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  •  I assume he's not making this pitch to (8+ / 0-)

    labor organizations, so there * is * a kind of evil genius aspect to it all . .. .

    Hopefully he'll be zero percent successful, however.

    •  It's evil but hardly genius: "Come to TX where (0+ / 0-)

      you can ignore regulations and inspections on those rate occasions when they occur.  If you blow up, poison, or exploit people illegally, you may get sued but we won't bother you.  Besides, SCOTUS will minimize the civil suit losses." As somebody said, the West fertilizer company was the PERFECT example of the Randian model of non-government the Repugs are pushing.

      "If you don't read the newspapers, you're uninformed. If you do read the newspapers, you're misinformed." -- M. Twain

      by Oliver St John Gogarty on Wed Apr 24, 2013 at 11:36:59 AM PDT

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