Day: July 8, 2008

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Where Would Jesus Drill? (Not in ANWR)

Nothing brings out a religious fervor in America than rising gas prices. It seems the sudden surge in the cost of a barrel of oil and the attendant rise in gas prices has Americans, as blogger Charlotte Weybright says, squealing like “stuck pigs”.    Or perhaps bleating like sheep. Sure high fuel prices bite at people just […]Read More

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Dick Cheney Interferes With Congressional Testimony on Climate Change

The office of the vice president reportedly pressured the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to delete six of fourteen pages of testimony given last October by CDC Director Dr. Julie Gerberding. According to a three-page letter from recently resigned EPA official Jason Burnett in response to an inquiry by Senator Barbara Boxer, the vice president’s office […]Read More