At the Oriental Shrine Club in Greensboro last week McCrory told the audience:
“We will create jobs as a government by getting into the energy-exploration business, both offshore and underground.”
The former Duke Energy executive made no mention of alternative energy sources. Nor did he mention the controversial natural gas extraction method known as fracking.
The Who's 1971 anthem, “We Won't Get Fooled Again” punctuated his address with the reference at least a dozen times.
So Patty cakes, you want taxpayers to sponsor their own environmental demise? Bet that makes baby-Daddy Duke proud.
Governor drill-baby-drill cheerleader? You're damned right we won't be fooled.