My first post C&L ever linked to was a May 2007 Op/Ed on how oil companies appeared to be shutting down refineries "for maintenance" to deliberately (IMHO) drive up gas prices the same way Enron drove up electricity prices in California in
March 12, 1979 - Carter meeting with Begin over Middle East Peace Process. Violence in West Bank. Anti-Carter riots. Energy Crisis looming. Arab Oil. Women demonstrate in Tehran over new dress code. John Stennis calls for Balanced Budget Amendment to Constitution. Howard Baker and Bob Dole call for investigation of Carter Family peanut business. Billy Carter under investigation by FBI for juggling books.
Newstalgia Reference room with a special 3-hour program dealing with the Energy Crisis broadcast in September 1973. Big Oil factors in there big-time.
A look at what Capitol Hill was up to this day in 1975, via The Washington Week In Review from CBS Radio on March 1, 1975 - Gerald Ford and the budget, Gerald Ford and Congress, The Congress and The energy Crisis and Nelson Rockefeller not giving a good God-Damn about 1980. Fun week.
Newstalgia Reference Room with House Leader Thomas P. "Tip" O'Neill discussing Vietnam, Watergate, Gerald Ford, Congress and the Press, civility and 1976 during an interview on Washington Straight Talk from April 28, 1975.
News for the week ending November 24, 1973 - Nixon in the hotseat and proclaiming he's not a crook. Meanwhile, the Energy crisis looms. A nice week to avoid.
I thought this was interesting. Drew Griffin talked to entrepreneur and amateur scientist Mark Suppes who is working on trying to make his open source
Andrew Sullivan is actually too kind when he says: When Andrew Breitbart offers $100,000 for a private email list-serv archive, essentially all b
How George Bush, Joe Barton, Dick Cheney And Tom DeLay Caused The Gulf Oil Spill And Made Sure BP Will Never Be Held Accountable
Does everyone remember Dick Cheney's "National Energy Task Force"? The one where meetings were held in secret, and energy policy was set by the fo
Brit Hume Says The BP Oil Spill Validates Environmentalists' Claim That 'It's Not A Matter Of If, But When' A Disaster Occurs
[media id=12701] On FOX News Sunday, Brit Hume, the reliable conservative voice, said that the massive oil spill in the Gulf validated environmentali
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