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Oil markets ignore attacks on U.S. in Middle East

GasBuddy Blog -- It was only weeks ago that we learned of the slaying of U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens, Sean Smith, an information officer, and two U.S. Marines during an attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya. Eight other Americans were wounded. Stevens was the first U.S diplomat to die in the line of duty since 1979 and the assault came on the anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 al-Qaeda terrorist attack on the U.S.

Published reports from The Independent in the U.K. said the attack was well organized and that hundreds were readily engaged with machine guns and rocket-propelled grenades. Additionally, the news organization said the U.S. State Dept. was forewarned three days in advance of “rapidly deteriorating security” in Benghazi...


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Submitted Oct 04, 2012 By: PD
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honda0105
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Message Posted: Oct 10, 2012 11:02:05 PM

must be at high level for sellers or they'd jack the prices up.
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Nothing materially will change until a change in policy for domestic energy sources has been implemented.
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hmm..
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old news
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2012 7:18:21 AM

as it should be.
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"jppezz" Maybe, but that is today
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2012 5:40:01 AM

Old news
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Old news
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2012 5:32:55 AM

Greed has no enemies in the Middle East
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2012 5:32:26 AM

Repeat
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2012 5:32:23 AM

hmm...
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2012 5:31:59 AM

harleydoctor said: "boy are you on crack today"

cheapertvs is simply following the liberal tactic of repeating something often enough that he/she hopes others start to believe it's true. It's the exact same syndrome that Romney accused Obozo of using during the debate. That said, you wonder if it really does require mind-altering drugs to continue supporting this total failure of a president we have!
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No speculation is good.
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old
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Old
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dangerous area
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ok
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2012 5:28:42 AM

Smells like greed.
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2012 5:28:00 AM

This is the Obama foreign policy at work!!!!!!!
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2012 5:26:59 AM

pbear316 said: "This administration has made a mess out of the Middle East."

Any surprise there? What HASN'T this administration made a mess out of?
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ok
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2012 5:25:50 AM

what does that tell you?
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ok
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All about Greed
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For once.
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Bla Bla Bla
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2012 5:23:58 AM

but prices are still near $4 per gallon.
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2012 5:23:42 AM

Yep..greed greed greed
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As long as the oil flows.
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Greed is what counts.......
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Speculators don't care.
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2012 5:21:42 AM

It has political ramifications but it does not have any current ramifications to the supply of crude oil.
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2012 5:21:37 AM

ok
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elections have consequences
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2012 5:20:39 AM

Old news.
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2012 5:20:31 AM

Only our President believes that people show up to demonstrate against a movie with machine guns and rocket propelled grenades. Too many of our people and our president don't understand that we are in a war.
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Thanks for posting this article!
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2012 5:17:56 AM

what is the government doing about it so far NOTHING!!!!!
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good
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2012 5:17:48 AM

They didn't attack the oil fields, or production, just the politicians.
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ok
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Oil is way way too high..................
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This administration has made a mess out of the Middle East.
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It won't be long before the prices get jacked up again.
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2012 5:11:24 AM

Stop importing Middfle East oil and stop exporting ours and our gasoline outside of North America.
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Message Posted: Oct 5, 2012 5:10:01 AM

cheapertvs- their republican defenders - boy are you on crack today.......
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Okay!
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Ok
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Ok
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stop importing their oil
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