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Thursday, May 27, 2010

Obama Promises to Wean Country from Fossil Fuels


“President Barack Obama reaffirmed Wednesday his commitment to containing and cleaning up the massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico and pledged to wean the country off its dependence on fossil fuels.” (Miami Herald, Thursday)

The promise to “wean” us is either idle political blather or a hint of a coming government takeover of the economy.

FEE Timely Classic
“The Sustainable–and Young–Hydrocarbon Energy Age” by Robert L. Bradley Jr.