He just calls them like he sees them.
Apparently your great wealth is insufficient to afford you smarts as well.
yo duff!I think g is tryin' to tell us somethin'.let's go fishin'! slaplaugh wj
Bottom line, Jim has had a wonderful outcome with Chesapeake. Period. So it can be done if you're smart enough and (I guess) careful enough. Many (hundreds of) other Bradford County landowners were less smart, less attentive, and less careful than was Jim when they signed their leases. They were reamed by Chesapeake big time.
I have read stories of royalty owners getting 15K a month, before the Kilmer case, to several hundred a month now.