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Subject:  Re: big oil subsidies Date:  2/23/2013  3:23 PM
Author:  1poorguy Number:  418426 of 457064

So are oil companies' profits unreasonable?

I don't believe in that. As long as everything is "clean" and above-board, then the profits are the profits.

One huge "subsidy" is (last I knew) we don't charge oil companies much for the privilege of extracting our oil from our land. They have to pay for their permit, and th