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Corporate RegiftingBy now you've hopefully realized that all of these bailouts and stimuli being injected into the American economy as though our Treasury Secretary was Barry Bonds are composed of taxpayer money. It's a warm, fuzzy feeling knowing the government is giving your money to help out those who didn't know how to properly handle it in the first place; warm and fuzzy just like a rat in a microwave.Corporate Regifting by triptychr
As taxpayers, we don't seem to have any real control over who Congress gives our money to, but at least all these corporate institutions are figuring out what's going on, right? I mean sure, there have already been a couple corporations who've held one hand out to Congress for money while the other hand was getting manicured in Aspen, but they must have learned by now they should be more conservative with their bailouts and not so... so... crunk rapper-ish with their fiscal salvation. Right?
Well, I'm writing a column, so that can't be a good sign.
And, of course, they haven't. Ac