Sponsored Content




Intermarkets' Privacy Policy
Support


Donate to Ace of Spades HQ!



Recent Entries
Absent Friends
westminsterdogshow 2023
Ann Wilson(Empire1) 2022
Dave In Texas 2022
Jesse in D.C. 2022
OregonMuse 2022
redc1c4 2021
Tami 2021
Chavez the Hugo 2020
Ibguy 2020
Rickl 2019
Joffen 2014
AoSHQ Writers Group
A site for members of the Horde to post their stories seeking beta readers, editing help, brainstorming, and story ideas. Also to share links to potential publishing outlets, writing help sites, and videos posting tips to get published. Contact OrangeEnt for info
Cutting The Cord And Email Security
Moron Meet-Ups





















Back the Blue? | Main | Biden: Look Fat, the Recession That We're Totally Not In Right Now Will be a "Slight Recession"
Another Inflation Gauge Shows Accelerating Inflation; Wages Fall
October 13, 2022

The Biden Administration Pleads With Saudi Arabia to Delay the Cut In Oil Production -- FOR ONE MONTH ONLY. JUST TO GET THROUGH THE MIDTERMS.
BIDEN PROMISES TO "TAKE ACTION" AGAINST SAUDI ARABIA

Quid Pro Quo?



Javier Blas
@JavierBlas

US President Joe Biden signals fresh action to fight oil (and gasoline) prices:

"The price of gas is still too high and we need to keep working to bring it down," Biden said at an event in Los Angeles. "I'll have more to say about that next week," he added, without elaboration.

Oil prices were already climbing again, and OPEC+ voted to cut production.

Biden has drained the Strategic Petroleum Reserve -- intended to be tapped in cases of war, if our supply lines get cut -- down to almost empty, so that well is literally dry.

What's left?

Why, go begging to the Saudis again.

But with a fresh ask.

Biden begged them to delay that production cut -- but for one month only.

Just to get him through the midterms.

Says who?

Says the Saudi Foreign Minister, that's says who.

Screenshot (23).jpg

The next part of the letter states that OPEC+ is, of course, much more than Saudi Arabia; it represents twenty four countries. OPEC represents 13; OPEC+ adds in 11 more. It's like CNN+ except it produces less natural gas than Brian Stelter and Chris Wallace.

Their point being that Saudi Arabia cannot bend twenty-three other countries to their will. Oil prices were falling due to the recession; they wanted to increase the prices.

It's the next part of the letter that is... treasonous? Biden begged a foreign dignitary for a favor that would not help the United States -- what does a one-month pause do? -- but would only help the Democrat Party.

onemonthonly.jpg

The "US Administration" pleaded for a delay in the cut in production for just one month? Why?

Why just one month?

You know why.

This scumbag hive of traitors asked Saudi Arabia to do a special favor not for the US, but for the Democrat Party. This is just about the midterms.

This is impeachable.

If Trump got impeached for a phone call to Ukraine -- then Biden must be impeached for this phone call.

Update: Matt Margolis dots the i's and crosses the t's on the point I was making: the "Biden" Administration is openly threatening Saudi Arabia for not playing ball.

So, what kind of leverage did Joe Biden have with the Kingdom to pull off this failed quid pro quo? Well, it's curious that on Wednesday it was reported that since Biden's pleas were rejected, the White House is "examining" all aspects of our country's relationship with the Saudis, including arms sales.

"There is a range of interests and values that are implicated in our relationship with that country," Biden's national security adviser, Jake Sullivan, said Wednesday. "The President will examine all of that. But one question he's going to ask is: Is the nature of the relationship serving the interest and values of the United States and what changes would make it better serve the interests and values?"

This sounds suspiciously like Joe Biden is threatening an ally with cutting off military aid unless they do something to help Biden politically here at home. Quid pro quo.

Plus, below: Biden is now making the quid pro quo clear, threatening "action" against Saudi Arabia for having defied his demand that they make a trillion-dollar in-kind donation to the DNC.


He's now threatening Saudi Arabia:

thanks to rd.

"No one f***s with a Biden."

-- Comrade Flounder





Recent Comments
JackStraw: "In what world does Haley think if by some miracle ..."

answer:: " - What's the breast equivalent of smegma? Post ..."

BurtTC: "Megyn is thin to be sure, but she's not that thin. ..."

jim (in Kalifornia): "555 545 Heh, Christie just booed. Posted by: ji ..."

G'rump928(c) : "[i]Did Meghan Kelly show her tits yet? -- Seriou ..."

jsg: "Dammit... ..."

jim (in Kalifornia): "A lot of what Vivik said was true. I don't trust ..."

Thomas Bender: "The Debate is starting to get ponderous, need to w ..."

jsg: "545 Heh, Christie just booed mooed. Posted by: ..."

Orson: "Serious question. How did they actually get peopl ..."

runner: "um , wut ? farmers ?? ..."

Ahmed the Clockboy: "Do Muslims use Tik Tok ? Posted by: jsg at Decemb ..."

Recent Entries
Search


Polls! Polls! Polls!
Frequently Asked Questions
The (Almost) Complete Paul Anka Integrity Kick
Top Top Tens
Greatest Hitjobs

The Ace of Spades HQ Sex-for-Money Skankathon
A D&D Guide to the Democratic Candidates
Margaret Cho: Just Not Funny
More Margaret Cho Abuse
Margaret Cho: Still Not Funny
Iraqi Prisoner Claims He Was Raped... By Woman
Wonkette Announces "Morning Zoo" Format
John Kerry's "Plan" Causes Surrender of Moqtada al-Sadr's Militia
World Muslim Leaders Apologize for Nick Berg's Beheading
Michael Moore Goes on Lunchtime Manhattan Death-Spree
Milestone: Oliver Willis Posts 400th "Fake News Article" Referencing Britney Spears
Liberal Economists Rue a "New Decade of Greed"
Artificial Insouciance: Maureen Dowd's Word Processor Revolts Against Her Numbing Imbecility
Intelligence Officials Eye Blogs for Tips
They Done Found Us Out, Cletus: Intrepid Internet Detective Figures Out Our Master Plan
Shock: Josh Marshall Almost Mentions Sarin Discovery in Iraq
Leather-Clad Biker Freaks Terrorize Australian Town
When Clinton Was President, Torture Was Cool
What Wonkette Means When She Explains What Tina Brown Means
Wonkette's Stand-Up Act
Wankette HQ Gay-Rumors Du Jour
Here's What's Bugging Me: Goose and Slider
My Own Micah Wright Style Confession of Dishonesty
Outraged "Conservatives" React to the FMA
An On-Line Impression of Dennis Miller Having Sex with a Kodiak Bear
The Story the Rightwing Media Refuses to Report!
Our Lunch with David "Glengarry Glen Ross" Mamet
The House of Love: Paul Krugman
A Michael Moore Mystery (TM)
The Dowd-O-Matic!
Liberal Consistency and Other Myths
Kepler's Laws of Liberal Media Bias
John Kerry-- The Splunge! Candidate
"Divisive" Politics & "Attacks on Patriotism" (very long)
The Donkey ("The Raven" parody)
Powered by
Movable Type 2.64