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Tinker, after ANWAR, then what? Where's the oil come from after that? ANWAR, the coast of Florida, the coast of California - all are band aids. If we use ANWAR now, what's left for us in 2030 or 2040? Eventually we'll have to drill there, but should be drilling there now so a soccer mom can take the kids to gymnastics, or should we be drilling there in 2030 - after we've moved personal transport to some other platform - so we can supply ourselves with plastics and shipping?

It frustrates me to no end listening to people thinking that we can drill our way out of this problem. The problem isn't that we are dependent on *foreign oil*, the problem is that we're dependent on *oil* period, and it's a resource that is becoming more popular and more scarce. We need to try to get everything we can off of oil, bolster our electric grids,
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