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Protestors in tree platforms as high as 80 feet are attempting to block work on the southern...

Protestors in tree platforms as high as 80 feet are attempting to block work on the southern portion of TransCanada's (TRP) Keystone pipeline in Texas. Protesters have not yet disrupted any work, but they're in the planned route of crews clearing foliage and trees for the pipeline.
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  • bigbenorr
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    Out of all the thousands of pipelines across the country, why is this one such a lightning rod??
    25 Sep 2012, 11:25 AM Reply Like
  • Mike Maher
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    Because its to transport oil sands oil, they wanted to put it through a preserved area in Nebraska, and the general public doesnt realize there are already hundreds of thousands of miles of oil and gas pipelines in the US.
    25 Sep 2012, 02:11 PM Reply Like
  • dunnhaupt
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    Nonsense. This southern portion only touches Oklahoma and Texas.
    26 Sep 2012, 08:10 AM Reply Like
  • Mike Maher
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    Still has the Keystone name, so it still brings out the crazies.
    26 Sep 2012, 10:27 PM Reply Like
  • lorneb
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    Too many of the general public don't do any research. They simply act and jump to conclusions without even making an attempt at thinking for themselves.
    25 Sep 2012, 02:49 PM Reply Like
  • auto44
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    lormeb
    In other words, there are more horse's behinds in this world than there are horses
    25 Sep 2012, 09:26 PM Reply Like
  • gdonelson
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    I say.... TIMBER!!!
    26 Sep 2012, 10:10 PM Reply Like
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