Brewster Rockit by Tim Rickard for September 21, 2010

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    margueritem  about 12 years ago

    Not wise at all…

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    Coyoty Premium Member about 12 years ago

    And then there were the killer robots saved by “Cash to Clunkers”. It was a losing preposition.

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    zero  about 12 years ago

    Voters gotta watch who they hang their hats on

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    lewisbower  about 12 years ago

    “Cash for Clunkers” worked. Increased the book value of my bucket of bolts.

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    wicky  about 12 years ago

    Throw the democrat out!

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    WaitingMan  about 12 years ago

    No brain. Pretty smile. Sure looks like today’s Republican to me.

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    Digital Frog  about 12 years ago

    Maybe he should give up politics and start working on his bucket list…

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    Nelly55  about 12 years ago

    might be a “her”

    “wink”

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    puddleglum1066  about 12 years ago

    I wonder if Rickard is going to do a “Magnetar” gag… (for those who don’t know, “Magnetar” is the name of a collapsing neutron star that gives out a huge burst of magnetic energy as it dies, and also the name of an investment-banking firm that made tons of money by in effect constructing terrible investments and then betting they’d fail).

    If you’re unfamiliar with the “Mangetar” investment firm, it’s all explained (in the form of a Broadway show tune) here: http://www.npr.org/blogs/money/2010/04/americandream.html

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    alan.gurka  about 12 years ago

    A clear example of failed Buckynomics. Next he’ll bail out FannieMars and FreddieMars for financing igloos on Mars.

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    tcolkett  about 12 years ago

    Scarily accurate. Submachine: you need to realize that it was the conservative republican insistence on removing government regulation of the financial markets that caused the banks to get “too big to fail” and also insured that they would fail due to their unbridled greed.

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    Sherlock Watson  about 12 years ago

    The guy screaming “IIIIEEEE!” was actually trying to pronounce, in the time he had left, the name of the world-killing machine: “AIG!”

    PS: Bucket. Bailout. Cute pun.

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    comicsgeniusguy  about 12 years ago

    Blame George Lucas, enough said.

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    Ermine Notyours  about 12 years ago

    Then again, most of the people who used to live on that planet can’t vote against him.

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    sleepeeg3  about 12 years ago

    “IIIIEEEE!” = Ewoks, obviously.

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