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Re: [IP] Know where you buy gas

Although many members may feel strongly about this topic, it is really not 
appropriate for this list because it is way off topic. This is because it 
has nothing directly to do with diabetes or pumping. Please refrain from 
posting these types of political messages on IP.


Sam Skopp
One of the volunteer Insulin Pumpers administrators

At 04:05 PM 3/24/02 email @ redacted wrote:
 >Subject: Stop Paying for Terrorism
 >Yisrael Medad of the Begin Center sent the following information.
 >Every time you fill up the car, you can avoid putting more money into the
 >coffers of
 >Saudi Arabia. Just buy from gas companies that don't import their oil from
 >the Saudis. Nothing is more frustrating than the feeling that every time I
 >the tank, I am sending my money to people who are trying to kill me, my
 >family, and my friends.
 >I thought it might be interesting for you to know which oil companies
 >are the best to buy gas from.
 >Major companies that import Middle Eastern oil (for the period 9/1/00
 >Shell........... 205,742,000 barrels
 >Chevron/Texaco.. 144,332,000
 >Exxon/Mobil..... 130,082,000
 >Marathon........ 117,740,000
 >Amoco........... 62,231,000
 >If you do the math at $30/barrell, these imports amount to over $18 BILLION!
 >Here are some large companies that do not import Middle Eastern oil:
 >Citgo 0 barrels
 >Sunoco 0
 >Conoco 0
 >Sinclair 0
 >BP/Phillips /Arco  0
 >All of this information is available from the Department of Energy and can be
 >easily documented.  Refineries located in the U.S. are required to state 
 >they get their oil and how much they are importing.   They report on 
 >Keep this list in your car; share it with friends.
 >> >>Stop paying for terrorism.............
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