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Alan
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Crude oil futures -- WOW

April 20th, 2020, 6:39 pm

Here's something for the record books: 
NYMEX WTI May crude oil contract (expiring tomorrow) reached a 
low of at least -$42 dollars/barrel today:

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Re: Crude oil futures -- WOW

April 20th, 2020, 9:15 pm

I was checking today if I can get paid for accepting the delivery of those and then have my homeless pals dump it to the river 
 
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Re: Crude oil futures -- WOW

April 21st, 2020, 1:23 am

If only Scotland had got independence I'd be able to buy Edinburgh Castle now.
 
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Re: Crude oil futures -- WOW

April 21st, 2020, 12:44 pm

If only Scotland had got independence I'd be able to buy Edinburgh Castle now.
That's OK in the summer but it costs a fortune in heating oil during the winter months.
 
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Re: Crude oil futures -- WOW

April 21st, 2020, 4:33 pm

My house is much older than most of Edinburgh Castle. You learn to knit thick jumpers.
 
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Re: Crude oil futures -- WOW

April 21st, 2020, 6:53 pm

Are you a hermit by any chance? 
 
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Re: Crude oil futures -- WOW

April 21st, 2020, 7:14 pm

No, but I am getting a bit crabby.
 
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Re: Crude oil futures -- WOW

April 21st, 2020, 8:04 pm

It was the same with me. I mean there comes a time when you realize there's no good frittering your life away in idleness and trivial chit-chat. Where's your cave? 
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