I don't think the Bush administration we're so concerned about where the oil went Individual, just that the supplies were secure. Global oil demand isn't flexible at all, and it's fears of supply crunch and the huge impacts that would have on Wall Street and global financial institutions that the USA & IEA are so intent on avoiding.
"For a disciple who has conviction in the Teacher's message & lives to penetrate it, what accords with the Dhamma is this:
'The Blessed One is the Teacher, I am a disciple. He is the one who knows, not I." -