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  •  It's still a liquid (7+ / 0-)

    Even if CO2 or H2O has to be injected to pressurize the well to force out more crude oil.

    <WAG>
    Tar sands are solid bitumen, probably crude oil at one point but exposed environmentally enough by weathering and erosion to lose most of the volatile compounds that kept it in liquid form.
    </WAG>

    My core tenets:
    • I am intolerant of only intolerance
    • I am prejudiced only against prejudice
    • I hate only hate
    I don't know why Republicans continue to contrive to be on the wrong end of these three tenets.

    by DrSpalding on Tue Dec 11, 2012 at 12:59:11 PM PST

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