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I know - its ancient history. Ancient History. In the blogosphere, that’s about a week or two. Anyway, a week or two ago, we talked about sending letters to Congress prior to the vote for the second iteration of the $700 Billion Bailout Bill. Many of you did. Here’s a response from one such [...]
Let me guess – you got the word that the Federal Government bailed out the U.S. Economy? We’ll call it, "The $700 billion dollar, let us wipe your tushy act of 2008." And it was passed despite significant public opinion to the contrary. Congress [...]
The Wall Street Bailout Bill, heralded by all those experts as Economic Nirvana, was killed in a rather dramatic and ignoble vote of 228 Nay and 205 Yea. And it was stupidity we have to thank for such a miracle. Serendipitous, perhaps, but stupidity nonetheless! You know that old sage saying: When the stupidity, of [...]