Announce a schedule of gas tax hikes of 50 cents every six months for the next two years. And put a tax floor under $4 gasoline, so that as high gas prices transform the U.S. auto fleet, change driving habits and thus hugely reduce U.S. demand -- and bring down world crude oil prices -- the American consumer and the American economy reap all of the benefit.Read it all if you haven't clicked the link already.
Herewith concludes my annual exercise in futility. By the time I write next year's edition, you'll be paying for gas in bullion.
Cowboy-up and get with the program. Don't take up a habit you can't afford. Here, I'll help; times like this you always need to go back to the classics.