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DuaneBidoux Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Nov-18-06 06:07 PM
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104. You sense a lot of Ayn Rand in his work.
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  -Milton Friedman has passed Sammy Pepys  Nov-16-06 11:20 AM   #0 
  - Quick get the Mallet and THE WOODEN STAKE  saigon68   Nov-16-06 11:24 AM   #1 
  - I'm with you on that one!  demnan   Nov-16-06 01:17 PM   #38 
  - I generally agree except for one thing...  DuaneBidoux   Nov-17-06 09:58 AM   #87 
     - One other thing he did  ripple   Nov-17-06 12:30 PM   #91 
        - You sense a lot of Ayn Rand in his work.  DuaneBidoux   Nov-18-06 06:07 PM   #104 
  - lol  arewenotdemo   Nov-16-06 03:11 PM   #47 
  - milton  Parche   Nov-16-06 11:28 AM   #2 
  - The guy who played Red in the Shawshank Redemption....  Sammy Pepys   Nov-16-06 11:29 AM   #3 
  - the economist the wing nuts love to align themselves with.  chimpsrsmarter   Nov-16-06 11:33 AM   #7 
     - Oh geez, I almost forgot. Thanks!  Gregorian   Nov-16-06 03:19 PM   #49 
  - Now hell will have a new ruler until Norquist follows  Warpy   Nov-16-06 11:30 AM   #4 
  - Friedman's monetarism ignores the black market/globalization  EVDebs   Nov-16-06 11:40 AM   #12 
  - Well said, Warpy.  yellerpup   Nov-16-06 12:21 PM   #28 
  - Shakespeare Said It Best  Demeter   Nov-16-06 06:15 PM   #61 
  - K & R for the hilarity  PDittie   Nov-16-06 11:31 AM   #5 
  - Can't say that makes me sad. nt  Bassic   Nov-16-06 11:32 AM   #6 
  - Does this mean he is dead?  Benhurst   Nov-16-06 11:36 AM   #8 
  - "passed" is gobbledeygook speeak for "dead" and/or "died" nt  msongs   Nov-16-06 11:56 AM   #22 
  - He has passed "GO" and gets to collect $200 from the bank.  yellowcanine   Nov-16-06 01:45 PM   #41 
  - Here's a send-off to the monetarist peeg from one of the greats -  HughBeaumont   Nov-16-06 11:36 AM   #9 
  - Oh, I LOVE Johnny Cash!  Dinger   Nov-16-06 11:38 AM   #10 
  - The Working Man's musician.  HughBeaumont   Nov-16-06 11:41 AM   #13 
  - Excellent!!  chimpsrsmarter   Nov-16-06 11:39 AM   #11 
  - That pic  AnneD   Nov-16-06 01:20 PM   #39 
  - Yeah! There You Go! LOL  Anakin Skywalker   Nov-16-06 06:26 PM   #65 
  - MSNBC: Nobel-winner Milton Friedman dead at 94  Eugene   Nov-16-06 11:42 AM   #14 
  - "citing a source at the Cato Institute in Washington"  HughBeaumont   Nov-16-06 11:45 AM   #16 
     - Only the good die young.  Benhurst   Nov-16-06 11:47 AM   #17 
        - Not true. J.K. Galbraith lived to 98.  Fenris   Nov-16-06 11:49 AM   #18 
        - When did Galbraith die?  merci_me   Nov-16-06 11:55 AM   #21 
           - John Kenneth Galbraith died in April.  Fenris   Nov-16-06 11:59 AM   #25 
              - No I was thinking of John Kenneth  merci_me   Nov-16-06 12:39 PM   #31 
        - Generally true, except for centenarrians Eubie Blake and George Burns.  HughBeaumont   Nov-16-06 11:58 AM   #24 
  - Here's to a man who thought urban sanitation was an infringement on personal freedom.  Fenris   Nov-16-06 11:44 AM   #15 
