Voice from the Commonwealth Commentary, World Views and Occasional Rants from a small 'l' libertarian in Massachussetts
"If ye love wealth greater than liberty, the tranquility of servitude better than the animating contest for freedom, go home and leave us in peace. We seek not your council nor your arms. Crouch down and lick the hand that feeds you, and may posterity forget that ye were our countrymen." - Samuel Adams
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France's principal oil company said Thursday that its experience in Iraq would give it an edge over rivals seeking to develop two of the largest Iraqi oil fields, should a pro-Western government come to power.
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