Skip to comments.A look back at how the left wing media treated gas prices when Bush was in office
Posted on 04/08/2013 10:26:58 AM PDT by against_kerry
NYT March 2011 ($3.57 a gallon): US better prepared for rising gas costs NYT August 2005 ($2.55 a gallon): Economy shows signs of strain from oil prices 'Two oil men' to blame for high gas prices, Pelosi says http://articles.cnn.com/2008-07-17/politics/congress.oil_1_drilling-anwr-pelosi?_s=PM:POLITICS April 24th, 2006, "Democrats Eager to Exploit Anger Over Gas Prices http://www.nytimes.com/learning/teachers/featured_articles/20060424monday.html Blame rising oil prices on Bush Wednesday, June 11, 2008 Read more: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2008/06/10/EDPP11775T.DTL#ixzz1p3rq8dZ8
As gas prices and oil profits soar, Bush promotes giveaways to corporations http://www.wsws.org/articles/2008/apr2008/gas-a30.shtml Mr. Bush, Lead or Leave http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/22/opinion/22friedman.html http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2008/06/10/EDPP11775T.DTL
The only way Obamagas is going is up. Everything else is going down.
The MSM are just savages with access to pencils.
They weren’t even consistent during the Bush years themselves — when prices were low, it was at the behest of Bush’s “oil buddies”; when they were high, it was so they could reap profits.
I mean, seriously, which is it? Do the oil companies want the prices low or high?
I’m about to cancel my subscription to the Arizona Republic. I have been meaning to for a while now, but yesterday’s piece on the border tears it for me. One of the lines, about 3 paragraphs in, described the fence as the “new iron curtain.” Sick of it.... It’s nothing but propaganda.
Thanks against_kerry. We’ve had yo-yo pricing around here the past couple of weeks, ranging about 50 c a gal.