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... like they think they are special interest parties, and so pursue internal contradictions like adopting "fiscal responsibility" to look serious when arguing for specific ameliorations of the devastation to our life support system ...

... when the "fiscal responsibility" hurdle is there precisely to hamstring the ability of governments to do what they in reality have the resources to do ~ inventing artificial constraints based on the rules of the game that we have invented, as an excuse for why we cannot respect the real constraints based on the rules of the game that invented us.

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 Sun Dec 5th, 2010 at 12:17:57 PM EST
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