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1 Million Reasons the Millionaire Bailout is a bad idea...
« on: December 16, 2010, 04:27:21 pm »
GO!

http://pol.moveon.org/millionairebailout/display.html

Edited link so it doesn't go in under my name. Lol.
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Re: 1 Million Reasons the Millionaire Bailout is a bad idea...
« Reply #1 on: December 17, 2010, 04:29:45 am »
My kid's teacher's son's famous for this, been touring the US and Canadian talk shows on it (CNN, for instance):

http://www.psychologicalscience.org/index.php/news/msnbc-rich-people-are-less-likely-to-feel-empathy.html

http://www.psychologicalscience.org/index.php/publications/observer/obsonline/rich-folks-bad-at-reading-emotions.html

http://goodmenproject.com/2010/12/13/study-of-the-day-rich-people-feel-less-empathy/

IOW:  They don't give a shit about US, why should we give a shit about them?  Also, shameless plug for my kid's teacher's son and his research!

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Re: 1 Million Reasons the Millionaire Bailout is a bad idea...
« Reply #2 on: December 17, 2010, 01:09:46 pm »
Makes perfect sense, really. They don't need to care, so why do it?
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