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“There have been three great inventions since the beginning of time: The fire, the wheel and central banking.” -Will Rogers (American humorist and showman, 1879-1935)

Being a man of the times, I’m more partial to Bic lighters, bicycles and the Internet. Nevertheless, I can’t deny that central banking is good to those who run the show; three cheers for fractional reserve lending! Corruption and politics aside, I love the Fed because their Reserve Notes smell good, look pretty under UV, and are accepted in any Banana Republic or war zone.

Written by chucklesamadeus

January 12, 2009 at 10:50 pm

Posted in Quote Critique

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