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DeSwiss Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon May-17-10 05:21 AM
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1. K&R
No One Is to Blame for Anything

Published: April 10, 2010

I was right 70 percent of the time, but I was wrong 30 percent of the time, said Alan Greenspan as he testified last week on Capitol Hill. Greenspan a k a the Oracle during his 18-year-plus tenure as Fed chairman could not have more vividly illustrated how and why geniuses of his stature were out to lunch while Wall Street imploded. No doubt he applied his full brain power to that 70-30 calculation. But the big picture eludes him. If the captain of the Titanic followed the Greenspan model, he could claim he was on course at least 70 percent of the time too.

- No one is to blame anymore. For anything. And the only people that this administration seems to vigorously prosecute are the likes of Bernie Madoff and his ilk who steal from the rich, sick people and regular potheads who just want to be left the fuck alone to consume some herbs, or people who haven't done anything except being brown at the wrong time and ending up in Gitmo.
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