April 26, 2012 | 10:00 PM
Summer gas prices: Here's the reality
So what can we do about this? Big oil and its supporters have the same answer they always have: Drill even more. Worse yet, they are now using dangerous and unconventional forms of drilling that are even more carbon pollution-intensive, like dirty tar sands oil
. And the more we drill, the more we continue our dependence on oil -- and you pay for this dependence every time you fill up the gas tank.