Would you rather see crude exports allowed in the U.S. or stop LNG export permits? Both issues are hotly contested with oil producers lobbying to export crude oil while the United States continues its oil boom while chemical companies and utilities continue to worried about domestic natural gas prices moving higher with more LNG export licenses awarded to service nonfree-trade countries.  

In this segment of The Motley Fool's energy edition of Where the Money Is, analysts Joel South and Taylor Muckerman play a round of "Would You Rather" and debate the merits of both choices. 

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