Tuesday, June 27, 2006

Big Oil Goes on the Road

Reuters reports that top Shell executives have begun a 50-city tour across the United States this summer to persuade us that Shell and other big oil companies are not ripping us off -- a (futile) attempt to "dampen a U.S. political firestorm over soaring gasoline prices and record earnings for the companies that sell fuel products."  Can you say "oligopoly?"

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