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Diaries published: 36 (2324 days since last diary on Fri Jan 16, 2009 at 10:08 AM PST)

Comments posted: 860 (2032 days since last comment on Wed Nov 04, 2009 at 06:23 AM PST)

Diary frequency: often

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Total Recommends: 150

Total Comment Ratings: 2017

Most Recommended Diary: How many of you flew commercial- question to auto execs., 38 comments, 18 recommends

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keepingitstraight's Most Recent Diaries:

George Santayana famously said "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it." It is clear that the Democratic party and especially Barney Frank have never heard of the saying or if ...
by keepingitstraight
Comment Count 84 comments on Fri Jan 16, 2009 at 10:08 AM PST with 3 Recommends
Jeff Immelt, the CEO of General Electric so succinctly said "This economic crisis doesn’t represent a cycle. It represents a reset, It’s an emotional, social, economic reset." He is ...
by keepingitstraight
Comment Count 26 comments on Sat Jan 10, 2009 at 11:19 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Having eviscerated the fourth amendment protection against unreasonable search and seizure and most of the fifth amendments protection of due process one has to wonder why the very last line of the ...
by keepingitstraight
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Dec 23, 2008 at 01:09 PM PST with 5 Recommends
No this is not some back hand way of paying Paulson a compliment. They are not magicians in the complimentary sense, but they have taken the art of distraction used by magicians to a new height. By ...
by keepingitstraight
Comment Count 12 comments on Thu Dec 11, 2008 at 06:26 PM PST with 2 Recommends
All the talk about trying to prevent foreclosures highlights the inability of policy makers to distinguish between "means" and "ends". Foreclosure is the means by which properties get transferred ...
by keepingitstraight
Comment Count 227 comments on Wed Dec 10, 2008 at 02:13 PM PST with 16 Recommends
Reading many of the comments on Kos it appears that those who arguing against a bailout are characterized as being anti-union. That the only pro-union position is to support a bailout. I beg to ...
by keepingitstraight
Comment Count 45 comments on Thu Dec 04, 2008 at 10:10 AM PST with 4 Recommends

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