Republished from “Observations & Updates” (Nov. 4, 2012).
For a time earlier in my life I lived in Louisiana. During that period I became fascinated with the Long’s — Huey and his son, Russell, who during part of the time I lived in the state served as Louisiana’s senior United States Senator.
Both Long’s were the source of great quotes during their lifetime. One of Russell’s returned to me this morning as I was reading an article from yesterday’s Fairbanks News-Miner.
The article — Armstrong Oil and Gas chairman talks future of Alaska oil — reports on recent remarks made by Bill Armstrong, chairman of independent oil producer Armstrong Oil and Gas. The company is active in trying to develop new fields on the North Slope, and recently also developed a new field on the Kenai Peninsula. Continue reading