The Fall of Petroleum Civilization - peak oil
"'Let's look at it simply. The most important difference between North Korea and Iraq is that economically, we just had no choice in Iraq. The country swims on a sea of oil.'
- US deputy defense secretary, Paul Wolfowitz, in Singapore, May 31-June 1, 2003
'...for reasons that have a lot to do with the US government bureaucracy, we settled on the one issue that everyone could agree on: weapons of mass destruction.'
- Paul Wolfowitz, Vanity Fair magazine, May 2003 "