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About the history of oil prices and the future of alternative fuels.
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Himself - Narrator
Anna Eshoo ...
Herself - Representative, California
Brian Pauwels ...
Himself - Professor of Psychology, Doane College
Curtis Wright ...
Himself - Imperial Western Products
Doug MacIntyre ...
Himself - Energy Information Administration
Dylan Roberts ...
Himself
Eliana Roberts ...
Herself
Ernest Pearce ...
Himself - Retired Mechanic
Heidi Mylo ...
Herself - Outraged Consumer
Jamie Court ...
Himself - Chairman, consumerwatchdog.org
Jil Del Toro ...
Herself - Consumer
Joe Blackburn ...
Himself - Former Rocket Scientist
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Himself - Actor & BioDiesel Consumer
Ken Kunde ...
Himself - Witness
Kris Moller ...
Himself - President USA Grown Fuel
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"GasHole" is a new documentary film about the history of Oil prices and the future of alternative fuels. The film takes a wide, yet detailed examination of our dependence on foreign supplies of Oil. What are the causes that led from America turning from a leading exporter of oil to the world's largest importer? What are the economic and sociological forces that have contributed to that change and impede its solution? The film examines many different potential solutions to our oil dependence. Starting with claims of buried technology that dramatically improves gas mileage, to navigating bureaucratic governmental roadblocks, to evaluating different alternative fuels that are technologically available now, to questioning the American Consumer's reluctance to embrace alternatives. If you buy gasoline, you should see this movie! Written by Anonymous

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Writers, producers, and co-directors, Scott D. Roberts and Jeremy Wagener, appear at the very end of Gas Hole standing in front of an oil rig in Galveston, Texas. See more »

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Scott Roberts: There isn't a Republican pump or a pump for Democrats - we all use the same gas pumps.
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It is not about gas. It is about exponential propagation of most vicious predator (human)
13 March 2011 | by (Portland, Oregon, USA) – See all my reviews

The problem of "gas" is only a little part of a larger problem. Consumption is not "cool" anymore. Human predator is multiplying without bounds (exponentially) while nature and animals are disappearing exponentially. Natural resources are very limited. By stopping consumerism and stopping multiplying like rats you will only do yourself (and your children) a favor: you will stabilize YOUR environment. CONSUMPTION is not the answer to very limited world resources. "Alternative fuels" will make things only worse: more exponential growth of most vicious predator (human). If you are religious: "go forth (be fruitful) and multiply" was repealed by Jesus in the new testament just like many such Old Testament "orders/commandments" were repealed by him in new testament (eye for an eye, etc). Even Jesus showed to you that the truths (commandments) must be changed with changing times.


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