Of course, the price of oil will fluctuate over the coming weeks/months. It might even (probably will) come back down in price.
But does anyone else think it is incredibly stupid that the global economy is still tied to a finite, dirty energy source that is primarily buried in places hostile to Western-style democracy?
Time for Uncle Sam to lead the world's best and brightest and find out "what's next".
It's out there.
We have no doubt.