Wednesday, April 30, 2008

Gas tax holiday schmoliday

If you're not visiting The Washington Post's Fact Checker blog every now and then, you really should.

Michael Dobbs provides a refreshing take on the hot air around Major Issues in the presidential race and doles out "Pinocchios" for the candidates who get it wrong (on purpose or otherwise).

Dobbs' current assessment of the summer gas tax break touted by both McCain and Clinton is near perfect.

Thomas Friedman from the New York Times also provides a good perspective on this misguided idea here.

Whether you like Obama or not, at least he got this one right.

And not because of politics. Because of - of all things - actual experience right here in Illinois.
I am listening to: How Far We've Come - Matchbox Twenty
I am reading: Nothing
And I am: Busy


the dilf said...

I don't like facts.....Facts fck up a great story!

the dilf said...

Who would call me dilf if facts were involved?