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Thread: Economists: The stimulus didn't help

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    Re: Economists: The stimulus didn't help

    Quote Originally Posted by USA-1 View Post
    Drilling more of our own oil just means we will run out of it faster.

    https://www.cia.gov/library/publicat.../2178rank.html
    We use about 7 billion barrels a year.........do the math.
    The problem is there's no way to tell how much there is left. It isn't as though they can use a giant dip stick. So all they can do is make educated guesses.

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    Re: Economists: The stimulus didn't help

    Quote Originally Posted by ricksfolly View Post
    The problem is there's no way to tell how much there is left. It isn't as though they can use a giant dip stick. So all they can do is make educated guesses.

    ricksfolly
    At least they are educated. In any case the US has enough for a few decades or less.
    "This Administration will constantly strive to promote an ownership society in America. We want more people owning their own home. It is in our national interest that more people own their own home. After all, if you own your own home, you have a vital stake in the future of our country."" GWB

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