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  •  Well, of course, because as every free-market... (3+ / 0-)

    Republican asshole knows, the reason the economy drove off a cliff like Thelma & Louise was OVERREGULATION.

    Let the Invisible Hand work . . . what the fuck could go wrong???

    "we must guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence, whether sought or unsought, by the military-industrial complex" Dwight D. Eisenhower

    by bobdevo on Wed Feb 11, 2009 at 09:04:51 AM PST

    •  lol Overregulation yeah! (1+ / 0-)
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      Really, these people have non-falsifiable beliefs.  

      Flat-Earth freemarketers

      I am repeating myself, and thats ok.

      by mickslam on Wed Feb 11, 2009 at 10:01:21 AM PST

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      •  Free market fundamentalists (1+ / 0-)
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        They think that deregulation and laissez-faire capitalism is the font of all good in the world and can never be wrong ever.

        Oops.

        Are you ready to unleash the fury of CAPS LOCK!?

        by giyoret on Wed Feb 11, 2009 at 10:25:47 AM PST

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        •  The problem with them is they do not (1+ / 0-)
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          recognize the impact of credit on the free market process.  

          You can be profitable at low interest rates and unprofitable at high interest rates.  This effect is lost on free market people.  

          I am repeating myself, and thats ok.

          by mickslam on Wed Feb 11, 2009 at 02:01:50 PM PST

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