Category Archives: Bigger Pie Forum

BPF Book Review of The American Miracle

biggerpieforum.org | BPF Book Review of The American Miracle | Administrator Book Review:  The American Miracle – Divine Providence in the Rise of the Republic By Michael Medved If you like history, you should read this book.  If you believe in miracles, you should read this book.  If you wonder about Divine intervention, you should […]

Lessons from Hurricane Harvey on Flooding

biggerpieforum.org | Lessons from Hurricane Harvey on Flooding | Administrator  Image: Getty Here’s a political lesson from Hurricane Harvey according to this article about storms and probabilities.  “The lesson here — remember there’s a quiz on Friday — is that a big storm, in itself, is evidence of nothing more than the fact that there’s […]

I Don’t Always…

biggerpieforum.org | I Don’t Always… | Administrator The Most Interesting Man in the World for Dos Equis Beer. I don’t always believe stories from Mississippi Power, or from its parent Southern Company, about the Kemper Lignite Plant.  But when I do, it’s because I’ve been kidnapped, tortured, drugged, and forced to watch endless video loops […]

A Bigger Pie View – Southern Company Blues

biggerpieforum.org | A Bigger Pie View – Southern Company Blues | Administrator This piece from Seeking Alpha is designed to be the “chicken soup for the soul” for potential Southern Company investors.  The piece says that the utility presently has the “blues” with billions in cost overruns for the Kemper Project coal gasification power plant […]

The Chief Engineer’s Legacy

biggerpieforum.org | The Chief Engineer’s Legacy | Administrator The Mississippi Levee Board (MLB) was created right after the Civil War to build and maintain levees in the Mississippi Delta.  The US Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) took over levee building in 1927.  But the MLB, located in Greenville, still maintains them.  It has had some […]