You ought to watch Stossel’s show on the myths surrounding oil and gas. Only about 20% of our oil comes from the Middle East. Most of our energy is from the US, Canada, and Mexico.
If we could get the enviro-whackos to go away, we could do even better.
The real danger from terrorism comes from bringing Muslims into the US. It’s insane to have our troops over there while welcoming the enemy in here.