Talked with Karen this morning which managed to include the malaprop ‘self-defecating’ and the plural of the word ‘scotum’ (which would be ‘scrota’). She said she’s feeling the gas prices and trying to car pool in to work in San Diego. She noticed the same thing I am.
NOBODY IS SUGGESTING WE USE LESS GAS.
Nobody in Congress is stating the obvious. There’s a reason why no other country has SUVs – they all adopted higher fuel efficiency years ago.
‘More more more!’ and ‘War war war!’ are the pillar, parallels and perils of our modern times.
I’ve got a TON more to say on this after reading American Theocracy so I’ll save it for that.
ConocoPhillips said Wednesday profit rose 13 percent as stronger exploration and production results yielded the best first-quarter earnings since Phillips Petroleum and Conoco combined in 2002.
And how much were those subsidies in the energy bill? Oh, that’s right: $84 billion.
I’m gonna type that again: Eighty-four billion dollars in corporate welfare from you, the friendly American taxpayer.