Usually, when the President decides to increase the Strategic Petrolium Reserves, it’s to great fanfare and solemn speechmaking. This time, reports Moe Freedman, it’s been done so quietly that I had no idea. Read:

The Bush administration has apparently been adding to our Strategic Petroleum Reserves to the tune of some 11 million barrels since the beginning of May. Though the Energy Department discounts the effects on oil prices, one analyst says it