I believe Eskimopy addresses this later in the thread. That oil money is nickles compared to what we spend. Our federal budget is 33% larger than their entire economy.Originally posted by: CallMeJoe
Minor difference; these days, the United States is deeply in debt and Russia is awash in oil money.Originally posted by: Genx87
Yes just like the cold war. And just like the cold war it will bankrupt Russia, not the United States.