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pattmarty Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jul-28-09 05:31 PM
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21. AND, the Obama "gang".
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  -CFTC Report Blames Speculators For Oil Price Swings: Report elleng  Jul-28-09 12:49 AM   #0 
  - Duh, ya think? n/t  zalinda   Jul-28-09 01:11 AM   #1 
  - I think its a good idea to get this word out,  elleng   Jul-28-09 01:13 AM   #3 
  - Whats so funny is in my paper on one page the AP article is...  Historic NY   Jul-28-09 01:13 AM   #2 
  - The papers should be explaining the way these things work,  elleng   Jul-28-09 01:15 AM   #4 
  - Say it ain't so! And here all this time I thought it was peak oil...  bluesbassman   Jul-28-09 01:25 AM   #5 
  - no shit?  pjt7   Jul-28-09 01:32 AM   #6 
  - So did the oil execs purjure themselves when they testified  metapunditedgy   Jul-28-09 01:44 AM   #7 
  - No, its not so simple.  elleng   Jul-28-09 06:14 AM   #8 
  - Wow  Steerpike   Jul-28-09 06:31 AM   #9 
  - And finally the important agency is going to do its job.  elleng   Jul-28-09 06:42 AM   #10 
  - Regulator report blames speculators for oil price swings  Joanne98   Jul-28-09 05:31 PM   #11 
  - It took a commission this long to tell us what we already knew?  HopeHoops   Jul-28-09 05:31 PM   #12 
  - umm - elections DO have consequences!!!  TankLV   Jul-29-09 01:21 AM   #36 
  - Well fucking DUH  Autumn   Jul-28-09 05:31 PM   #13 
  - I do believe DU arrived at this conclusion a year or so ago.  sinkingfeeling   Jul-28-09 05:31 PM   #14 
  - try - OVER EIGHT years ago...  TankLV   Jul-29-09 01:22 AM   #37 
  - Traders Blamed for Oil Spike-CFTC Will Pin '08 Price Surge on Speculators  kpete   Jul-28-09 05:31 PM   #15 
     - but...but...but..it was all that good ole "supply and demand" that gave us $147 a barrel oil  jpak   Jul-28-09 05:31 PM   #16 
     - What a nice surprise to see that on the front page of the WSJ today.  redqueen   Jul-28-09 05:31 PM   #17 
     - Anybody remotely economically saavy saw this.  cslinger59   Jul-28-09 05:31 PM   #18 
     - "bit" more regulation??????????  dixiegrrrrl   Jul-28-09 05:31 PM   #24 
     - Duh...no shit!  dmosh42   Jul-28-09 05:31 PM   #19 
     - AND, the Obama "gang".  pattmarty   Jul-28-09 05:31 PM   #21 
     - EVERYBODY on the DU board could have told you this.  pattmarty   Jul-28-09 05:31 PM   #20 
     - There were plenty of apologists posting on the speculator's behalf.  DCKit   Jul-28-09 05:31 PM   #25 
        - MANY knew this some time ago,  elleng   Jul-28-09 08:34 PM   #29 
        - And equal numbers of Peak Oilers gleefully adducing the prices as utter vindication n/t  Psephos   Jul-28-09 09:19 PM   #30 
           - They sure were. It was as if we'd completely run out of oil on July 14th last summer.  DCKit   Jul-28-09 11:50 PM   #33 
     - One of the CFTC commissioners is also quoted as saying...  Xolodno   Jul-28-09 05:31 PM   #22 
     - it took a year to see this? meanwhile they screwed with all industries  Gin   Jul-28-09 05:31 PM   #23 
     - dupe of LBN thread posted 28 minutes earlier  lindisfarne   Jul-28-09 05:31 PM   #26 
     - Bubbles (tulip craze, Florida land, Tokyo land, internet stocks, etc.) are created by speculators.  robcon   Jul-28-09 05:31 PM   #27 
        - Well and succinctly said. n/t  Psephos   Jul-28-09 09:19 PM   #31 
  - Who knew people would manipulate markets to make boatloads of money?  bemildred   Jul-28-09 05:33 PM   #28 
  - It was to get warmed up and ready for the real $$ grab from TARP and the US Treasury  Psephos   Jul-29-09 12:20 AM   #34 
  - MarketOracle 2008: "The great oil crunch - fabricated crisis- by banksters and hedge fund managers"  steven johnson   Jul-28-09 10:00 PM   #32 
  - Gee - amazing what comes OUT now that we no longer have an "oil pResident", huh?!!!  TankLV   Jul-29-09 01:20 AM   #35 
  - Why ask why speculators have so much power to influence an element so VITAL to this country  Supersedeas   Jul-31-09 12:33 PM   #38 
 

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