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I guess the British ruling class has awoken to the fact they pissed the North Sea oil away and now they will have to buy in a "protectionist market."  

Meaning: they can no longer manipulate the oil market through financial instruments or the supply side.

She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre

by ATinNM on Mon Mar 6th, 2006 at 11:10:21 AM EST

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