June 17th, 2008

Trajedy... for YOUUUUUUUUUUUU!!!!

"Did I miss something?" Why yes, Senator...


In light of oil's phenomenal climb from under $50 a barrel to nearly $140 in less than 18 months - and the public belief that Wall Street traders were behind the rise - Congress is awash in bills that attempt to limit the role of speculators. Several have bipartisan support and could soon become law.

"In two days, the price of oil rose $16," said Sen. Richard Durbin, D-Ill., at a joint hearing of two Senate panels on oil speculation Tuesday. "Did I miss something, was there some war in the Middle East?"


http://money.cnn.com/2008/06/17/news/economy/oil_trading/index.htm?postversion=2008061712

(snort) (snicker) BAHAHAHAHAHAA!!!!

My tax dollars, hard at work...