Category Archives: Oil

Honey – I Blew Up the House.

March 5, 2013 – Fire and Water: Sherry Vargson, of Granville Summit, PA., can light a match at her kitchen tap and see an orange flame flare out of the faucet. State regulators attribute the methane contamination to natural-gas drilling. … Continue reading

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Lost in Space and Time!

August 20, 2012 – Lost in Space and Time: The Galactic battle for shirking Earth resources begins. The U.S. will never leave The Middle East – Why? Afghanistan has “rare earth” metals that the U.S. desperately needs, and are currently … Continue reading

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Crude Oil Closed at $108.60 a Barrel Yesterday March 1st.

March 2, 2012 – Oil leaps to highest level since mid-2008: Crude Oil Leapt to its highest level since the market peak of mid-2008 in a frenzy of buying that followed a disputed report of a pipeline blast in Saudi … Continue reading

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The “Blame Game” on Gasoline and Crude Oil Prices.

February 27, 2012 – ‘Stupid’ and Oil Prices: The Associated Press image above tells the tale of rising gasoline prices, generated from rising crude oil prices. Note: Your editor is politically neutral, so that I may bring you as close … Continue reading

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‘Friends of Syria’ to Intensify Pressure on Assad as Bombardment Continues – NYTimes.com

Secretary of State Hilary Rodham Clinton arrived in Tunis on Friday (Feb. 24th) to discuss Syrian Crisis. ‘Friends of Syria’ to Intensify Pressure on Assad as Bombardment Continues – NYTimes.com.

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Iran Warns Six European Countries it will Cut-off Oil Immediately.

http://video.nytimes..com/video/2012/02/15/world/middleeast/100000001361990/timescast–iran-responds-to-pressure.html  <—- Video Link. February 15, 2012 – Iran Warns 6 Countries in Europe It Will Cut Off Oil: Besieged by international sanctions over the Iranian nuclear program including a planned oil embargo by Europe, Iran warned six European buyers … Continue reading

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When will Israel Attack Iran?

February 7, 2012 – Can Israel attack Iran? If it can, will it? If it will, when? If when, how? And what happens after that: On Sunday with Matt Lauer, President Obama said “I don’t think that Israel has made … Continue reading

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The Inside Story of Life in Iran.

February 7, 2012 – The Inside Story of Life in Iran: Prices on many imported goods are way up, reflecting a weaker Iranian currency. One measure of the profound anxiety now coursing through Iranian society can be seen on Manouchehri … Continue reading

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Originally posted on abraveheart1:
In what is likely a long overdue move, Iran has finally decided to give Europe a harsh lesson in game theory. Instead of letting Euro-area politicians score brownie points at its expense by threatening to halt…

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U.S.. Warns Iran on Strait of Hormuz Closure.

January 13, 2012 – U.S. Warns Iran on Strait of Hormuz: The Iranian Navy conducted war exercises in the Strait of Hormuz (above). The government of Iran has threatened to close the strait, which would be catastrophic and dip the … Continue reading

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