This cable is of incredible importance to our future. It has been rumored for a long time that Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Nigeria, Indonesia and Venezuela all overstate their oil reserves to make sure that their ability to borrow money isn’t compromised. Now, it seems as if the US government is worried about this, too: http://www.guardian.co.uk/business/2011/feb/08/saudi-oil-reserves-overstated-wikileaks