"The central argument in favor of the stimulus among its proponents is not over the merits of the particular legislation, but simply that we have to do something to revive the economy and that the crisis requires action. Psychologically, this reminds me of the man who is impatiently waiting for the elevator, and who continuously presses the already-lit elevator button even though he knows it won't make the elevator come any faster. "
-- Philip Klein
6.9 magnitude earthquake 50 miles west of Eureka in Humboldt California - A 6.9 magnitude earthquake has struck 50 miles of Eureka in Humboldt California. This is well north of San Francisco and the quake was centered in the Pa...
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