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    we've suffered economic calamities far worse than this, and people didn't change their basic habits. Why would they change now?

    People panic too much on this site.

    by thematt523 on Thu Nov 03, 2011 at 07:04:26 PM PDT

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    •  You're joking, right? (2+ / 0-)
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      Seneca Doane, mmacdDE

      The robber baron era and Great Depression absolutely turned the country against the exploitive rich, for a generation or two. It was the rich that reversed that both times, by buying politicians and the media.

      The middle is fickle, in either direction.

      "Liberty without virtue would be no blessing to us" - Benjamin Rush, 1777

      by kovie on Thu Nov 03, 2011 at 07:12:21 PM PDT

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