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  •  The rich just dodged a huge bullet (3+ / 0-)
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    don mikulecky, ranton, Pluto

    if we'd had a replay of the 1930s, there would have been hell to pay. Instead, we got something just enough less frightfull to slide by.

    For the rich, it was a mere hiccup in stock prices, and a chance to pick up foreclosures and bankruptcies at bargains.

    This Rover crossed over.. Willie Nelson, written by Dorothy Fields

    by Karl Rover on Mon Nov 26, 2012 at 06:19:38 PM PST

    •  Because the big banks were not (2+ / 0-)
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      Chi, don mikulecky

      ...nationalized on January 21, 2009 -- Our Corporate Overlords won the entire economy.

      There is no longer a political solution from within the nation. There is only amusing Federal kabuki with which to entertain ourselves.


      A child of five would understand this. Send someone to fetch a child of five. -- Groucho Marx

      by Pluto on Tue Nov 27, 2012 at 05:14:53 PM PST

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