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Sean Corrigan's Take On The Fed's "Apres Moi Le Deluge" Policy Which Only "A Krugman" Can Approve Of

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Sun, 03/06/2011 - 16:45 | 1024143 Motorhead
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Paul Krugman, my hero.  NOT!

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 17:10 | 1024163 Michael
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The globalists like Krugman and Fareed Zakaria of CNN only promote turning the American people into overhead. This is one of the sinister tricks the globalists play on the American people.

We produce no wealth because we manufacture nothing of value.

Overhead (business)
In business, overhead, overhead cost or overhead expense refers to an ongoing expense of operating a business (also known as Operating Expenses - rent, gas/electricity, wages etc.). The term overhead is usually used to group expenses that are necessary to the continued functioning of the business, but cannot be immediately associated with the products/services being offered (e.g. do not directly generate profits). Closely related accounting concepts are fixed costs versus variable costs and indirect costs versus direct costs.

Overhead expenses are all costs on the income statement except for direct labor, direct materials & direct expenses. Overhead expenses include accounting fees, advertising, depreciation, insurance, interest, legal fees, rent, repairs, supplies, taxes, telephone bills, travel and utilities costs.

America is a nation of overhead proles.

We are all Overhead Now!

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 19:15 | 1024469 Spastica Rex
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The parasite is abandoning the host. Not a lot of blood left.

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 16:47 | 1024147 cossack55
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My head hurts.

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 17:05 | 1024192 kaiserhoff
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So many big words so poorly used, like talking to a cop.

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 17:31 | 1024263 Misean
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Yes, well, one does need, eventually, to move beyond "See spot run".

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 20:07 | 1024593 akak
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See Bernanke print.

Print Bernanke print!

See the dollar fall.

See Dick and Jane go poor.

Mon, 03/07/2011 - 08:58 | 1025640 BigJim
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LOL

Mon, 03/07/2011 - 10:31 | 1025876 Bolor
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Only native French speakers are capable of such long-winded sentences hehe

Mon, 03/07/2011 - 10:16 | 1025823 Thomas
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Unnecessarily obtuse (but I loved the use of the word "braying").

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 21:55 | 1024867 Ray1968
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My head hurts after reading that 185 word sentence also.

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 16:47 | 1024152 Rastadamus
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What can I say? Babylon is falling bitchez!

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 16:51 | 1024156 Cognitive Dissonance
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....but it will be the ordinary man and woman who will have occasion to rue a programme so replete with intellectual arrogance, power-worship, and a wilful blindness to its awful, unintended consequences that only a Krugman could approve of it."

So easy even a caveman Krugman can do it.

Just as the Ponzi name came to mean massive financial fraud and theft, so Krugman has come to mean fawning worship and deference to the financial and political masters of insanity.

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 17:12 | 1024212 Dr. Porkchop
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Buy gold.

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 18:04 | 1024336 AG BCN
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OK

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 17:14 | 1024217 dumpster
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This is a sentence.

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 17:29 | 1024256 Misean
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That's not a sentence, that's just typing.

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 18:03 | 1024334 dumpster
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put a couple gold stars on forehead . 

 

every thing you see on this ZH. is just typing

 

This is a sentence ,   Is a sentence  It is just 4 words

not 106.

You are  a dim bulb.   Is  a sentence. 

How many to screw in a dim bulb?   is a question.

 

the answer being one .

 

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 18:21 | 1024373 Backspin
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This sentence no verb.

This sentence has contains two verbs.

 

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 19:17 | 1024474 Spastica Rex
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This sentence is false.

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 20:14 | 1024622 akak
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You say you are lying, but if everything you say is a lie then you are telling the truth, but you cannot tell the truth because everything you say is a lie. You lie. You tell the truth. But you cannot for. Illogical! Illogical! Please explain.

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 21:54 | 1024866 Spastica Rex
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Landru?

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 21:56 | 1024872 akak
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Norman!

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 17:20 | 1024237 DoChenRollingBearing
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I liked Egon's piece better.  This was a hard read, and I did not get much out of it.

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 21:35 | 1024822 StychoKiller
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Someone likes to hear themselves talk, is the impression I'm left with.

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 17:20 | 1024240 dick cheneys ghost
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Niall ferguson....................Why the west in in decline...

http://nakedempire.wordpress.com/

 

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 17:28 | 1024254 Misean
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Another awesomely brilliant Corrigan piece.

BTW, where's that giant of copy-paste pseudo intellectuallism, Spalding? I'm certain he has a response. I'll just hold my breath over here, waiting.

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 17:43 | 1024261 gwar5
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Mopeds, Bitchez!

A word about Romer, Summers, and Orzag.....  All of them left in disgrace for their utterly failed policies. It chaps my ass they still get a platform to spout anything. The Keynesian multiplier doesn't work anymore with massive government debt. Tapped out.

Romer on a moped Bitchez!

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 17:48 | 1024302 Twindrives
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Aunt B on a moped would be a instant hood ornamate on someone's Dodge Ram.    

