nooneofanyimport:

Some more Navy news, and a good point about how “the sky is falling!” regarding military cuts are hard to take seriously. Hello, can we just stop using expensive biofuel first?

Originally posted on BUNKERVILLE | God, Guns and Guts Comrades!:

During the hearing with Panetta last week, I was ready to jump out of my chair as I watched the ignorance regarding the statement by Panetta that he cancelled the deployment of the Navy Carrier USS Truman because of budget concerns, no doubt, because of the GOP. Wink Wink. Now we learn we cannot fuel the USS Lincoln. So the truth of the matter is they can’t find biofuel and the Navy has wasted so much money going green. Of course delaying the retrofit of the ship should put more pressure on the GOP so the plan goes. I was waiting, waiting waiting for someone to ask about this idiotic behavior. Better yet would have been to question the Charmian of the Armed Services. So here we go, first the back story.

Navy buys biofuel for $16 a gallon

This is going to help the Defense Department weather looming budget cuts, for sure. Teaming up with the Department of Agriculture…

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  1. loopyloo305 9 February 2013 at 5:55 pm Reply

    I am not sure whether I believe this is actual believing in green energy or simply another way to bankrupt the country. Great post Lin, God bless you!

  2. Asylum Watch 9 February 2013 at 8:06 pm Reply

    It is all a show to get Boehner and the Republicans to beg for money for the military so Obama can say : “sure, I’ll let you have more money for the military if you give me more taxes on the rich.”

    • nooneofanyimport 9 February 2013 at 9:52 pm Reply

      yep, the “show time” aspect of this whole thing is just too obvious. Know what? I hate being part of “the show.” Makes military service feel cheap.

  3. [...] H/T to NooneOfAnyImport’s Blog (see Navy: Lincoln Refueling Delayed because of funding, yet pays $16 bucks a gallon). [...]

  4. bunkerville 9 February 2013 at 9:09 pm Reply

    Thanks for the link!

    • nooneofanyimport 9 February 2013 at 9:53 pm Reply

      Thanks for bringing this bit of info to my attention!

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