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... done getting mired down in the details.

And the promise of continuing to provide any essential services within the structures of the American Empire is an empty promise, since there is no question of the American Empire lasting: the question from inside the metropole is whether we here in the US start dismantling it before it collapses, and the question from inside Europe is how to prepare for riding out the shock waves that will result in either case.

I've been accused of being a Marxist, yet while Harpo's my favourite, it's Groucho I'm always quoting. Odd, that.

by BruceMcF (agila61 at netscape dot net) on Thu Nov 25th, 2010 at 01:27:32 PM EST
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while i appreciate the compliment, i appreciate just as much your incredible ability to go into the details, to levels that would melt my cerebellum!

same with the other monetary gurus here.

freaking invaluable stuff...

cheers Bruce.

ET, where talents collide in fruitful profusion!

'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 Sat Nov 27th, 2010 at 04:01:52 PM EST
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