  - If this is true, people in South America will be celebrating. . .  DinahMoeHum   Nov-16-06 11:50 AM   #19 
  - Wasn't he Mr. "Trickle Down" theory? nt  LiberalEsto   Nov-16-06 11:50 AM   #20 
  - In an ironic twist-I am actually eating a free lunch  underpants   Nov-16-06 11:56 AM   #23 
  - And perhaps the era of neo laisse-faire kleptocracy  endarkenment   Nov-16-06 12:05 PM   #26 
  - Leo Strauss, the other Chicago School of Self-Delusion icon.....  EVDebs   Nov-18-06 11:31 AM   #99 
  - RIP  Jack Rabbit   Nov-16-06 12:18 PM   #27 
  - Oh I disagree.  endarkenment   Nov-16-06 12:24 PM   #29 
  - Then feel free to critique his economic and political theories  Jack Rabbit   Nov-16-06 12:52 PM   #35 
     - I did. He provided the intellectual rationalization for  endarkenment   Nov-16-06 03:22 PM   #51 
        - OK, I don't think we have a big argument  Jack Rabbit   Nov-16-06 03:45 PM   #53 
           - Really? Then why don't you address me on it rather than sidestep confrontation?  HughBeaumont   Nov-16-06 06:15 PM   #62 
              - You're not the only offender  Jack Rabbit   Nov-16-06 08:49 PM   #71 
              - Read Much Management Theory Lately?  Rage for Order   Nov-16-06 10:27 PM   #76 
                 - Could have fooled me.  HughBeaumont   Nov-17-06 05:21 AM   #82 
                    - You are correct, though not entirely  Rage for Order   Nov-18-06 11:13 AM   #98 
  - speak ill of the dead  saskatoon   Nov-16-06 03:45 PM   #52 
  - True dat!  Tight_rope   Nov-16-06 03:49 PM   #54 
  - Speak of the Dead - They don't care  PietVA   Nov-18-06 01:09 AM   #95 
  - Uh, actually, that's an excellent reason.  aquart   Nov-16-06 04:06 PM   #55 
  - I don't think Friedman compares to Ted Bundy or Heinrich Himmler  Jack Rabbit   Nov-16-06 08:11 PM   #70 
  - I agree. n/t  phusion   Nov-16-06 08:55 PM   #73 
  - "Overseas, Friedman's work helped shape policies used in Chile and Argentina in the 1970s."  eppur_se_muova   Nov-16-06 12:27 PM   #30 
  - Milton Friedman was the grandfatherly-looking front man for  Lydia Leftcoast   Nov-16-06 12:40 PM   #32 
  - RIP - I still think he was wrong on economics, though  LeftishBrit   Nov-16-06 12:46 PM   #33 
  - He lived 95 years too long. (nt)  Katzenjammer   Nov-16-06 12:49 PM   #34 
  - He Wanted to Privitize All Public Education  Yavin4   Nov-16-06 01:02 PM   #36 
  - "A tax cut that adds to the deficit today .....  coda   Nov-16-06 01:14 PM   #37 
  - Economics: the secret of longevity.  Heaven and Earth   Nov-16-06 01:39 PM   #40 
  - But in the long run, we're all dead (J.M. Keynes). n/t  daleo   Nov-16-06 03:16 PM   #48 
  - I'm kind of disappointed in some of the responses here.  Idioteque   Nov-16-06 01:45 PM   #42 
  - "Flatten 'em all, let the market sort 'em out"  HughBeaumont   Nov-16-06 02:43 PM   #45 
  - I am also an Econ major, and  bicentennial_baby   Nov-17-06 05:44 AM   #84 
  - Good riddance to the most dismal of the dismal scientists  mitchum   Nov-16-06 02:30 PM   #43 
  - Good Riddance.  Odin2005   Nov-16-06 02:33 PM   #44 
  - Read his letter to William Bennett  MUSTANG_2004   Nov-16-06 05:35 PM   #58 
