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PecosPete.38 Wrote: May 06, 2012 11:24 AM
ARPIEM: What's this about The Joker taking illegal Russian campaign donations? Last election or this one? No wonder Pravda wrote that the U.S. has gone Commie. No wonder he colludes off mike w/ Medvedev. He loves his donors and causes petty payback for Repub. donors...i.e. Gibson Guitar Raid. What a phony bizarre arrogant duplicitous cardboard cutout cartoon character he is.

“The best,” Milton Friedman liked to remind us, “is often the enemy of the good.”

Last week I expected one of my readers to cite the great economist against me. On Wednesday I had offered six (count ’em: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6) reasons why conservatives might cheer a Mitt Romney defeat next November. Readers of my Common Sense squib objected.

On Thursday I offered for their consideration former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson, whose Republican bid was squelched by media and GOP insiders, and is now...