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Our Government-Created Financial Crisis

Corbett_ Wrote: Dec 12, 2012 11:08 AM
Whitebeard, Most people aren't vets, which is why they can still be enamored with war. As for the danger of Islam, you must understand the difference between a formal call in their religion for world domination and an actual intention to do so. We Christians have a similar call to spread the Gospel (albeit by peaceful means) throughout the world. But very few Christians actually do anything about it. The same applies to Islam. Furthermore, even if they had an intention to conquer the world, they do not have the capability. And once we exploit our own natural resources, they will go back to riding camels within a decade.

Suppose you saw a building on fire. Would you seek counsel from the arsonist who set it ablaze for advice on how to put it out? You say, "Williams, you'd have to be a lunatic to do that!" But that's precisely what we've done: turned to the people who created our fiscal crisis to fix it. I have never read a better account of our doing just that than in John A. Allison's new book, "The Financial Crisis and the Free Market Cure."

Allison is the former CEO of Branch Banking and Trust, the nation's 10th largest bank. He assembles...