The vampires attack mother earth and Bill Astore is on the case. Professor Astore usually writes about military subjects with his background in the Air Force as a Lt. Colonel. In an article just published in Huffington Post, Astore examines how the vampires are sucking the blood from mother earth so that we can continue to guzzle gas (even at $4 a gallon).
This overweening thirst we have for oil continues to drive our never ending wars and our increasingly bellicose competition with the Chinese for that same commodity. The results include the almost complete alienation of the Muslim world’s citizens (though not their leaders), the deterioration of not only our economy and our democracy, but the earth itself, just to sustain that bloody thirst we have.
It appears that Mr. Obama agrees with Mr. Bush that the vampires need to be fed. Let us rid ourselves of the vampires and let the sun, wind, waves, and chemistry feed our thirst.