Grrrrr. This whole idea of oil pipelines at the expense of our environment and our health just pisses me off. Our government and society in general is spending time and money on obsolete technologies that only harm us physically (pollution) and financially (gas prices and clean ups). When will BOTH parties start to push for more and more renewables. They create jobs, don’t harm taxpayers health and saves money in the short and long run.
Here’s link to an article about the effects of an oil spill: