Oil Price Rise Causes Global Shift in Wealth

High oil prices are fueling one of the biggest transfers of wealth in history. Oil consumers are paying $4 billion to $5 billion more for crude oil every day than they did just five years ago, pumping more than $2 trillion into the coffers of oil companies and oil-producing nations this year alone.

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I know at least one person who gave up his (second) job because it was no longer economically justifiable driving to and from work compared to what he was being paid after taxes were taken out. Who says slavery is gone? Economic slavery is alive and becoming stronger.

has been telling you all that for years, nothing new here. I blame the bastards on Wall Street (the speculators) more than I do even the arabs. Something has to be done to reign them in. It seems to me that some rules were changed back in the late nineties to make it easier for them to rape and plunder, but I can't remember exactly what.

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BRING THE TROOPS HOME-NOW!

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"They keep talking about drafting a constitution for Iraq.Why don't we give them ours? It was written by a lot of really smart guys, and we're not using it any more".

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'I used to have compassion, but they taxed it and legislated it out of existence.'

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