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The gap between imports and exports shows how much of the USA's apparent prosperity has been borrowed. and considering how so little of that has been going to 99% of the population, it's a good indication of the size of the loot captured by the other 1%.

In the long run, we're all dead. John Maynard Keynes

by Jerome a Paris (etg@eurotrib.com) on Thu Nov 22nd, 2007 at 09:14:53 AM EST

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