Read the comments section in the following link. It appears that there is a concerted effort right now to convince everyone that there is loads of energy available for many years at cheap prices. I have never seen such a mind change of this magnitude at any time. It looks like somebody is trying to manufacture a meme to change the public's view and perceptions. Notice the military style assault on any disagreement with the new meme.
Take a look.
I don't know if oil is going up or down but this is too slick a campaign to be a random change of heart.