"Oil? Wait a minute, aren't you some kind of god living in a post-scarcity utopia?"
He said, "The Federation still trades with outsiders, and we'll grind a planet down to its mantle to get the beads and trinkets they're interested in."
"What's it like on a Federation oil rig?"
"It's a disneyland, full of cosplayers who think it's an historical re-enactment."