We know Obamarama is going to tax the rich, but I bet many didn't think he would weasel in the carbon tax as quickly as he is going to now. A Romney win would have been bullish for coal producers in the US – but Romney lost, and now so has coal, at least in the near term. The biggest winner from Obamarama? Natural gas.
Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM) is now supporting Obama in bringing a carbon tax to the US.
Source: EndTheLie; I see countless articles about the unfairness and futility of the war on drugs but not a single mention of why drugs have to be illegal. It’s because without strict controls that limit the supply, most street drugs would be nearly worthless. It’s their illegality that makes them so profitable.