We'll have to develop our own sources of oil (all of them) to steer clear of the nutjobs -- Iraq, Iran, Libya, Nigeria, etc. -- who perch on oil deposits, but we'll need a new president for this. Failed solar panel companies and algae won't get us off of oil.
- Part of a UN compound in the Afghan city of Kunduz has been set alight amid fresh protests against the burning of the Koran by US soldiers.
Four people were killed and dozens injured in clashes in the city, according to local doctors. Three more people were killed in the southern province of Logar.
More than 20 have died since the protests began on Tuesday.