In My Humble Opinion, Pt. 9

Sunday, June 14, 2009
The failure to tap a productive [oil] well fueled speculation by some that potential for an abundance of Cuban oil is just that.

"It's been a big smoke screen for a long time...The Soviets used to say there were large deposits off the shores of Cuba, though it hasn't been proven," Mauricio Claver-Carone, a member of the U.S.-Cuba Democracy Political Action Committee, told United Press International.