Flood O bits.

Adam L. Beberg beberg@mithral.com
Thu, 10 Jan 2002 21:25:37 -0800 (PST)


On Thu, 10 Jan 2002 ThosStew@aol.com wrote:

>
> << Oy, what a busy news day on the newswire, Agentina (still) in a death
> spiral, Israel, India, and China all in a mess.... and of course...
>  >>
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> they're rioting in Africa
>
> they're starving in Spain
>
> plus ca change, plus it gets, slowly and with bumps backward, better.
>
> having been through a number of these (the 1970s ennui as vietnam fucked the
> economy and we left Bretton woods, various recessions accurately or in-
> associated with Reagan and Bush, watching Perot/Peronism, &c &c, I'm (to my
> surprise) with Bone here: guys, don't confuse a downturn with a structural
> fault in capitalism.

Huh? I'm just shocked as hell the American media is even covering news
outside the lower 48! I have to goto the BBC for world news most of the
time. Africa, what's that? The Enron stuff is just sad.

- Adam L. "Duncan" Beberg
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