Thursday, November 20, 2008

What's the Plan?

Congress takes the novel approach of asking the Big Three just how they plan to spend the bailout money they so desire.


  1. I wish they had done this when the only thing being bailed was the banks and insurance companies of the rich and larcenous.

  2. Exactly. Wall Street, where all the Treasury officials used to work, gets a big hand out, no questions asked. Detroit, you have to beg and grovel.


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