"Light sweet crude" refers to oil that has less than 0.42% sulfur content. The "sweet" designaton came about because prospectors used to taste the oil to determine its quality and low sulfur content oil tastes sweet.
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12-12-2014, 12:50 AM #41Don't hate me because I'm right and you're not.
12-13-2014, 03:07 PM #42
Patrick Stewart was on an NPR game show this morning and he explained why Picard didn't speak with a French accent by reciting the opening narration with a French accent----funny stuff. It just didn't work with a French accent.Don't hate me because I'm right and you're not.
12-15-2014, 08:47 AM #43
this is a cat: (=^_^=)
not an extremely content kirby, i will always think of it as kirbyPerfectly robust chickens
Run laps a lot
Pee on the garden
Leap over fences
Cock is a word for rooster
Hen is a type of chicken?
Kit kats are good
Nice chickens don't belong in the
12-15-2014, 11:20 PM #44
Mochi, the fat cat from Big Hero 6, is supposed to be a Japanese bobtail and his name refers to a type of rice cake served around the Japanese New Year.
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12-16-2014, 09:45 PM #45
The average annual salary of the oil field worker in Nebraska is over $91,000 (2011 stats).
Hillary Clinton is 67 years old and she hasn't driven a car since 1996.
Roughly 13.5 million millenials (18 to 34 yr olds) live in poverty; that's 20% poverty for this demographic, the highest percentage since we started keeping records.Don't hate me because I'm right and you're not.
12-16-2014, 10:06 PM #46
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12-16-2014, 10:59 PM #47
12-21-2014, 03:09 PM #48
You've heard of trekkies, but have you heard of "Windies"? These are 'Gone With the Wind' film fanatics. The average Windie has seen the film 100 times and they collect film memorabilia and visit film museums and like Trekkies, they strive to learn every minutiae about the film.
I still haven't seen it yet; it's on my 'to do' list.Don't hate me because I'm right and you're not.
12-22-2014, 08:36 PM #49
Chef Gordon Ramsay is only 48 years old. I thought he was in his mid 50s.Don't hate me because I'm right and you're not.
12-23-2014, 09:50 PM #50
Very few Austrians have seen or know of "The Sound of Music".Don't hate me because I'm right and you're not.
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