I was going home today on the bus and looked out the window at a gas station and saw something that made me gasp: $3.99 gas. For regular gas, you’ll have to pay $3.70 for every gallon you have to buy, not to mention the diesel or premium gas. I just want to remind you that in 2008, gas was $1.80. The national average for gas right now is $3.69. People speculate that gas prices could rise to $5 or even $6 by the summer.
Last week, Obama was campaigning at Shaker Heights High School in Ohio on Wednesday. He gave a speech to the students there, and the whole speech seemed to climax at one sentence:
“But, when Congress refuses to act, and as a result, hurts our economy and puts our people at risk, that I have an obligation as president to do what I can without them.”
On the bus ride today, there was a kid that kept sticking his head out the window. The bus driver warned him the previous day, that if he kept doing that, he would have to sit up front away from his cursing D average friends. But today, even after a warning, he did it again. Continue reading