Category Archives: carbon

Crucifixion

EPA official Al Armendariz washed his hands of his Roman centurion approach to oil and gas executives.

“They’d go into a little Turkish town somewhere, they’d find the first five guys they saw and they’d crucify them,” Armendariz continued. “And then you know that town was really easy to manage for the next few years. And so you make examples out of people who are in this case not compliant with the law.”

All of the Above

The president angered his union base to please his green base by stopping the Keystone pipeline. Now he’s taking credit for building a part of the pipeline that doesn’t require his approval. He’s also taking credit for drilling that didn’t require his approval. This could anger his green base. He calls it his All of the Above Strategy.

Lone Ranger

There’s no silver bullet for high silver prices either.

Really Green Energy

Hog poop run-off creates huge Blue Green Algae blooms on Lake Erie. President Obama says Algae is our new Green Energy source. Coming soon – hog depletion allowance.

Reach

The January unemployment rate reached its lowest level in 3 years. Meanwhile, gas prices have reached their highest level for this time of year.

And Gallup says unemployment will be back to 9% for February.