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Old 2012-04-27, 11:30 AM   [Ignore Me] #283
Re: Santorum Drops Out

Originally Posted by Figment View Post
You did... the Shah of Persia (pre-Iran), Kuwait, Saudi Arabia (royal family), Egypt (Mubarak), Qatar, Yemen, Bahrein... Even Saddam...

That last one backfired a bit. And the local populace isn't always too happy with the US supporting the local despots.
Most of them we will buddy up to unless they do something supremely stupid like Iran hostage crisis.

However, US doesn't even get the majority of its oil from the middle east. Mostly from America2(those crazy Canucks) and that other place America subsidizes Mexico.
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