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Just Drill, Barry

jpilon Wrote: Aug 25, 2012 12:05 PM
It's just a political move to make him look good. It would be a pittance in the scheme of things. Everything he is now doing is political to buy votes. Leave the SPR for serious times. We have not built any new refineries, just patching up the ones operating. Nuclear takes 10-15 years to permit and build.

When presidential candidate John Kerry pointed out that he voted for the Iraq War before he voted against the Iraq War, we all thought it a terrible gaffe. But politics, in a study of how politics leads to a devolutionary society, no longer sees campaigning as being for something before being against something as gaffe-worthy.   

Yesterday’s sex scandal can be today’s mystique, if you are just willing to afterward reveal to teenagers on TV what kind of underwear you favor.

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