I picked this little tidbit up from a friend. But he does bring awareness and raises some excellent questions.
For example, WHY is our media keeping the shutters on the fact that we, and our allies, are moving large numbers of warships to the Strait of Hormuz?
WHY do we hear nothing from American news outlets?
Especially when our Defense Secretary is the one spouting off. Leon Panetta warned that Iranian attempts to exercise control over the Strait of Hormuz could be met with force when he said:
“The Iranians need to understand that the United States and the international community are going to hold them directly responsible for any disruption of shipping in that region – by Iran or, for that matter, by its surrogates.”
He said that the United States was “fully prepared for all contingencies” and added:
“We’ve invested in capabilities to ensure that the Iranian attempt to close down shipping in the Gulf is something that we are going to be able to defeat if they make that decision.”
No, Leon… The American People invested in those things for you!
Among the many questions I have are where are the Germans, and the PIIGS? Why are we always the ones to bail out Europe? Oh, I have millions of other questions, as I am sure you do to!
Here we go again. This one is not for oil, but it will be for the dollar. If we can crush our opponents currencies, the dollar might just survive. Might…