Richard Pike's claims that we're on course to fry ourselves with our (intensely disputed) reserves may be an attempt to calm the markets -which is a special kind of perverse.
The Masters of the Universe continue to starve and otherwise shaft the world's poor on the promise of jam tomorrow and in defense of their sacred right to profit.
We are all responsible for the predictable consequences of our own actions, in spades. We live in an open society - A wealthy democracy. There really aren't enough excuses to go 'round.