Okay Everybody, Let's Get SERIOUS!!!! About Energy Independence

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    what are you doing?
     
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    Did you guys watch the video?

    It is priceless. Entertaining while being quite instructive. :)
     
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    Listening to reggae on my WMP internet radio and doing chores. I'm on and off here, but I'll watch it a little later.
     
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    It's easy. Drill for oil.. oil is not bad.

    Geeze Louise.
     
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    The first time I heard anyone propose a program to make American Energy Independent was a speech given by Richard Nixon in 1973. Almost every president since then has proposed one. And we are more dependent than ever. And that isn't a bad thing.
    And no, sorry, I am at work and cant watch the video.
     
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    Seriously guys, when you do get a chance watch the video. It does take a few minutes to watch but is worth it all the way to the end. I'm not kidding. If you appreciate the hutzpah and irony of politics, you can't help but just shake your head and appreciate it. Okay, it's supposed to generate laughs. But I swear it is the most educational thing I've seen on the subject this year.

    And Rabbi, it is probably a clip from that 1973 speech that is one of the features in the video. :)
     
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    "Fuck it- let's just use oil".

    LOL
    Clever.

    Funny.
     
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    start with you own home...solar panels all w/ all electric appliances...grey water system and reclaimed stormwater storage....
     

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