According to that article, China owns 95% (other places I’ve read 97%, but who’s counting?) of rare earth metals and has bought up another 11% in the last year, probably in Africa.
Rare metals: cell phones, flat screen tv’s, computers, the Chevy Volt.
Ah, the Chevy Volt, with the $10,000 battery. Check that out and prove me wrong.
And Obama wined and dined this dictator like he’s an ally. Oh wait – I guess he is now that we’ve tossed Britain and Israel off the boat. But they should really consider themselves lucky to be off the USS Sinking America.