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Imperialism Inc. Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Mar-22-09 12:45 AM
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6. I thought he was just making a pun. Since the plan is in essence the Paulson
plan with bells and whistles and token private equity participation that Paulson's idea had come back from the dead. i.e. it was a zombie.
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  -Krugman - I Love His Books, But His Blogs And Columns Are Misleading In Their Incompleteness Median Democrat  Mar-21-09 11:26 PM   #0 
  - I think Krugman goes with flashy hyperbole to attract attention and fan flames.  Danger Mouse   Mar-21-09 11:34 PM   #1 
  - "he referred to the proposed Toxic asset purchase plan as a "zombie idea."  depakid   Mar-21-09 11:40 PM   #2 
  - I Know What A Zombie Bank Is, What Is A Zombie Idea?  Median Democrat   Mar-22-09 12:03 AM   #4 
     - The zombie ideas are what's characterizing this plan according to many economists  depakid   Mar-22-09 12:09 AM   #5 
        - I thought he was just making a pun. Since the plan is in essence the Paulson  Imperialism Inc.   Mar-22-09 12:45 AM   #6 
           - I guess you could you could look at it that way as well  depakid   Mar-22-09 01:11 AM   #7 
  - Seriously though ...  RoyGBiv   Mar-21-09 11:40 PM   #3 
  - Exactly - Its Like Its Written By Two Different People  Median Democrat   Mar-22-09 12:04 PM   #9 
  - I wonder what Obama did to put Krugman's nose out of joint.  lamp_shade   Mar-22-09 03:56 AM   #8 
 

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