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  •  I'll also add that your (11+ / 0-)

    pointyour point about "impossible things" is a total straw man.  We're adults.  We get it.  Being outraged by appointments like Duncan or Geithner or Rahm or Summers, etc is not "asking for impossible things".  No one twisted his arm and forced him to choose architects for the 1%.  This is also true of a lot of policy that was pursued unnecessarily.  Your analysis is intellectually lazy and convenient.  The alleged unicorn and pony washers never existed.

    •  Of course we ask for impossible things. I'm not (1+ / 0-)
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      referring to the irritations of the moment like Geithner, Summers, Guantanamo.  Rather to impossible things like economic justice, real & deep sustainability, an end to the oppression of those out-of-power, worldwide.

      When do you expect these battles to be won?

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