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Virginia Dare Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jul-30-08 12:48 PM
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2. But Johnny McSame said all we have to do is drill for more oil..
right here in the U.S. That solves all our problems, right?.. :eyes:
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  -U.S. inflation to hit 6% (within six months) Teh_Rabble_Rouser  Jul-30-08 12:44 PM   #0 
  - We're exporting record quantities of petrol during our "shortage"  Hydra   Jul-30-08 12:47 PM   #1 
  - And wouldn't it be nice if our "media" asked him how that's possible,  AndyA   Jul-30-08 12:57 PM   #4 
  - Can you back that claim up with evidence?  Sivafae   Jul-30-08 03:56 PM   #12 
     - Ya, it was posted here a week or two ago  Hydra   Jul-30-08 05:06 PM   #13 
  - But Johnny McSame said all we have to do is drill for more oil..  Virginia Dare   Jul-30-08 12:48 PM   #2 
  - I assume that's the inflation rate that ignores food and fuel costs...  phantom power   Jul-30-08 12:55 PM   #3 
  - 20  lonestarnot   Jul-30-08 03:27 PM   #10 
  - More like 6% per Quarter for and annual Inflation Rate of 24%  Grinchie   Jul-30-08 01:02 PM   #5 
  - Don't worry, it's only a mental recession  Tempest   Jul-30-08 01:05 PM   #6 
  - We're way the hell past 6%  CanonRay   Jul-30-08 01:48 PM   #7 
  - I'm sure that the true inflation rate is much higher, perhaps 12% to 15%  whistle   Jul-30-08 02:43 PM   #8 
  - Triple it  Warpy   Jul-30-08 03:06 PM   #9 
  - Yes, we saw it in the 70s but things are different now -  Hestia   Jul-30-08 09:48 PM   #24 
     - People had land line phone bills and they certainly did have  Warpy   Jul-30-08 11:36 PM   #26 
        - Yes, the borrowing the rates were high but they were do-able.  Hestia   Aug-01-08 09:04 AM   #27 
  - They are are talking about the CPI  Texano78704   Jul-30-08 03:33 PM   #11 
  - The Middle East needs nuclear power.  David__77   Jul-30-08 05:13 PM   #14 
  - I've been wondering for two years now...  sutz12   Jul-30-08 05:44 PM   #16 
     - Give the military industrial complex time  daleo   Jul-30-08 06:31 PM   #18 
     - I've always been partial to Jedi lightsabers myself  NickB79   Jul-30-08 07:18 PM   #21 
     - Solar would be good as well.  David__77   Jul-30-08 07:13 PM   #19 
  - Well, I'm glad to see it is finally going back down....  sutz12   Jul-30-08 05:42 PM   #15 
  - As the ME economy booms, they need more oil for domestic use. Thus, exports dry up  NickB79   Jul-30-08 05:58 PM   #17 
  - and china's needs just keep on growing- and they've got the cash.  QuestionAll   Jul-30-08 07:56 PM   #23 
  - I better get a good raise!  David__77   Jul-30-08 07:16 PM   #20 
  - Here's what they're doing to the dollar.  roamer65   Jul-30-08 07:47 PM   #22 
  - One little problem: increasing interest rates tends to strengthen the dollar  Dreamer Tatum   Jul-30-08 10:50 PM   #25 
  - Do you have a link?  Texano78704   Aug-01-08 12:28 PM   #29 
  - Don't blame gas prices  AlphaCentauri   Aug-01-08 12:23 PM   #28 

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