New York City Has Become So Progressive it Plans to Bite the Hand that Feeds it – the Oil Companies

New York City Has Become So Progressive it Plans to Bite the Hand that Feeds it – the Oil Companies

Lady Libertine (with no apologies to Emma Lazarus): "Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled energy slaves yearning to exhale CO2 virtually for free, The wretched black gold of your teeming bowels. Send these, the unburned, tempest-tost to me, I fill my lamp beside the charlatan's door" (photos by

The Coming Fall of the House of Saud: Austerity is in, and the Countdown to Saudi Arabia's Fire Sale is On! [part 2/2]

The Coming Fall of the House of Saud: Austerity is in, and the Countdown to Saudi Arabia's Fire Sale is On! [part 2/2]

"Did somebody say they want to make a deal?" The greatest deal maker the world has ever seen, flanked by his wife on his right and the king of Saudi Arabia on his left, the crown prince of Saudi Arabia and the princess of the United States playing mental footsie

No, Not NEOM Nor Even Women Can Save Saudi Arabia and its Monarchy from Peak Oil and Collapse [part 1/2]

No, Not NEOM Nor Even Women Can Save Saudi Arabia and its Monarchy from Peak Oil and Collapse [part 1/2]

You know things have taken a turn for the desperate when women have started to drive. Or rather, when they're about to start driving in Saudi Arabia. Although repeated efforts over the years to allow Saudi Arabian Miss Daisies to drive themselves haven't managed to budge things in the slightest,

Introducing From Filmers to Farmers on Ghost – Just a Collapse Blog on Just a Blogging Platform

Introducing From Filmers to Farmers on Ghost – Just a Collapse Blog on Just a Blogging Platform

Greetings! The 31st is finally here, so to all you Americans and Canadians out there, Happy Halloween! And to all you Aussies and Kiwis who have only just started celebrating this joyous occasion imported from North America - will you please hold on to whatever vestige of culture you have

A Collapse Blogger's Search For the Most Collapse-Proof Blogging Platform

A Collapse Blogger's Search For the Most Collapse-Proof Blogging Platform

Desperate times call for desperate measures (Jeb Bush photo by Michael Vadon) With just seven days left before this blog moves away from The World's Worst Blogging Platform™ I created and over to an actual blogging platform, I will nonetheless point out that I've been rather content for the past