Archive for the ‘oil’ Category

Texas Tea

12Sep08

More bad news for Barack. Not only is Sarah Palin sucking all the oxygen from the political marketplace, but Iraq has been getting better all the time, and now – horrors – the price of oil has lost about a third off its peak a couple of months ago. Oil dropped below $100 a barrel […]


Pelosi’s Game

05Aug08

Turns out Barack’s slippery game on oil matches up with Nancy Pelosi’s. California Democrat Nancy Pelosi may be trying to save the planet — but the rank and file in her party increasingly are just trying to save their political hides when it comes to gas prices as Republicans apply more and more rhetorical muscle. […]


Here’s Barack’s new ad that attacks McCain for having accepted donations from Big Oil. It fails to mention that Barack has, too. New Kinda Politics, eh?


Oil Lies

05Aug08

In a new TV commercial, Barack attacks McCain for being in the bag of big oil for having a) accepted money from the oil companies, and, implying a quid pro quo, b) supported tax cuts for big oil. If you had to guess, would you think Barack’s ad is a celebration of the new kinda […]


You have to respect Barack for one thing – he’s learned from the mistakes of John Kerry, who was frozen in fear four years ago over accusations of being a flip-flopper. Barack gets the crap kicked out of him for just one week and he’s flipping positions like they’re tofu burgers on the grill in […]


Proving once again that in Barack’s eyes, any position that matches up with the polls is a good position, The One has now expanded his flip flop on the oil crisis. Last week, he backed off of his opposition to offshore drilling. Today… Democrat Barack Obama called today for tapping the nation’s strategic oil reserves […]


Same Old Drill

03Aug08

Barack is shrewd to do change his stance on offshore drilling. The question is why anyone would be confused about what he’s up to. Sen. Barack Obama said Saturday he is simply acting pragmatically in softening his opposition to additional oil drilling along the nation’s coastline, a shift Republicans say shows he is calculating and […]