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Capitalism’s acid test

Published: Monday 2008-09-29.

It looks as if the primary religion of the United States, capitalism, is going through a real acid test. Panic is spreading on Wall Street while yet another financial bigshot is starting to see that what they are doing isn’t economically sound. We live in interesting times.

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"Stålbad"? Et svensk uttrykk, skjønner jeg, men hva kommer det av og hva legger man i det? *nysgjerrig*

  • Datum: 2008-09-30 08.49.24 CEST
  • Namn: Peter Krefting
  • Sänt från: 146.59.57.**

Tydligen ett bad med järnsalter, numera i överförd betydelse. http://g3.spraakdata.gu.se/saob/show.phtml?filenr=2/33/73818.html#ST%C5LBAD

Aha! Godt uttrykk, sjøl om det kanskje er en mild beskrivelse av hva kapitalismen gjennomgår nå ;p

  • Datum: 2008-09-30 18.03.40 CEST
  • Namn: Storebror
  • Sänt från: 82.99.33.***

Det intressanta är att Sveriges finansminister säger att detta är resultat av "rå girighet". Nu väntar jag bara på att han skall uttala sig om att man måste reglera marknadens spelregler.....

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