TARP, baby!

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Sept. 30 2008 8:21 PM

TARP, Baby!

Explaining Paulson's plan better than Paulson.

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Wednesday, August 13, 2008

Story #2--The Unraveling: In John Edwards' I-will-have-nothing-more-to-say statement, he declared:

With my family, I took responsibility for my actions in 2006 and today I take full responsibility publicly. But that misconduct took place for a short period in 2006. It ended then. [E.A.]

Shockingly, this statement may be roughly accurate (except maybe for the "short" part!). But it helps to place a Clintonian emphasis on the year, 2006. "It ended then." The trouble is it started up again a while later, according to the newly credible National Enquirer.

After Edwards confessed the affair to his wife, he restarted it, and was sexually involved with Rielle when she became pregnant

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Oh, you mean that misconduct. ... Hey, he didn't say he took responsibility for his actions in 2007. ... 12:43 P.M.

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Ruth Marcus isn't buying Story #2. ... 12:05 A.M.

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Tuesday, August 12, 2008

Katha Pollitt and Cal Thomas  aren't buying Story #2. ... They found each other through Friend Finder! ... 9:00 P.M.

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