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post #10 of (permalink) Old 04-21-2011, 03:54 PM Thread Starter
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Where was this thread from 2001 to 2008?
Weren't you one of the morons beating the 'Bush Black Gold' drum?
I don't know. Did you start a thread that I missed?

Without looking into it I'd assume that speculators drove up the price of oil in response to the Iraq war. I remember oil companies making record profits at that time. There is probably a connection. But I'm not really concerned with Bush. Except for the Bush/Trickle Down Recession, Bush is just a bad memory.

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