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He was probably the least horrible leader in all of Persian history, but even if he weren't that's beside the point. The Cold war was what mattered back then, not the well-being of the Iranian people.

Peak oil is not an energy crisis. It is a liquid fuel crisis.
by Starvid on Sun Oct 12th, 2008 at 03:32:33 PM EST
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