[ RadSafe ] -Fear mongering

Brent Rogers brent.rogers at optusnet.com.au
Fri Jun 24 04:50:27 CDT 2011


You forgot to include the Bush administration's claim of Iraq's stockpiling of WMDs.  Look how many lives and how much treasure that fear-mongering has cost.

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On 24/06/2011, at 4:29, Jerry Cohen <jjc105 at yahoo.com> wrote:

> No matter how despicable we find the practice of fear mongering to be, one thing 
> that can be said in its favor is that--- it works. It has been the most 
> effective tool of the greenies, the anti-nucs, and their sycophants in the news 
> media.
> Jerry Cohen
> "an ounce of fear is worth a pound of reason"
> ________________________________
> From: Doug Aitken <jdaitken at sugar-land.oilfield.slb.com>
> To: SAFarber at optonline.net; The International Radiation Protection (Health 
> Physics) Mailing List <radsafe at health.phys.iit.edu>
> Sent: Thu, June 23, 2011 11:00:52 AM
> Subject: Re: [ RadSafe ] -Fearmongering by fossil and alternate energy interests 
> -was: RE: Oil Industry
> Stewart:
> Don't forget the large numbers of deaths directly attributable to fossil
> fuel extraction, the environmental damage caused in its extraction, the vast
> quantities of solid waste from fossil fuel burning, the number of deaths
> attributable to the emissions from fossil fuel burning (oh, and the large
> quantities of radioactive materials released in these processes - well above
> those of the nuclear industry........
> http://www.ornl.gov/info/ornlreview/rev26-34/text/colmain.html ).
> Regards
> Doug
> Doug Aitken
> QHSE Advisor, Schlumberger D&M Operations Support
> Cell Phone: 713-562-8585
> (alternate e-mail: doug.aitken at slb.com )
> Mail: c/o Therese Wigzell,
> Schlumberger,
> Drilling & Measurements HQ,
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