this could be nice for belize.  as far as the rest of the world goes, as we used to say in high school, 'whoopee doo.'  (we were being sarcastic because we were cool.)

2000 barrels of oil in the ground
2000 barrels a daaaaay
if one of those barrels should happen to get found
there'll be 1999 barrels of oil in the ground -

jenna orkin


Touched by Oil and Hope in Belize (Editor:  brought to you by proctor and gamble)

http://www.nytimes.com/2006/02/21/business/worldbusiness/21belize.html?pagewanted=2&_r=1

By SIMON ROMERO
Published: February 21, 2006
SPANISH LOOKOUT, Belize, Feb. 17 — Near this small Mennonite town carved out of the thick jungle, a farmer dug a shallow water well a few years ago and found a viscous black liquid seeping into the water.