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  •  My theory, which is a bit on the tinfoil side, (2+ / 0-)
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    PhilJD, RandomNonviolence

    is that they want Yellen. She's currently the vice chair. She's a completely 'don't rock the boat' choice.

    The leftie base would bristle at that, because this is one boat that desperately require rocking. So they push Summers. We hate Summers, suddenly we're all backing Yellen.

    Yay.

    "Gussie, a glutton for punishment, stared at himself in the mirror."

    by GussieFN on Fri Jul 26, 2013 at 09:10:17 AM PDT

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