I hate to say I told you so, but I told you so. Even Rolling Stone gets it. The Long Emergency is a harsh look at what is going to happen to our country and our planet when the supply of cheap oil goes away. Look, I’m not some sort of Luddite or cultural critic, but our way of life is going away, and much sooner than people realize. There is a gigantic energy crunch coming, and the effects of this global brown out will be devastating.