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"It profits me but little that a vigilant authority always protects the tranquillity of my pleasures and constantly averts all dangers from my path, without my care or concern, if this same authority is the absolute master of my liberty and my life."
--Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America
Thursday, August 4, 2011
Just an update. The stock market ended up dropping 512 points, the biggest one day loss since 2008. Double dip anyone? The jobs numbers for July come out tomorrow. I'm glad I still have one.