The Myth of Drill Baby Drill



There's nothing better than a good lie, if there's always fools who will listen.

“Drill, Baby, Drill” or “Lie, Baby, Lie”? Prometheus Unbound
These anti-rational, “alernative reality” habits of mind, and the encouragement of such crass collective chants as “drill, baby, drill” that cynical Republican strategists are cultivating (and exploiting) in people, could easily mutate, over the next generation, into an American form of populist authoritarianism, akin to Putin’s Russia.