? Neither the salry of a junior senator noir the one of the POTUS allos to make so much money.Where does it come from?
Posted by JFM 2012-11-04 12:40||   2012-11-04 12:40|| Front Page Top

#7 It's an American thing JFM. A weak brew of Commie Simps teaching, angry unionist flavored with a little bit of SCREAMING GLBAMALAIEA lifestyle angst.
Posted by Shipman 2012-11-04 15:32||   2012-11-04 15:32|| Front Page Top

#8 When gas rationing occured in the late 70's due to an oil embargo, the public was warned first responders would get priority if things got serious enough, however, it never was implemented. It was considered a last resort, rather than this decision.
Posted by Bugs Uleger6376 2012-11-04 17:17||   2012-11-04 17:17|| Front Page Top

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