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  •  The idea that more government... (2+ / 0-)
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    ...would have prevented this is mystifying to me.  I suppose we could have a license regime for pool motors, but to my knowledge nobody has suggested such a thing.  

    You know, I sometimes think if I could see, I'd be kicking a lot of ass. -Stevie Wonder at the Glastonbury Festival, 2010

    by Rich in PA on Tue Jun 18, 2013 at 08:01:19 AM PDT

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    •  However CO detectors in every room would (1+ / 0-)
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      have.  But that would be more government and thus a bad thing because of the extra expense.

      You have watched Faux News, now lose 2d10 SAN.

      by Throw The Bums Out on Tue Jun 18, 2013 at 08:57:24 AM PDT

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    •  Whatever (0+ / 0-)

      Dead people always trump the idiotic notion that smaller government is always better. People that spout that shit are fucking morons. How many more dead people will you require before you understand that? Proper regulatory enforcement would have saved these victims of conservatism and greed.

      +++ The law is a weapon used to bludgeon us peasants into submission. It is not to be applied to the monied elite.

      by cybersaur on Tue Jun 18, 2013 at 01:22:00 PM PDT

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