The President approves a new ban on off shore drilling. Too dangerous, his administration claims. Let's limit the speed limit to 25. Let's ban swimming. We can do a lot of things to take risk out of our lives. Don't miss the last three paragraphs of this article. In an editorial the Wall Street Journal makes a great point: there's plenty of oil off shore... in other countries besides the USA, friendly countries like Egypt. That's where the off shore rigs -- there are a very limited number of those -- are headed. Say good-bye to a lot of high paying jobs, not to mention millions of barrels of domestic oil.