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Author Topic: So, the petrodollar  (Read 123 times)

Uhtceare

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So, the petrodollar
« on: April 19, 2017, 07:29:08 AM »

How important would you say the petrodollar is to America maintaining its status as the world's preeminent superpower?
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Re: So, the petrodollar
« Reply #1 on: April 19, 2017, 07:40:45 AM »

I believe that the eventual decline of US currency will be more attributable to the introduction of Schrute Bucks to the world economy
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Re: So, the petrodollar
« Reply #2 on: April 19, 2017, 10:09:20 AM »

The fact that i had to look up both those terms tells me i'm pretty much done with this thread.
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Re: So, the petrodollar
« Reply #3 on: April 19, 2017, 11:55:59 AM »

That comment is worth one Stanley nickel.
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Re: So, the petrodollar
« Reply #4 on: April 19, 2017, 11:58:00 AM »

Having googled that, i gotta ask, what's the ratio of Schrute bucks to Stanley nickels?
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Re: So, the petrodollar
« Reply #5 on: April 20, 2017, 04:38:43 AM »

It'll go the way of bitcoin when the Bison Dollar rolls out.
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Re: So, the petrodollar
« Reply #6 on: April 20, 2017, 04:45:34 AM »

I knew ONE of those! ;D
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Re: So, the petrodollar
« Reply #7 on: April 20, 2017, 09:30:34 AM »

It's absolutely essential.  It's why Saudi Arabia can produce terrorists but still be allies in the war on terror.  It's why Libya no longer has a government.
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