Iran is off the dollar now,hense the war we are starting there.

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    k...what were the liberals screaming about then?
     
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    I have no idea, too busy working 24/7 for kids/wife(s)
     
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    that does help explain why you got this so wrong.
     
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    Way too much fake news brother
     
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    Frank, can we hold countries to a contract when we are somewhat iffy in keeping our word. We had a contract with Iran, TPP, NAFTA, and I believe we signed a Global Warming agreement too. And now there is talk of not supporting NATO against Putin's designs on Estonia, and if it falls under Russian hegemony, Latvia and Lithuania are not far behind. I cite this as a possible reason for other countries whom we have offended repeatedly to not honor their OPEC agreement to transact in dollars. But I am not very knowledgeable about high finance, so is it possible we have driven our partner's good will away? Can the interested parties opt for another currency?
     
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    -------------------------- matter of OPINION isn't it Marion .
     
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    I actually meant to mention this in my post but it was already getting long winded...Iran deal will be the only one comparable here...but that debate will just go on forever...I'm not sure what you mean by "interested parties" opec is an interested party under contract that cannot opt for another currency, europe is just as much an interested party not under the contract and can opt for any currency they like but opec nations can only accept dollars from them.
     
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    What have Iranian people done bad to Americans lately?
     
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    you say LATELY , iran has a lot to pay for [hostages] and they are 'shiite muslim' which are the worst types as they chant 'death to America' Marion . [plus more]
     
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    You do know we assassinated their leader and installed a puppet government there in 1953, no? Pretty sure that was the 1st of many, always-failed "regime changes".
     

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