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11. Oh and by the way. That oil in Iraq. It's on its way to China. The
agreements have been signed. The oil companies are war profiteering anal retentive whores. Sell to the high bidder.
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  -US oil companies are shipping record amounts of gasoline and diesel fuel to other countries. madfloridian  Jul-13-08 03:48 PM   #0 
  - this was reported the other day and the media took a big snooze...nobody wants to know or admit it  spanone   Jul-13-08 03:51 PM   #1 
  - Yep, I saw it, and it needed reporting again  madfloridian   Jul-13-08 03:53 PM   #4 
     - agreed!  spanone   Jul-13-08 04:56 PM   #14 
     - Kick and Rec.  Dr.Phool   Jul-14-08 05:54 AM   #32 
  - K & R ....  AzDar   Jul-13-08 03:51 PM   #2 
  - the Repubs want every drop of oil in ANWAR for EXPORT ONLY...fact  ElsewheresDaughter   Jul-13-08 03:53 PM   #3 
  - The cry back in the 70s was to drill drill drill  FREEWILL56   Jul-14-08 06:46 AM   #38 
  - Will they pay FMV for the leases? To whom will they pay it ?  The Wielding Truth   Jul-14-08 05:22 PM   #74 
  - we're being Enroned  ixion   Jul-13-08 04:02 PM   #5 
  - I read that OilMovements is reporting tankers just sitting, full  bluesmail   Jul-13-08 04:08 PM   #6 
  - Simple enough to remember: 33% more exported  kentuck   Jul-13-08 04:09 PM   #7 
  - A bell just went off....Isn't this what the pharmaceutical companies do? nt  snappyturtle   Jul-14-08 03:39 PM   #71 
  - China and India sell things to us, because we will pay more for them  pampango   Jul-14-08 08:06 PM   #79 
  - This is treason!  The Backlash Cometh   Jul-13-08 04:13 PM   #8 
  - Which is really just business as usual for this Corporate Administration.  file83   Jul-14-08 07:57 AM   #42 
  - In a globalized market isn't the distinction between foreign and domestic meaningless?  HereSince1628   Jul-13-08 04:15 PM   #9 
  - Our government and congress should not lie to us.  madfloridian   Jul-13-08 04:17 PM   #10 
  - If the dems aren't clean enough to call the Cheneygroup on this, they might as well  azul   Jul-13-08 07:03 PM   #21 
     - I just feel tired of fighting now.  madfloridian   Jul-13-08 10:07 PM   #23 
     - Never did matter to them.  Blue State Native   Jul-14-08 09:30 AM   #46 
     - CheneyGroup?  Dr.Phool   Jul-14-08 10:53 AM   #52 
  - You are correct. n/t  bbinacan   Jul-13-08 04:39 PM   #13 
  - Yep. Which is why the GOP mantra about drilling in the US is wrong....  eallen   Jul-13-08 05:43 PM   #18 
  - There is no such thing as a free market. It's just rhetoric. There is, however,  valerief   Jul-14-08 01:10 PM   #67 
     - Very true.  HereSince1628   Jul-14-08 04:42 PM   #73 
  - Oh and by the way. That oil in Iraq. It's on its way to China. The  Tutonic   Jul-13-08 04:21 PM   #11 
  - I had not seen that.  madfloridian   Jul-13-08 04:34 PM   #12 
  - Seems like a good solution might be to make the oil sold to China...  kentuck   Jul-13-08 05:21 PM   #16 
  - Yes I think it was in Rueters about a month or two ago. The  Tutonic   Jul-13-08 10:21 PM   #24 
     - Is there oil in China? It's a huge country. Do they do any explo?  elehhhhna   Jul-15-08 12:55 PM   #92 
  - Should we force Iraq to sell us their oil at reduced prices because we "liberated" them?  pampango   Jul-16-08 04:16 AM   #98 
  - K&R.nt  nam78_two   Jul-13-08 05:17 PM   #15 
  - THERE IS NO CURRENT GASOLINE/OIL SHORTAGE..  SoCalDem   Jul-13-08 05:36 PM   #17 
  - They are especially deluding my state....the opinion change is amazing  madfloridian   Jul-13-08 06:00 PM   #19 
  - I'm sure they will feel patriotic  spag68   Jul-13-08 10:35 PM   #26 
  - how soon do they think this "difference" would show up as a price  salin   Jul-14-08 06:06 AM   #34 
  - A faked crisis to get the US public to buy into a bad business and divert  azul   Jul-13-08 07:13 PM   #22 
  - Yup  DarthDem   Jul-14-08 05:26 AM   #30 
  - Catch on?  Dr.Phool   Jul-14-08 10:55 AM   #53 
  - Although speculation is not helping,  f the letter   Jul-14-08 11:09 AM   #54 
  - The guy on CNBC did not say that $75 was the "real" price  SoCalDem   Jul-14-08 12:28 PM   #60 
  - That ends up being the same thing,  f the letter   Jul-14-08 12:34 PM   #62 
     - It would be a start..  SoCalDem   Jul-14-08 12:45 PM   #63 
        - i fully agree.  f the letter   Jul-14-08 11:17 PM   #85 
  - there is no demand problem! we are in a recession  LSK   Jul-14-08 01:53 PM   #69 
     - Global demand, not domestic.  f the letter   Jul-14-08 11:58 PM   #89 
  - This is where the Strategic Petroleum Reserve would help ...  BearSquirrel2   Jul-14-08 12:04 PM   #57 
  - ...or not  Terry in Austin   Jul-14-08 05:37 PM   #75 
  - i wish it were that easy.  f the letter   Jul-15-08 11:01 PM   #96 
  - DRILLING OFFSHORE WON'T CURE THE OIL SHORTAGE  Terry in Austin   Jul-14-08 06:01 PM   #76 
