Energy News Headlines

have you noticed how a lot of news stories these days are simply stating the obvious. Examples from the last two days include jewels like "Rising oil prices bad for US households: Economist" and numerous variations on the theme "Iran sanctions will drive oil prices higher". What's the deal with stating the obvious and passing it off as news?

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The news isn't about news anymore--for quite some time already. It's about volume and headlines that drive traffic to website for advertising revenue. 

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Yesterday i saw a clickbait headline from the BBC. Every other headline on the topic was better than theirs. So depressing.

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