The Happy Talk Express
The economy is a mess. The financial markets are in a panic. But these idiots think we mustn't say anything negative.
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Daniel Gross is the Moneybox columnist for Slate and the business columnist for Newsweek. You can e-mail him at email@example.com and follow him on Twitter. His latest book, Dumb Money: How Our Greatest Financial Minds Bankrupted the Nation, has just been published in paperback.
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