Tag Archive: gas prices

I DEMAND CONSENSUS!

Now that energy secretary Chu admitted during testimony to congress that this administrations actually understands what they are doing is going to jack up energy prices and will do nothing to mediate that, can we stop pretending that these people want high gas prices?

COMMENTARY | President Barack Obama’s Secretary of Energy Stephen Chu uttered the kind of Washington gaffe that consists of telling the truth when inconvenient. According to Politico, Chu admitted to

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Gas prices are going up again.

NOTE: I wrote this post a couple of weeks ago, and then left it as a draft because I figured it would turn into another battle about AGW. However, the predictions I was making then seem to have born fruit, so I decided it was time to actually post it, focusing on the fact that this policy failed miserably.

Obama’s team, suddenly realizing that their belief expensive gas was awesome and a needed thing for … Read more

Joke of the day

It’s ROFLtime:

Man comes home from work to find his wife dressed to the nines. “What’s going on?” he asks.
“We never go out. I want you to take me somewhere expensive tonight.”
They get in the car and begin driving. After a few minutes she turns to him and says “Where are we going?”
“Well, you said take you somewhere expensive, so we’re going to the gas station.”

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Some perspective

The left is furious at the news that ExxonMobil has declared an $11 billion profit for this past quarter. This comes at a time when gas prices are skyrocketing and everyone is feeling the pain, well, everyone except for the idiots that feel high gas prices are a great thing because they have others pay for it anyway. But this big profit windfall comes into perspective when you realize that it amounts to 2 Read more