19 Apr '11, 10pm

The Mouth of the South and T. Boone Bash Big Oil: Ted Turner and T. Boone Pickens, two rich, famous, gifted ga...

The Mouth of the South and T. Boone Bash Big Oil: Ted Turner and T. Boone Pickens, two rich, famous, gifted ga...

Ted Turner and T. Boone Pickens , two rich, famous, gifted gabbers with big stakes in energy who made a joint appearance at the National Press Club on Tuesday, are uninhibited about saying why U.S. energy policy remains fundamentally unchanged. “The oil and coal lobbies, who are holding the hill and have all the money,” Turner said, “have done a masterful job of confusing everybody. I even go to bed at night praying for clean coal and I know there is no such thing. But I’ve seen so many ads for it that they’re persuading me that it’s possible.” It is likely Pickens wanted to do a push for passage of H.R. 1380, legislation that would subsidize a transition from diesel gasoline to natural gas for heavy transport, and got his pal Turner, once known as The Mouth of the South, to join him. “If President Obama,” Turner said, “had just taken the energy and climate change bill and...

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