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Cuban oil renews embargo debate

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by WonderSlug, Jul 30, 2006.

  1. WonderSlug

    WonderSlug Well-Known Member

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    http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/14095881/

    Click on link for complete article.
     
  2. Concudan

    Concudan Caffeinated Commando

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    F their oil!

    I want their cigars!
     
  3. WonderSlug

    WonderSlug Well-Known Member

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    Sooo... then.. you vote "YES" on lifting the embargo, right? :icon_wink:
     
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    Concudan Caffeinated Commando

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    I dont see how the embargo has chased Castro out of office. If it dont work, toss it!
     
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    WonderSlug Well-Known Member

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    To me, it seemed like it was a more political move to keep the Cuban refugees in Florida on our "good side".

    I mean, come on, we gave China MFN status a few years ago, so cozying up to a Communist power isn't beyond the US' mindset, when it makes financial sense.

    Now that Cuba is awash in oil, the "financial sense" will override the embargo in a year or two.
     
  6. Concudan

    Concudan Caffeinated Commando

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    F oil!

    Cigars!
     
  7. WonderSlug

    WonderSlug Well-Known Member

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    One barrel of oil is fast approaching the price of one box of Cuban cigars. :icon_mrgreen:
     
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    Concudan Caffeinated Commando

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    That is just wrong! WAR! WE NEED WAR NOW!:icon_mrgreen:
     
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    We have three right now! :icon_eek:
     
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    Concudan Caffeinated Commando

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    Whats one more then?:icon_shrug:
     
  11. Shamrock

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    Bomb 'em and steal their oil.

    Then bomb 'em again.

    I like bombs.
     
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    Concudan Caffeinated Commando

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    Dont touch the tobacky fields!
     
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    Wipe 'em out! No more cigars! :icon_tease:
     
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    Concudan Caffeinated Commando

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    Get the salt!:icon_evil:
     
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    Eh, once we end the embargo, we can import a few hundred Cuban cigar-makers and have them work on the Virginia tobacco fields after burning the Cuban fields.

    Then the US will have the best cigars in the world! :icon_mrgreen:
     
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    Napalm ........ :)
     
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    WonderSlug Well-Known Member

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    "I'm burnin' uuupppp with feeeever!"
     
  18. Shamrock

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    Cowbell fever .......
     
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    Peace thru chemistry
     
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    ...... attached to a warhead ......
     
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    Nape as a kicker...purty kinky!!
     

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