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Linkfest (January 3, 2010)

In other news..

Goldman Sachs To Launch New HQ! The ‘free’ market works.. suckers!

Mainstream Economists Unable to Discuss Economics I am shocked.. wait, are they not the “new priests”.

Blogging and the tyranny of government The government is keeping you safe.. from bloggers (never mind the real “evildoers”).

Last week two bloggers, Steven Frischling and Chris Elliot, were visited by TSA agents and threatened with jail time if they did not reveal their source of the TSA Travel Directive that they each published shortly after the attempted terrorist attack on Christmas day.

A Nation of Do-It-Yourself Lawyers Not a bad idea..

Tainted Burgers shows that Corporate Profits Trump Public Safety Any defenders of unregulated markets? Even Adam Smith never supported this type of behavior!

Ten Lessons (Not?) Learnt A good summary.

This Is The Government: Your Legal Right To Redeem Your Money Market Account Has Been Denied Your elected officials are working in your best interests, trust them.

Yet new regulations proposed by the administration, and specifically by the ever-incompetent Securities and Exchange Commission, seek to pull one of these three core pillars from the foundation of the entire money market industry, by changing the primary assumptions of the key Money Market Rule 2a-7. A key proposal in the overhaul of money market regulation suggests that money market fund managers will have the option to “suspend redemptions to allow for the orderly liquidation of fund assets.”

On Government DOL Misrepresentations Part 2: Following The Money, Or In This Case The Average Unemployment Paycheck You can always trust the government of western countries to not make up numbers… suckers!

Is The Government Misrepresenting Unemployment By 32%? Nah.. Why would they?

Origins of an American Kleptocracy Sometimes saying the truth is an act of bravery..

Categories: Linkfest, MSM Idiocy
  1. z
    January 5, 2010 at 4:41 am


    if only……that would be fun(!). The ABA would have a coronary however and they pay a lot of dinero to politicians.
    It will happen, because the current status quo cannot be maintained.

  2. keating
    January 5, 2010 at 5:59 am

    lol. Free Market. Yeah, except it isn’t a free market in the slightest. There is no uncertainty about the benefits GS gleans from its strong relationship with the federal government and the DoJ in particular. keep calling it a ‘free market’… keep missing the fine points and the big picture. Other than that, I’ve become a growing fan of your work.
    GS owns the Fed, Legislators and the Executive (and probably the judiciary too)

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