Yesterday The New York Times Magazine plunged into peak oil hysteria: the belief not only that the planet's oil production is declining, which may or may not be true, but that the law of supply and demand is going out the window too. In the real world, gradually increasing prices are a signal encouraging consumers to conserve and entrepreneurs to invest in alternative sources of energy. On Planet Peak Oil, we wake up one morning and discover that the world's petroleum has disappeared overnight, in some ecological equivalent of the Rapture.
Harris' origins allow her to properly claim Asian or Black/African American legal status, and she has chosen the latter.
Joe Biden announced today that Harris will be his Democratic running mate.
"I’m a vegetarian and I love dogs, like Hitler. But the only thing I have in common with Hitler are the good bits!"
Officials claim doing business is a revocable “privilege,” but many Americans see it as a right that they’ll exercise with or without licenses and permits.