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  •  We are in desperate need for an intervention. (15+ / 0-)

    Here's to Naomi for naming it for us.  And, as Naomi says, once hooked on the vast sums to be stolen, they couldn't help but take their act on the road.  Like snake oil salesmen, they stay in one place until the country is fairly ruined, historically including systems of torture, before taking their "free market" hucksterism to the next victim.  Well, they ran out of foreign countries, so they came here.

    I'm not kidding when I say they should be thought of as no more reliable than heroine addicts.  Studies have shown that gambling involves the same part of the brain as other hard-core addictions.  This apology some be taken as that of any fast-talking addict at an intervention.

    One brief war is enough to undo the work of centuries. - Henry Miller

    by geomoo on Sat Nov 28, 2009 at 10:02:20 AM PST

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