Welcome to European Tribune. It's gone a bit quiet around here these days, but it's still going.
We have a higher baseline now. Losing X % of GDP isn't as bad now as it was 80 years ago, because back then, people started starving. Hungry people demand tanks on the streets very quickly.

Peak oil is not an energy crisis. It is a liquid fuel crisis.
by Starvid on Mon Feb 20th, 2012 at 02:50:16 PM EST
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