  - I hesistate to call him "evil" or dismiss him  Amused Musings   Nov-16-06 02:51 PM   #46 
  - And the oligarchs are stricken with grief  JNelson6563   Nov-16-06 03:22 PM   #50 
  - GOOD!  JVS   Nov-16-06 04:33 PM   #56 
  - I'm no fan of Friedman and his comic book like briefs on capitalism  David Zephyr   Nov-16-06 04:56 PM   #57 
  - Buh Bye.... (nt)  stepnw1f   Nov-16-06 05:39 PM   #59 
  - He proposed a minimum income for every citizen.  eallen   Nov-16-06 06:08 PM   #60 
  - Hmmm, intersting. I guess he wasn't as bad as I thought.  Odin2005   Nov-17-06 12:14 AM   #81 
  - Friedman would partly agree and partly dissent.  eallen   Nov-17-06 08:33 AM   #85 
     - Nicely said. n/t  MUSTANG_2004   Nov-18-06 09:56 AM   #96 
  - Earned income Tax credit  AngryAmish   Nov-17-06 09:27 AM   #86 
  - Yep. But what Friedman proposed was more sweeping.  eallen   Nov-17-06 10:59 AM   #88 
  - Please don't confuse people with facts  ItNerd4life   Nov-17-06 12:36 PM   #93 
  - It's good to know that evil is not immortal.  Zynx   Nov-16-06 06:16 PM   #63 
  - Well, Trickle Your @$$ On Down to Hell!  Anakin Skywalker   Nov-16-06 06:24 PM   #64 
  - HA! Perfect!  janesez   Nov-17-06 12:32 PM   #92 
  - I'm all teary-eyed about this...  progressoid   Nov-16-06 06:35 PM   #66 
  - Good riddance  Lasthorseman   Nov-16-06 06:58 PM   #67 
  - the modern proto-type for tapeworms is permanently sucking dust.  xchrom   Nov-16-06 07:06 PM   #68 
  - I'm not familar with the man's work  BlueStater   Nov-16-06 07:16 PM   #69 
  - responsible for intellectual underpinnings for free market better than gvmt spending  goodhue   Nov-16-06 08:51 PM   #72 
  - I can't wait to trickle down on that motherfucker's grave  mitchum   Nov-16-06 09:38 PM   #74 
  - oooh, me too... I have already done so`  WannaJumpMyScooter   Nov-16-06 11:04 PM   #77 
  - You people are irreverent!!  gtar100   Nov-16-06 10:12 PM   #75 
  - Now he will answer for enabling Pinochet  Joe Bacon   Nov-16-06 11:22 PM   #78 
  - 'go, give 'im 200 dollars."  sweetheart   Nov-16-06 11:26 PM   #79 
  - Memo to Pinochet: Your buddy just went to hell and is waiting for you  entanglement   Nov-17-06 12:05 AM   #80 
  - Another inhabitant for the Hitler-Stalin-Bush Wing of Hell  tom_paine   Nov-17-06 05:39 AM   #83 
  - Learn more about him first  MUSTANG_2004   Nov-17-06 11:00 AM   #89 
  - AGREED  Sammy Pepys   Nov-17-06 12:48 PM   #94 
  - I agree with you too, MUSTANG_2004  slackmaster   Nov-18-06 10:14 AM   #97 
     - His anti-inflation stuff was only good when it was hybridized with Keynesianism.  Odin2005   Nov-18-06 06:11 PM   #105 
        - True of many things  MUSTANG_2004   Nov-18-06 06:27 PM   #106 
  - Milton said it's better to reign in hell, than serve in heaven. lol  genieroze   Nov-17-06 11:16 AM   #90 
  - Milton Friedman has passed...  Bullshot   Nov-18-06 01:31 PM   #100 
  - Watched a C-SPAN Rerun  screenplaya   Nov-18-06 02:12 PM   #101 
  - Well said.  IntiRaymi   Nov-18-06 02:59 PM   #102 
  - His WWII service  MUSTANG_2004   Nov-18-06 03:26 PM   #103 
  - What? The bar exam? The MCATs? nt.  Bonescrat   Nov-18-06 08:25 PM   #107 
 

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