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  •  According to the Constitution, Congress (3+ / 0-)

    is tasked with managing the currency.  That they have palmed this duty off to the Federal Reserve is not an excuse for arguing that they are helpless and there's not enough money to go around.

    Why is the myth of not enough money attractive?  It lets them to play God, rewarding the "good" and punishing the "bad."  

    "In the name of the nation, and of the dollar and of the rule of law, you and your children shall be sacrificed to the glory of the immortal state."

    If there's a choice between a theocratic religion and a secular religion, the former is definitely preferable.  Gods defer punishment and reward to the hereafter; the state can inflict it here and now.

    People to Wall Street: "LET OUR MONEY GO"

    by hannah on Fri May 04, 2012 at 04:59:01 AM PDT

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