holy shit this is awesome if true, could reduce oil imports by half in 10 years

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    great news :clap2::clap2::clap2:

    I really hope no one from the goverement fucks this up. keep the epa away
     
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    Umm since we consume 19.6 million barells per day....
     
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    The sands being explored were well known for many years, the horizontal drilling methodology used to produce the "tight" thin stratified formations is still being developed but with ever increasing oil prices that technology will get a boost, as success breeds success.
    Mud motors and directional steering techniques have come a long way.
    Making predictions about the amount of reserves that will be gained is a suckers game in my opinion, the bird in the bush being a hypothetical and all.
     
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    Let's put all of our Republican scientists on our energy problems. Between the two of them, who knows what they might come up with?
     
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    I wonder why they aren't using this technique in the state of New York?

    Pensylvania is experiencing an economic boom because of it.
     
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    Obama thinks we'd be better off building more choo choo trains!!
    CHOO CHOO!!!!

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    That dude jumped the tracks long ago.
     
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    A good example of republican soloutions ;)
     
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    how do you think we get anywhere? incrementally.
     
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    Republicans are this country's economic SWAT team. Democrats are the party of SQUAT.
     

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