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It's incredibly stupid and brutal. But it's also the dominant Washington and Wall St religion.

it's also primitive and barbaric, as inhuman as ancient hegemonies like the aztecs, to whom symbols also trumped the value of human life.

'evil' is not too strong a word, imo.

'The history of public debt is full of irony. It rarely follows our ideas of order and justice.' Thomas Piketty

by melo (melometa4(at)gmail.com) on Tue Aug 18th, 2009 at 08:31:05 AM EST
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