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2018-08-03 Syria-Lebanon-Iran
Iran's unsubtle threat to Donald Trump: ‘Embargo our oil, we'll choke yours'
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Posted by Besoeker 2018-08-03 00:19|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [6460 views ]  Top

#1 They're going to give money to envirofreaks?
Posted by g(r)omgoru 2018-08-03 04:32||   2018-08-03 04:32|| Front Page Top

#2 "Even more money"
Posted by Bright Pebbles 2018-08-03 05:49||   2018-08-03 05:49|| Front Page Top

#3 They talk tough now but then again the guns and missiles aren't flying right now.
Posted by AlmostAnonymous5839 2018-08-03 10:06||   2018-08-03 10:06|| Front Page Top

#4 Massive military exercise involving 100 warships 'is underway in Iran' amid heightened tensions with the US
Posted by Skidmark 2018-08-03 10:31||   2018-08-03 10:31|| Front Page Top

#5 And Iran has it within its grip.

Illusory grip, that is. If this were a game, and I had the choice of playing Iran's hand or the world's, there wouldn't be much of a decision to make. Put a knife to the mullah's throats and they'll call the whole thing off.
Posted by gorb 2018-08-03 10:41||   2018-08-03 10:41|| Front Page Top

#6 They may want to rethink that strategy. This isn't Obumble and his tranny, butt boffing idiots in charge.

Trump will let Mathis off the leash and the Navy will rain holy hell and fire on Iran.
Posted by DarthVader 2018-08-03 10:47||   2018-08-03 10:47|| Front Page Top

#7 American oil and gas don't need to go through the Strait.
Posted by Rob Crawford 2018-08-03 11:23||   2018-08-03 11:23|| Front Page Top

#8 The response of Adam Smith’s invisible hand:

Oil Edges Lower on Surprise U.S. Crude Stockpile Build

Like all the missiles shot at President Trump that circle round to hit those on the Left, this one will not hit America. In fact, our many oil producers will profit from rising prices supporting increased production. The part of the world that gets their oil primarily from the Persian Gulf, however...
Posted by trailing wife 2018-08-03 13:44||   2018-08-03 13:44|| Front Page Top

#9 American oil and gas don't need to go through the Strait.

No, but pipelines et al have to go through an equally dangerous enemy, the EPA, part of Deep State and local mullahs potentates (see: Cuomo).
Posted by Procopius2k 2018-08-03 15:11||   2018-08-03 15:11|| Front Page Top

#10 The same strategy will work on them P2k.
Posted by Skidmark 2018-08-03 16:14||   2018-08-03 16:14|| Front Page Top

#11 pfft! Everyone always threatens, but noone actually delivers. Booooooring....
Posted by Thing From Snowy Mountain 2018-08-03 19:43||   2018-08-03 19:43|| Front Page Top

#12 The part of the world that gets their oil primarily from the Persian Gulf, however...

See e.g., China. Heck of a way to win the trade war Mr. President. High marks if it actually happens.
Posted by Sloluque Ulairt3505 2018-08-03 20:56||   2018-08-03 20:56|| Front Page Top

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