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“Capitalism and communism stand at opposite poles. Their essential difference is this: The communist, seeing the rich man and his fine home, says: 'No man should have so much.' The capitalist, seeing the same thing, says: 'All men should have as much.'”     Phelps Adams

October 9, 2009

Quote Of The Day #2

by Brad Warbiany

Okay, Doug’s already done one quote about the Obama Nobel, but I just can’t resist this:

There’s a line in the movie Dangerous Liaisons to the effect that one does not applaud the tenor for clearing his throat.

I was reminded of it when I heard about President Barack Obama’s Nobel Peace Prize.

Just about says it all…

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  1. No JOKE! I was thinking of this movie the other day and how many parallels I could draw from it. Get out of my head!

    Comment by Red — October 10, 2009 @ 4:18 am

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