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 17:51 | 1024306 buzzsaw99
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That is the worst paragraph structure I have ever seen. It is unreadable.

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 18:12 | 1024348 Confuchius
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Wonderful writing for a high school "impress-the-teacher" effort.

 

Tough reading for ordinary folk. A thesaurus might assist the author next time.

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 18:16 | 1024356 dumpster
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A Krugman

 

If you  take a Krugman,

1) accompany Krugman.

2) drink a large beer.

3) shoot a new scene from a film

4) go to the bathroom

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 18:21 | 1024370 Lapri
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Fed is busy trashing Ron Paul. One of the idiot economist at St. Louis Fed called Ron Paul a "pinhead", and says he was hoping to generate thoughtful debate.

http://ex-skf.blogspot.com/2011/03/senior-fed-economist-calls-ron-paul.html

He follows Krugman, BTW.

 

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 18:26 | 1024382 disabledvet
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The "Bernank" is the tip of the iceberg now.  Power corrupts.  Absolute power corrupts absolutely.  Capital flees tyranny--if it flees the USA it need not do so by any "order of magnitude" to have an immediate and "shocking" effect.  Of course "capital tends to move by orders of magnitude" these days.

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 18:36 | 1024395 PulauHantu29
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The Bernank is the most visible portion of the Huge Beast within.

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 18:38 | 1024398 fragrantdingleberry
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How many words was that article TD?

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 21:39 | 1024827 StychoKiller
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If you can't dazzle them with brilliance, baffle them with bullsh!t!

Why use a word like 'confabulation', when 'meeting', or even 'pow-wow', conveys the same meaning?  Trying to be erudite/loquacious always gets in the way of clarity.

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 18:43 | 1024410 DeadFred
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It seems as if the ones who try to shape the economy are trying to kill the dollar, either through stupidity or or on purpose.  It also seems likely they may succeed.  After I filter through the "silver bitchez" comments I find quite a few smart people on this site who can think outside the box.  So what replaces the dollar?  Not the Euro or Yuan, and hopefully not World Bank "Wibbies" or the Marks of the beast.  I hope we don't foresee the Bladerunner existence some here envision.  We have enormous communication and computation abilities so can any of you start thinking about other possibilities.  Local currencies maybe?  I just don't want the dollar version 2.0 to be another manipulated fiat system designed to rob the common man to enrich a parasite class.  Take some time and think about it.

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 18:46 | 1024413 fragrantdingleberry
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silver bitchez!

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 18:49 | 1024419 DeadFred
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+1

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 20:18 | 1024637 akak
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Why assume that anything has to replace the dollar?

Before Bretton Woods, nobody talked about a worldwide "reserve currency", as none existed.  Before 1930, gold (and silver) were sufficient as reserves.  Why does the world's economy need the scam of a paper Ponzi currency to act as a reserve?

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 21:44 | 1024839 StychoKiller
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I foresee a plethora of local currencies, backed by real commodities, such as soybean crop(s), PMs, etc.  Local banks had better bone up on how to deal with Bills backed by Gold/Silver.

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 19:15 | 1024468 dumpster
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DeadFred  bitchez  lol

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 19:22 | 1024486 Spastica Rex
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Well, the United Federation of Planets doesn't use money at all -- for example.

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 21:35 | 1024824 CrockettAlmanac.com
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So Picard and Riker go riding around the galaxy just for kicks -- I can understand that. But what does that chubby blue barber who is stuck in his little shop below decks get out of the deal? And why did the people who serve synthahol in Ten Forward come along for the ride?

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 21:45 | 1024845 StychoKiller
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And why did the people who serve synthahol in Ten Forward come along for the ride?

They wanted to see the wonders of the galaxy on less than 3 Altairian dollars a day!  :>D

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 21:46 | 1024849 akak
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And why did the people who serve synthahol in Ten Forward come along for the ride?

To go where no oxygen-breating biped had gone before?

But on a different note, where did everyone on the Enterprise take a dump?  They seemed to have bathrooms, but no toilets.  Or did they just 'beam' it out of their colons with the transporter as the need arose?

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 23:32 | 1025155 CrockettAlmanac.com
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The writers on the original series had a joke about that. They said that starship bathrooms came equipped with phasers to "zap the Klingons." Blue prints of the original Enterprise included in the Star Trek Concordance (?) showed toilets in the living quarters.

Yes, I was an adolescent Trekkie, God help me.

Sun, 03/06/2011 - 23:37 | 1025167 akak
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Yes, I was an adolescent Trekkie, God help me.

My heart goes out to your formerly anguished parents!

I must admit that I watched all the reruns multiple times --- but I NEVER even thought about attending any of the conventions!  Speaking of which, if you have ever seen the Saturday Night Live parody of Star Trek conventions, it is a SCREAM!

Mon, 03/07/2011 - 09:04 | 1025647 BigJim
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Hmmm. When I examine your name I detect a theme :-)

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