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February 15, 2009

Hey Everybody, I have an Idea. Since Geitner Did Such a Great Job Fixing The Financial Crisis Let's Put Him In Charge Of Fixing The Auto Industry. (chad)

Mr. Obama is designating the Treasury secretary, Timothy F. Geithner, and the chairman of the National Economic Council, Lawrence H. Summers, to oversee a presidential panel on the auto industry. Mr. Geithner will also supervise the $17.4 billion in loan agreements already in place with G.M. and Chrysler, said the official, who insisted on anonymity.

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Correct me if I am wrong, but between November 5th and January 20th weren't we constantly bombarded by the media about how Obama had his crack team of economic experts were working on America's economic problems and they would have a plan ready to go on day 1.

If that's the case why do all these plans feel like they were anally extracted on the spur of the moment. I have visions of President Obama wiping his ass and then reading the portents and signs like some Greek oracle after slaughtering a lamb, and it's not filling me with confidence.

(Last post on this open blog period I promise)


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