  - It's about REFINED petroleum products, not crude. If anything, it's about refinery capacity.  TahitiNut   Jul-13-08 06:03 PM   #20 
  - Probably due to what would be a glut of product  nolabels   Jul-13-08 10:38 PM   #27 
  - That's correct. Consumption has declined, ethanol production up. So, they export to prevent "over-  leveymg   Jul-14-08 06:33 AM   #36 
  - I think we are exporting crappy oil ...  BearSquirrel2   Jul-14-08 12:06 PM   #58 
  - Don't forget the deal  spag68   Jul-13-08 10:31 PM   #25 
  - I did forget that, thanks.  madfloridian   Jul-13-08 11:23 PM   #28 
  - backfiring  NJCher   Jul-14-08 05:17 AM   #29 
  - wouldn't that be because u.s. refineries make gasoline for other countries...?  QuestionAll   Jul-14-08 05:27 AM   #31 
  - Logical proof:  Cherchez la Femme   Jul-14-08 06:06 AM   #33 
  - Not to mention that they colluded to close a lot of refineries last decade.  Dr.Phool   Jul-14-08 06:43 AM   #37 
  - I read somewhere that all the ANWR oil is designated for export  ElsewheresDaughter   Jul-14-08 06:25 AM   #35 
  - Snopes  MiniMe   Jul-14-08 07:40 AM   #39 
  - did you check out the sources snopes used.  psychmommy   Jul-14-08 07:14 PM   #78 
  - this is  melm00se   Jul-14-08 07:49 AM   #40 
  - Don't TPTB realize that this will put the US economy in the toilet?  raccoon   Jul-14-08 07:56 AM   #41 
  - yes, but...  NJCher   Jul-14-08 09:15 AM   #45 
  - What should be sell to other countries? Anything we sell abroad reduces  pampango   Jul-14-08 08:09 AM   #43 
  - finished goods vs natural resources  MiJaMu   Jul-14-08 10:25 AM   #49 
     - I agree that we should at least be competitive in markets.  pampango   Jul-14-08 06:32 PM   #77 
  - But we must defend everything environmentalism opposes  nxylas   Jul-14-08 09:05 AM   #44 
  - RFK Jr. tried to make this point on Larry King.  Xap   Jul-14-08 09:38 AM   #47 
  - but...from the same article  MiJaMu   Jul-14-08 10:04 AM   #48 
  - At one point . . believe it or not . . .  defendandprotect   Jul-14-08 10:33 AM   #51 
     - Too little too late on the electric car, but would have been nice decades ago.  f the letter   Jul-14-08 11:20 AM   #56 
        - There is a substitute for oil, and that substitute is ....  Papa   Jul-14-08 12:51 PM   #66 
        - Wow . . . and if I recall correctly, business uses more than 80% of our water . . .  defendandprotect   Jul-14-08 10:21 PM   #83 
        - The problem is the energy return on investment:  f the letter   Jul-14-08 11:30 PM   #86 
        - Baloney . . . any day we don't have gas-guzzlers on the roads is a day  defendandprotect   Jul-14-08 10:19 PM   #82 
           - It is a day, but no more or and possibly less.  f the letter   Jul-14-08 11:49 PM   #88 
              - Nothing alone is going to "save" us from patriarchal /capitalistic stupidies . . .  defendandprotect   Jul-15-08 12:47 PM   #91 
                 - Although public transportation and small cars are far better,  f the letter   Jul-15-08 10:58 PM   #95 
  - Creating shortages . . . the Enron way . . . make the product disappear . . . !!!  defendandprotect   Jul-14-08 10:29 AM   #50 
  - When are we putting these people in jail? When their puppets no longer  Raster   Jul-14-08 02:41 PM   #70 
     - I think Ike passed us a **&&^%%((**^^ MIIC . . .  defendandprotect   Jul-14-08 10:14 PM   #81 
        - I don't think Ike was warning us about what was to come or could come,  Raster   Jul-14-08 11:38 PM   #87 
           - Come on . . . Ike knew a few things . . .but he seemed a little shy about  defendandprotect   Jul-15-08 01:01 PM   #93 
  - KR nt  ooglymoogly   Jul-14-08 11:16 AM   #55 
  - Let's see  flblu2   Jul-14-08 12:15 PM   #59 
  - It's the Enron Loophole Stupid!  MartyL   Jul-14-08 12:29 PM   #61 
  - I'm sure thats how they're keeping the bottom line up  madokie   Jul-14-08 12:48 PM   #64 
  - What a racket  windoe   Jul-14-08 12:48 PM   #65 
  - Reid's previous statement on offshore drilling. Playing both sides  madfloridian   Jul-14-08 01:23 PM   #68 
  - So this is what "free trade" means  whistle   Jul-14-08 03:59 PM   #72 
  - Why is it shocking that the media is not covering this?  KelleyKramer   Jul-14-08 09:33 PM   #80 
  - And what is our Democratic Congress doing about this . . . ????  defendandprotect   Jul-14-08 10:38 PM   #84 
  - Not shocking at all that the media is not talking about this shit...just like they are not telling  BrklynLiberal   Jul-15-08 10:14 AM   #90 
  - Kicking.  yardwork   Jul-15-08 01:54 PM   #94 
  - I'm not surprised. We should all know by now those bastards are scamming us all but good.  TheGoldenRule   Jul-15-08 11:02 PM   #97 
  - I see Crist has flip flopped and is now for off shore drilling.  madfloridian   Jul-18-08 10:20 AM   #99 
 

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