Oil will shoot up past $120 soon, but that also is because the 'brilliant' recent moves of the Federal Reserve have the dollar rapidly moving towards toilet paper territory. With Chavez moving a chunk of his troops towards the Colombian border, does that leave him vulnerable to another 2002 style coup attempt? His haste to prove himself as a big man could open a crack that a quick moving operation could exploit.
It doesn't even out in the House. It's closer to even, so the more populous states are still at a disadvantage in the Senate. Maybe disadvantage is not the right word. Handicapped is better. Not that I'm really complaining.