Try Robert Samuelson madness instead. According to this, we should build the pipeline so that it can spill oil here instead of elsewhere, and so that it can bring oil and jobs here, except, of course, when it sends them elsewhere (which, of course, is more likely than not).
"The cynicism is breathtaking," he says of the President's decision-making. Really? It's not as bad as your cognitive dissonance, which is positively Olympian.