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Capitalism didn’t save the miners

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The WSJ published a ridiculous article yesterday that claims Capitalism saved the Chilean miners, and opens with a boldface lie when writer Daniel Henninger proclaims, “It needs to be said.” Does it, Daniel? Does it really? Henninger believes the rescue of the miners is a smashing success for free market Capitalism because without that nifty [...]

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Regulation heroes

A beautiful contrast (via Matt Yglesias) Time cover circa 1999 Time cover for May 24, 2010 I’d say the mood of the country has significantly shifted, wouldn’t you agree? There should be a caption under this new photo that reads, “No, it’s fine. We’ll clean up your shit.” The ladies featured on this new cover [...]

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