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“Supply and demand” is not the impetus behind outrageous gas prices in America. The impetus comes from hearsay and rumors of war and conflict — despite the fact that no oil-rich country has ever refused to sell oil to the United States, even countries that are vehemently anti-American — and from a government kowtowing to unscrupulous oil executives.

Case in point: Has anyone ever wondered why the Bush administration muddled up Kuwait’s kind offer of oil for Hurricane Katrina victims? Let’s just say it’s pretty hard to justify skyrocketing gas prices with $400 million of free oil sitting around — not that it matters with cars getting a whopping average 21 miles per gallon (EPA 2006).

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