How much oil itd take to buy the USA

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  1. http://articles.moneycentral.msn.com/Investing/Extra/HowMuchOilItdTakeToBuyTheUS.aspx

     
  2. Interesting read. When they were teaching world economics at school I was on holiday in Dorkusland but even I appreciate the message in that. Quite scary, the US is virtually worthless. I wonder how many barrels the UK could be bought for. Less than 100bn barrels?
     
  3. According to this article, a human body is worth about $45 million USD.

    http://soundmedicine.iu.edu/archive/2003/quiz/humanWorth.html