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Demeter Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-10-08 10:54 AM
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53. What Idiot Would Buy Such Bonds?
Anything to avoid paying taxes, eh?
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  - I Wonder if AIG isn't the corporate version of BCCI  Demeter   Dec-10-08 10:53 AM   #52 
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     - Dollars to doughnuts anyone digging deep enough  Karenina   Dec-10-08 05:13 PM   #73 
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  - Wow, this says alot  CatholicEdHead   Dec-10-08 09:44 AM   #47 
  - I think Congress would need to re-write the Fed's charter.  ozymandius   Dec-10-08 10:08 AM   #50 
     - Yes it does, of course it seems like everying is stealing anything that is not nailed down  CatholicEdHead   Dec-10-08 03:10 PM   #66 
  - What Idiot Would Buy Such Bonds?  Demeter   Dec-10-08 10:54 AM   #53 
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