Welcome to the new version of European Tribune. It's just a new layout, so everything should work as before - please report bugs here.
Display:
"the end of the rule of law and/or legal security around property records in the US?"

All well and good for a rational person trained in physics and math to think that, but there's a better than even chance you're underestimating the prejudices and corruption inherent in the US "justice system."

Property rights may be more "sacred' in the US than anywhere else (pointing to exactly what's wrong with the civilization as a while), but me bets they're more sacred for financial engineers who own the government than for pigmented people who were sold a bill of goods.

Though it will be interesting to see how Geithner deals with the next Dust Bowl.

"Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage." - Anaďs Nin

by Crazy Horse on Thu Oct 14th, 2010 at 03:32:12 AM EST
[ Parent ]
Grumble.

By laying out pros and cons we risk inducing people to join the debate, and losing control of a process that only we fully understand. - Alan Greenspan
by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Thu Oct 14th, 2010 at 04:46:40 AM EST
[ Parent ]

Display:

Top Diaries

In defense of tree-huggers

by Cyrille - Apr 18
16 comments

Budapest Metro Line M4

by DoDo - Apr 19
3 comments

Elections in Orbánistan

by DoDo - Apr 6
39 comments

An unfair test

by Cyrille - Apr 8
6 comments

Might INET be a Trojan Horse?

by ARGeezer - Mar 31
10 comments

Occasional Series