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  •  There is an economist, columnist. . . (3+ / 0-)

    . . .who writes for the Everett Herald.  He believes in the "morality play" of budget economics. He is not very good and my responses get to him apparently.  My last missive caused me to coin a new term to describe what these "moral dictators" believe.  I called it"projectile austerity" in my letter to the editor.

    If we are going to elect Democrats, lets elect real ones!

    by waztec on Sun May 12, 2013 at 06:10:52 PM PDT

    •  "projectile austerity" — love it! (0+ / 0-)

      Indeed, the biggest sinners and winners — the too-big-to-jail Wall Street Banksters — suffer no consequences and everyone else pays the price. On the contrary, the 1% is doing better than ever.

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