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A conversation with Marcus Gardley and Nakissa Etemad

...It's really fun for me to be inside Marcus's brain while he's creating -- and tracking things. My father's a rocket scientist, so I have a very analytical, logical structural brain. I often can help fine tune the timeline and get the years...
Warning issued about oil shipped from ND, Mont. advocates welcomed the move, others said the warning didn't offer new information."It doesn't take a rocket scientist to figure out that Bakken oil is a high-quality crude with a lower flash point - that's what makes it a desired...
Not Gov. Egan's ferry system

...service. I just wasn't sure which excuse the state would use to facilitate their agenda. It doesn't take a rocket scientist to figure out that Department of Transportation (DOT), is a road system agency and has to justify the planners...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...snow-covered trails, their dog teams have been pulling four-wheelers over bumpy, bare ground. "It doesn't take a rocket scientist to look out the window and know it's weird," said Iditarod race manager Jack Niggemyer, commenting on the weather...
Senator says federal authorities, state must join on village erosion threat

...about $102 million - roughly $250,000 for each of the village's 400 residents. "Now you don't have to be a rocket scientist to figure out, if we have 16 villages that are threatened over the next 20 years - that's a cost we cannot meet...
Voting for anti-Alaska Dems makes no sense

...Clinton - no friend of Alaskans when it comes to economic development of our natural resources. It does not take a rocket scientist to realize that without more oil drilling and timber jobs, (both of which pay high wages) one is foolish to believe...
My Turn: Prop 4 will gut services tax revenues ($150 million statewide) that pay for schools and other local services. It doesn't take a rocket scientist to figure out that this is not trimming the fat from government. They claim more money will remain in the hands...
Word of Mouth

...represent their interests. The board must remember that a CEO is elected, not coronated. George Bush might not be a rocket scientist, but he's no Al Gore either, thank God. President Clinton leaves the White House in total disgrace. He has...
Endless possibilities

...gigantic project that's going to create a big boom for a lot of us is just silly. Duh-ugh! It doesn't take a rocket scientist to figure that out, right? Raising a stink about these kinds of projects is downright un-Alaskan and sends out...
Ferry fares are too expensive

...million that the Legislature has to appropriate each year to keep the system afloat. One doesn't have to be a rocket scientist to figure out that the ferry system is not the answer for the general public in Southeast Alaska. We can't afford...


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