Tag: Oilsplain

‘Oilsplaining’ – Alberta energy boosters’ clueless communications with Rest of Canada

‘Oilsplaining’ – Alberta energy boosters’ clueless communications with Rest of Canada

Oilsplaining to Canadians outside Alberta antagonizes potential supporters of key energy infrastructure projects oil-splain – verb: 1. an oil industry supporter explaining the value of pipelines, oil sands, etc. to someone, typically a┬áCanadian living outside Alberta or Saskatchewan, in a manner regarded as condescending or patronizing; 2. To assume someone doesn’t support Alberta oil and […]