Dirty Oil is more than just a metaphor. When we demonize oil, we ultimately are demonizing our entire culture and history. I hope all of us pay attention to the magician who never explains his tricks. American prosperity depends on a hard core of individuals invested in Capitalism, ambition, and a level playing field to create and maintain the lifestyle it's taken over 150 years to achieve. Now, we see our government consciously pulling the rug out from under us all and creating the beginnings of a subsistence nation. Why are we allowing that?