Energy Secretary Give Himself An “A” For Gas Prices

I was almost - almost - speechless.  I paid $3.99 a gallon for regular gas two days ago.  That cost me about $85.00 to fill up the SUV.  My wife and I spend over $700.00 a month on gas.  ON GAS!  When Obama took office, gas was around $1.80 per gallon.  Now it's $4.00. We all know we're getting hammered at the pump.  But now we have to listen to Obama chief at the Department … [Read more...]

Are Gas Prices Obama’s Fault?

In a word, yes. I filled up my wife's car this morning. Have a look at this: Speaks for itself, no? So when I hear Bill O'Reilly going on about how the oil companies are colluding to raise the prices - for no reason - it infuriates me. First, the oil companies are NOT killing it with profits. ExxonMobile posted a profit margin of 9% in 2011. If my company ran … [Read more...]

Obama’s Gas Prices – And He Wants Them Higher

Why are gas prices so high? You need look no farther than to President Obama. In 2009, with the economy knocked on its heels, gas prices cracked $3.00 a gallon. People were PISSED. Fast forward to February 2012. I paid $3.62 per gallon to fill up the Tahoe yesterday. It cost me about $80 to fill up. I shutter to think about gas prices tomorrow. Now, I'm spending … [Read more...]

Opening Day, Free Association, Poor Ana

We're off!  The first installment of To Be Right is finally here.  So much to say and so little space.  If I were to say it all, it would be a free association exercise that would make Jefferson actually rise from the dead.  It's not easy - deciding on topicality, that is.  Just look at what we have to choose from: Systematic extermination of common sense by Democrats … [Read more...]