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MannyGoldstein Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-18-11 09:07 PM
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22. Which is to say, investment bankers can still play with savings
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  -18 years of triangulation and appeasement, and here we are. MannyGoldstein  Jul-18-11 08:35 PM   #0 
  - The most concise assessment of how we got here I've seen yet. K&R! n/t  markpkessinger   Jul-18-11 08:37 PM   #1 
  - "Here  ProSense   Jul-18-11 08:38 PM   #2 
  - Do you expect them to be in favor of any regulation at all?  MannyGoldstein   Jul-18-11 08:39 PM   #5 
  - What?  ProSense   Jul-18-11 08:45 PM   #10 
     - It's like Glass-Steagall...  MannyGoldstein   Jul-18-11 08:47 PM   #13 
     - It's like Glass-Steagall...  ProSense   Jul-18-11 08:57 PM   #20 
        - Which is to say, investment bankers can still play with savings  MannyGoldstein   Jul-18-11 09:07 PM   #22 
           - Actually,  ProSense   Jul-18-11 09:13 PM   #23 
     - It's about the best  Creideiki   Jul-20-11 07:16 AM   #49 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jul-18-11 09:52 PM   #27 
  - I gather Reagan gets a pass.  DURHAM D   Jul-18-11 08:39 PM   #3 
  - Do you think that history judges Neville Chamberlain too harshly? nt  MannyGoldstein   Jul-18-11 08:41 PM   #6 
  - Who has suggested defending Reagan here?  markpkessinger   Jul-18-11 08:41 PM   #7 
  - My aren't we defensive. Who are you?  DURHAM D   Jul-18-11 08:56 PM   #18 
     - Sorry if I misunderstood the intent of your post  markpkessinger   Jul-19-11 02:22 AM   #31 
     - He never implied Manny was a troll. You're grasping at straws, DURHAM D  Divernan   Jul-20-11 07:12 AM   #48 
  - Reagan was a Republican.  madfloridian   Jul-18-11 09:53 PM   #28 
  - Math is your friend.  jeff47   Jul-19-11 08:49 AM   #38 
     - Wow - you totally missed the point.  DURHAM D   Jul-19-11 08:56 AM   #40 
        - I'm afraid you did.  jeff47   Jul-19-11 09:01 AM   #41 
  - If you don't fight for democracy and justice, then what you get may not be worth having.  somone   Jul-18-11 08:39 PM   #4 
  - If only McCain and Palin had won...  SidDithers   Jul-18-11 08:43 PM   #8 
  - Sometimes I feel that way, usually not. Question for you:  MannyGoldstein   Jul-18-11 08:46 PM   #12 
  - What happened to the Canadian flag on your posts?  Divernan   Jul-20-11 02:59 PM   #51 
  - Yep, one F'ed up place ... will take years to recover if ever. Some will do  RKP5637   Jul-18-11 08:44 PM   #9 
  - the Path that led us here is pretty undeniable  fascisthunter   Jul-18-11 08:45 PM   #11 
  - Love your posts - keep it up!  mochajava666   Jul-18-11 08:48 PM   #14 
  - I sometimes wonder if the lesser of two evils is  tomg   Jul-18-11 08:52 PM   #15 
  - Choosing the lesser of two evils is like having your evil and eating it, too.  kenny blankenship   Jul-18-11 09:15 PM   #25 
  - True.  stevedeshazer   Jul-18-11 08:52 PM   #16 
  - Love your new avatar.  Brickbat   Jul-18-11 08:53 PM   #17 
  - Thanks! nt  MannyGoldstein   Jul-18-11 08:57 PM   #21 
  - Fuckin A, Bubba.  TheKentuckian   Jul-18-11 08:56 PM   #19 
  - Shut Up and Eat your Austerity Peas, Mister,  bvar22   Jul-18-11 09:13 PM   #24 
  - Yep  somone   Jul-19-11 09:24 AM   #42 
     - Ouch!  bvar22   Jul-19-11 02:22 PM   #44 
  - Mmmm... peas and catfood... with maybe some salsa pilfered from Taco Bell...  LooseWilly   Jul-18-11 09:16 PM   #26 
  - Kick!  grahamhgreen   Jul-18-11 09:54 PM   #29 
  - +  Warren Stupidity   Jul-18-11 09:57 PM   #30 
  - 18 years? Try 30+ years. There should have been a country-wide  coalition_unwilling   Jul-19-11 02:30 AM   #32 
  - *yawn*  Lil Missy   Jul-19-11 06:20 AM   #33 
  - Of course the Republicans are blameless right?  lunatica   Jul-19-11 06:24 AM   #34 
  - Unfortunately some Democrats have been paving the road for implementation  mmonk   Jul-19-11 06:51 AM   #35 
  - R's will do what R's will do. Doesn't mean the D's need to enable them. (nt)  jeff47   Jul-19-11 08:51 AM   #39 
  - make it 17: 1993 had an important progressive victory  Enrique   Jul-19-11 07:01 AM   #36 
  - "we cant do anything"  meow mix   Jul-19-11 07:26 AM   #37 
  - I became politically aware in the '70s  MrScorpio   Jul-19-11 10:03 AM   #43 
  - Yeah, it was in the mid-'70s when the Reaction began. I don't know if we'll  deutsey   Jul-19-11 02:29 PM   #45 
  - It's funny to me  Number23   Jul-19-11 07:13 PM   #46 
  - That is not my recollection at all. Not even close  NNN0LHI   Jul-19-11 07:45 PM   #47 
  - .  dionysus   Jul-20-11 01:04 PM   #50 
 

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