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      06-11-2008, 05:40 PM   #103
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Originally Posted by ganeil View Post
Care to point out who made such a claim and when?
"The greatest thing to come out of this war for the world economy...would be $20 a barrel for oil. That's bigger than any tax cut in any country."

Rupert Murdoch Feb 2003

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What reason for the war is operative now that was not before the war?
I reject your question as it's designed to illicit a certain response.

But please do let me know when those WMD finally turn up. I'm sure a lot of people will be interested to know about it.




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If you actually took the time to look into the overcharge incident you would find that it was Halliburton who brought the overcharges to the attention of the government, they actually made no money on the overcharges since they resulted from their being overcharged by a Kuwaiti subcontractor, and they lost money because of the incident because they paid the gov't back but were unable to recover it from their subcontractor.
So you would have us believe that Halliburton's priviledged contractor status in the Iraq war has been very uprofitable for them and for the VP????
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