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THE 2017 po.com Oil Price Challenge

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Re: THE 2017 po.com Oil Price Challenge

Unread postby PeakOiler » Sun 02 Jul 2017, 17:42:02

Observerbrb wrote:Congrats to kublikhan for this first place; I hope you and your father are doing great PeakOiler :) .


Thanks, Observerbrb. Congrats at having the #1 spot for a bit!

My father passed away on June 6th from complications after his surgery mentioned above (ultimately a massive stroke) as well as other multiple health issues. He lived a great life to age 87. I don't think I will live that long. He certainly raised the bar!

I've been busy with the family and more important matters than posting lately.

I'll post new scorecards when I can.
There’s a strange irony related to this subject [oil and gas extraction] that the better you do the job at exploiting this oil and gas, the sooner it is gone.

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Re: THE 2017 po.com Oil Price Challenge

Unread postby Subjectivist » Sun 02 Jul 2017, 22:33:39

PeakOiler wrote:
Observerbrb wrote:Congrats to kublikhan for this first place; I hope you and your father are doing great PeakOiler :) .


Thanks, Observerbrb. Congrats at having the #1 spot for a bit!

My father passed away on June 6th from complications after his surgery mentioned above (ultimately a massive stroke) as well as other multiple health issues. He lived a great life to age 87. I don't think I will live that long. He certainly raised the bar!

I've been busy with the family and more important matters than posting lately.

I'll post new scorecards when I can.


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II Chronicles 7:14 if my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their land.
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Re: THE 2017 po.com Oil Price Challenge

Unread postby Observerbrb » Sat 08 Jul 2017, 17:23:53

Sorry to hear that PeakOiler, I am sure your father was a great man.

We'll be waiting for you, take things easy in the meantime.
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Re: THE 2017 po.com Oil Price Challenge

Unread postby PeakOiler » Fri 14 Jul 2017, 13:23:06

Thanks for the kind words you guys. (Y'all)

My Father retired from the US Air Force in 1971, after having served as a Defensive Systems Officer (DSO) aboard the B-58 Hustler bomber
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in the 1960's (literally had his finger on the button to unload nukes over Cuba during the Cold War--all he needed were the final codes), among various jobs and assignments in other aircraft throughout his career, including photo reconnaissance of East Germany and surrounding areas in the 1950's, and serving in Vietnam escorting other aircraft on their bombing missions.

Kinda funny that such a hawk would produce a son that's so green. ;)

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Re: THE 2017 po.com Oil Price Challenge

Unread postby Plantagenet » Fri 14 Jul 2017, 13:30:13

My condolences to you on the loss of your father, PeakOiler.

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I hope you live to 106 ---- and I hope you keep running this poll every single year. If the oil price challenge runs for another 40 years I might actually get lucky and win once. :idea:
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