April 4, 2012
The Propaganda Campaigns of Big Oil
Joel Connelly, Seattle Post-Intelligencer
If you are a professional model well turned out in a pants suit, Big Oil may have a job for you performing in commercials running nonstop on Cable TV: Legs are a tool when it comes to marketing lies.
The petroleum industry, its trade groups and secretive front groups underwritten by oil men have taken to the airwaves to tout a drill-baby-drill energy "strategy" and trash the Obama administration for daring to encourage new energy technologies.