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September 23, 2008 – Comments (7)

Hey, it worked with that whole "Saddam has nuclear weapons and was responsible for 911" thing. Why not try the Armageddon scare for this, too?

Bernanke and Paulson: Congress Must Move Now- AP

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke and Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson urged Congress on Tuesday to quickly pass a $700 billion financial bailout, warning that letting problems persist would have dire consequences for the national economy.

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#1) On September 23, 2008 at 9:17 AM, iamamartin (98.45) wrote:

It's NOT all contained ? I'm shocked, just shocked I tell you.

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#2) On September 23, 2008 at 9:37 AM, alstry (35.03) wrote:

Actually, the American Homeowner is a weapon of mass destruction....according to this administration we must attack and destroy the citizens before they hurt the banking system.

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#3) On September 23, 2008 at 9:37 AM, TMFHighYield (81.26) wrote:

Yeah, I'm not crazy about the "pass it now" edict from these guys. Seems like every controversial piece of legislature in recent years was passed in the middle of the night.

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#4) On September 23, 2008 at 9:54 AM, dinodelaurentis (69.10) wrote:

could the bailout include paulsen's resignation since he failed to see this coming as of 3 weeks ago?

i don't tolerate high pressure from car salesmen or telemarketers...

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#5) On September 23, 2008 at 9:55 AM, TMFBent (99.83) wrote:

What's the line? This is how democracy ends, with applause? It should be ammended with: First comes the scare, then the saviors, then the applause.

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#6) On September 23, 2008 at 10:03 AM, TMFHighYield (81.26) wrote:

There was an 18th century Scottish professor, Alexander Tyler,  (This was passed around during the 2000 election) who noted that nations progress from bondage to spiritual faith, from spiritual faith to great courage, from courage to liberty, from liberty to abundance, from abundance to complacency, from complacency to apathy, from apathy to dependence, from dependence back into bondage. 

Hmm..where do we fall today? 

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#7) On September 24, 2008 at 5:16 PM, sandvig (99.51) wrote:

I've got a great time share- but you've got to act now!

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