September 21, 2005

Suburban Crude


This cartoon is from our series of gag cartoons for the Buster McNutt humor column in AutoGraphic's Automotive Report newspapers.

From ABC News Oil Prices Leap As Rita Prompts Evacuations.

Concerns that Hurricane Rita could smash into key oil facilities in Texas lifted crude-oil prices more than $1 a barrel Wednesday as workers fled oil rigs in the Gulf of Mexico less than a month after Hurricane Katrina tore through the same region.

From The Wichita Eagle on Sept. 4: As drivers, economy suffer, local oil work is resurrected.

Posted by Forkum at September 21, 2005 04:58 PM