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  •  so what is the source of money in iraq? (0+ / 0-)

    why not invade darfur? no oil. all cost.

    you think oil companies are not corrupt? the sf bay is awash in iraq blood money. with bechtel and chevron sucking it out.

    Chevron, the second-largest American oil company, is preparing to acknowledge that it should have known kickbacks were being paid to Saddam Hussein on oil it bought from Iraq as part of a defunct United Nations program, according to investigators.

    The admission is part of a settlement being negotiated with United States prosecutors and includes fines totaling $25 million to $30 million, according to the investigators, who declined to be identified because the settlement was not yet public.

    It's an oil war, stupid car driver.

    by carlos oaxaca on Sat Sep 15, 2007 at 12:25:42 AM PDT

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    •  you think Darfur is not about oil? (0+ / 0-)

      Click here and find out differently.

      You misunderstood my post. I'm not saying Big Oil are good guys, just that Iraqi oil money is just something else for Bushco to run a scam with.

      Looking for intelligent energy policy alternatives? Try here.

      by alizard on Sat Sep 15, 2007 at 03:51:17 AM PDT

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      •  darfur has much much less oil than iraq (1+ / 0-)
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        money usually has a source

        of course nowadays bush prints it like a 3rd world dictator

        the next administration will be in a VEry Deep Hole

        It's an oil war, stupid car driver.

        by carlos oaxaca on Sat Sep 15, 2007 at 01:02:16 PM PDT

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