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  •  Once they get that XL-pipeline finished (0+ / 0-)

    Then they can put all that North American oversupply oil on the world market, which will mean price increases for our own supply. Right now, or domestic WTI (us) oil is $95.25 a barrel, but Brent (them) is $117.79. They're aching to sell the tar sands at world prices, but they just can't get enough to market!

    Energy independence, they keep telling us. Total bullshit.

    "Societies strain harder and harder to sustain the decadent opulence of the ruling class, even as it destroys the foundations of productivity and wealth." — Chris Hedges

    by Crider on Sat Jan 19, 2013 at 07:30:23 AM PST

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