Look at last year's shakedown of an oil company! Just what you would expect from someone who is into "Death Panels" and "Kenyan Anti-Colonialism" and who refuses to talk about his demonstrably proven Hawaiian birth certificate.
And I give the pundits trying to hang gas prices around the President's neck just about as credibility as I believe they had on those issues. The only action politicians in America can take to address rising gasoline prices is to ruthlessly try and assign blame.
This is, of course, not the first time we've seen this. Not even close.
Don't believe the hype, this is all crap. Here's just one reason why. All the "easy" oil is gone. Another reason? Oil producers are already some of the most subsidized businesses in the United States.
Oh yeah, that's another way the President is "waging war" on these poor, defenseless little altruistic energy companies, by working to eliminating their
Maybe we should just start having the government pay oil companies directly. That might keep the prices down at $3.75 for another three months.
I thought maybe more Americans would have paid a little bit closer attention last year when BP was busy dispersing free oil to the Gulf of Mexico. I thought maybe more Americans would remember the last time gasoline hit $4 a gallon. For those of you who might have let the likes of Charlie Sheen cloud your too short memory, please allow me to refresh it.