The words “mystery”, “baffled” and “puzzled” are memes, used, among numerous similar variants, whenever anyone in the wholly-controlled-and-coopted Political, Academic, Scientific and Media establishments wants to lie about, well, basically anything. One of those variants is “stunned“.
That’s why an article below says “BofA Stunned By Drop In Gasoline Demand: “Where Is Driving Season?”
They’re using that nonsensical term to cover up the fact that they’re very flustered, because the ruse they’re using to, er, distract you from the killer “smart” phone you’re holding is “Part of the increase (in U.S. traffic deaths -ed) “is believed to stem from the improving economy, which has led Americans to drive more miles for both work and pleasure. ”
They’re piling on a bit, with “for both work and pleasure“, don’t you think?
These guys know it’s over, they knew it was over before even I did.
February 15, 2017 – U.S. Traffic Deaths Rise for a Second Straight Year
Part of the increase is believed to stem from the improving economy, which has led Americans to drive more miles for both work and pleasure. But safety advocates say that explains only part of the trend because the number of deaths as a percentage of miles driven is also increasing.
If the estimates are confirmed, it will be the first time since 2007 that more than 40,000 people have died in motor vehicle accidents in a single year. The 2016 total comes after a 7 percent rise in 2015 and means the two-year increase — 14 percent — is the largest in more than a half a century.
April 4, 2017 – Study: Majority of car accidents caused by distracted driving – AOL News
July 8, 2017 – BofA Stunned By Drop In Gasoline Demand: “Where Is Driving Season?”