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    "The slovenliness of our language makes it easier for us to have foolish thoughts" ~ George Orwell

    "An effective way to deal with predators is to taste terrible." ~ Unknown

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    Thursday, September 30, 2004

    Me n' Big Oil

    Well, I'm not sure what you know about Lukoil. They were named in the Oil-For-Food investigation. And yeah, gas is expensive. I'm not saying I know much about Lukoil myself; I'm just saying I bet you wouldn't be a fan. I can't vouch for disinfopedia, but I won't argue that they are not just big business; they are Russian big business.

    And so Conoco just bought them. I mention this because I own a little bit of Conoco stock. They have one of those Drip account things and I have a few shares.

    I feel so deliciously eeeeevil!

    Really though, this is a good thing. It is a record breaking privatization in Russia, it adds a buttload of non-Middle East oil to our options in the US, some stability for everyone. I am no expert, and there are angles I couldn't possibly understand about it. I'll grant that. Supposedly the deal was a good one and as a free trade move it was probably a good thing all around.

    But since I am glad, I expect Dick Cheney to catch heat for this somehow. Somewhere, they will say, Cheney is rubbing his hands together and sneering at you to Go F%$# Yourself.

    posted by M@ at 1:14 AM   6 comments links to this post


    At 11:51 PM, Blogger kimberley said...

    one of my favorite things to say while on my business trip was, "why don't you go cheney yourself?"

    it went over smashingly.

    btw, when are we going to grow up and start going to bed at a reasonable hour?


    At 11:53 PM, Blogger kimberley said...

    and another thing. it really bugs me when there's only one comment and blogger still goes, (1 comments)

    i'm irritable tonight. :/

    At 12:05 AM, Blogger M@ said...

    Hey, I grew up *specifically* so I didn't have to go to bed at a reasonable time...Wanna stay up and Cheney around some?

    Heh :{P


    At 12:08 AM, Blogger kimberley said...

    hehe. don't cheney around with my emotions. i'm a fragile little flower.

    *lawd help me. i've got the vapors.*

    At 12:12 AM, Blogger M@ said...

    Oh that's probably just the pollution from my multinational industrial energy holdings. Don't mind that...

    I wish you weren't a flower though. Cheney says we have to crush those. He doesn't like flowers.

    At 12:15 AM, Blogger kimberley said...

    cheney. pfffth. he can go himself himself.

    now make like your personality and split. ovah heah.



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