NBC’s Brokaw: Saudis ‘So Unhappy' With Obama They Sent Emissaries to China, Russia Seeking Enhanced Ties
(CNSNews.com) – Reporting from Baghdad, Iraq yesterday, NBC’s Tom Brokaw said the Saudi Arabian monarchy is “so unhappy with the Obama administration for the way it pushed out President Mubarak of Egypt” that it has sent senior officials to the Peoples' Republic of China and Russia to seek expanded business opportunities with those countries.
Continued: http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/nbc ... -obama-adm
NBC Video clip: http://www.eyeblast.tv/public/checker.aspx?v=hdaG6U8zkU
Black Blade: Yep, WTI crude at $113/bbl and Brent North Sea Crude at $126/bbl. The Saudis appear to be cutting ties with the west as they feel the west abandoned west-friendly Middle East - North Africa (MENA) countries.
Meanwhile, silver and gold flying higher. My mine shares have quadrupled to several-fold higher (SLW up over 1700%). Yesterday added another 4 UMC Megapacks .45 ACP (the other precious metal). Considering grains are on a tear as well, I may have to add to my food storage.
Higher fuel costs - reduced driving:
Alternate transportation (Gary Fisher Big Sur)
A friend buys or get free mountain bikes through Craigs list, refurbishes them and sells them. Quite popular in my part of the country. Good cheap transportation around town lately (lot of retirees and young folk on bikes).