This just in. Not only will the feds tap the Strategic Petroleum Reserve to help ease the humanitarian crisis in New Orleans, but they're also going to temporarily remove pollution standards.
From the Miami Herald: "To boost supplies, the U.S. government said it would loan oil to refiners facing shortfalls and relax environmental restrictions on the type of gasoline sold during summer... "
So, for those in the rest of the country, the questions are simple. Did you drive your car to work today? By yourself? Did you complain about gas prices being "too high"?
Congratulations ... regardless of how many MoveOn.org bumper stickers you bought last year, you're a supporter of a continuing Iraq war.