High Gas Prices Raising Airline Fares

The cost of flying is going up: For many Americans, the lamentation of rising gas costs is nothing new. It’s an everyday reality to see prices at the pump going up. But now, those looking to get away from it all may encounter further troubles doing so, thanks to gas price hikes that have the potential to curb holiday travel and drive up the cost of plane tickets. Travel buffs are just beginning to solidify their spring break and summer

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Get Ready For $5 Gas This Year

Via CNBC: Get ready to pay $5 a gallon for gasoline this year. John Hofmeister, founder of Citizens for Affordable Energy and the former CEO of Shell Oil’s U.S. operations, warned that there is a “better than 50 percent chance” the price of gas will spike on continued heavy demand in emerging markets and weak public policy at home. He also sees West Texas crude prices touching “the midteens to $120 a barrel some time this year.” “What’s really unprecedented

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Cartoon Of The Day – Barack Obama’s Alternative Energy Roulette

The great Michael Ramirez from Investors Business Daily, who hit a home run last week with this media guide for the journalistically challenged about Jared Loughner, takes on the current Administration’s energy policies and how the policies have driven up gas prices. Related articles Ramirez on the empty-chair Presidency WaPo: It’s looking like Obama has nothing new to offer on jobs, economy