The Emergent Fantasy of the Civil War

I like to think if I had turned 18 in 1861 instead of 1980 I would have gone north.  That I would have said...

Poll: Yes, Extractive Industry Workers Can Be Conservationists

The result of my two week poll surprised me. Overwhelming voters answered "yes". Oil & gas or mining employees can be conservationists. This poll...

Notes: Current Poll Surprising; Hacksaw Ridge; Stock Market

  Current Poll on Jumbotale I am running a poll on the site - first page of Just go to the site and please vote...

Putting Your Smartphone In Its Place

Does your smartphone call to you? Are you on your way to an important family event fighting against a desire to check the email notifications...

Starbucks Holiday Cups – Case Study in Marketing Failure

I never bought into the concept of a war on Christmas.  I celebrate Christmas.  It has been a privilege for me to learn about...

Notes: Alternate Facts & Inauguration; Women’s March

Alternate Facts & The Inauguration Since the surprising US election results not much has happened in politics, except in Britain around Brexit.  And this weekend's...

Can a person who works for an oil & gas or mining company be a conservationist?

  • No (10%)
  • Yes (90%)
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John Howard is a published commentator and international director and executive in energy, media, technology, manufacturing, and conservation commentating on public policy. A dual citizen of both the United States and the United Kingdom he was educated in the United States and Britain and has spent twenty-six years in business and charities around the world.

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ME TOO Saddened to learn that Ken Salazar won’t run for governor
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Awesome.In a first for the government, dogs will be welcome at the Interior Department

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