Will Obama exploit the BP oil fiasco to further his environmentalist agenda?
I’ve praised Donna Laframboise here before, due to her tireless and thankless factchecking of the infamous Nobel-winning report on “global warming.
Today, she provides some much needed perspective on the oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico:
She writes, in part:
Green activists like to declare that we’re addicted to oil. I think we’re addicted to drama. (…)
Five deadly words: “Well, it seemed like a good idea at the time.”
Charles Krauthammer has the definitive column on the BP oil spill:
Heres my question: Why are we drilling in 5,000 feet of water in the first place?
Many reasons, but this one goes unmentioned: Environmental chic has driven us out there. As production from the [...]
Let’s take a journey back in time. Do you remember when hurricane Katrina happened and that intellectual giant, Kanye West, accused President Bush of hating black people because of the slow response from the Federal Government? This charge stuck to Bush better than a leech from the Louisiana swamp; he’s still missing a few pints of blood [...]