Originally Posted by yetdog
Except for Venezuela ($0.12/gallon), Kuwait ($0.78/gallon) and Saudi Arabia ($0.91/gallon). We save their asses in 91 and then let them rape us at the pumps after that.
We "saved" their asses for US/UK oil corps. Well over 50% of the profits rest comfortably in the bank accounts of Exon, Chevron, BP, et al. in the form of "oil concessions". If you still have doubts, check out their stock. I think you'll find the culprits on this side of the pond rolling in our dough.