[SPORK] Weird definition of "draining the swamp"

Bill Stoddard bill at wstoddard.com
Wed Apr 30 12:03:16 PDT 2003

Adam L. Beberg wrote:
> On Wed, 30 Apr 2003, Bill Stoddard wrote:
>>>Bush took their oil.
>>Please explain this comment in detail.
> Right, sorry, I ment Cheney of course. Bush being slighty smarter then
> cheese wiz.
> The oil industry in that suburburb of washington is now firmly under the
> control of Cheney's friends. Equipment made by his friends, to pump oil to
> refine by his friends, to sell to SUV (built by... guess who) driving
> freaks. All profits to go to his friends.
> You dont really think there is any way an Iraqi will actually see any of
> that money for food now do you?
> This new-fangled war is so bizarre really. You're supposed to just kill the
> men and take the women. Now days you have to let them live, convince them
> you are their friends, take their resourses, do all kinds of work to turn it
> into money, then seduce their women later. So much more complicated!

Just to be clear, you are saying that the US oil companies will go in, 
pump the oil, load it on a ship and bring it back to the US of A w/o 
paying the Iraqis a dime (much less market price) for their oil?  If you 
really believe that, you need to lay off the crack :-)


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