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Submitted by George Humm (United States), Jun 12, 2002 at 14:13

Perhaps a better word than "obsequiousness" would have been " subservience " or even better " obsequious servility." But heaven forbid we should expand domestic production and refining capacity, much less develop a rational energy policy. We need to wake up and smell the roses before it is too late.
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