[ RadSafe ] Obama announces loan guarantees for two nuclear reactors

Maury Siskel maurysis at peoplepc.com
Tue Feb 16 15:47:40 CST 2010

Shouldn't any two thousand page law accomodate all comers?  <g> I submit 
that a one pager would be very difficult to circumvent. Look at how hard 
it has been for Congress to blow away First Amendment free speech which 
starts "Congress shall make no law ...." Man! That's darn near a dry 
hole for loopholes, but we're still working at it ....
Doug Huffman wrote:

> On 2/16/2010 11:15, Maury Siskel wrote:
>> Hi Doug, various forms of competition and risk seem inherent while
>> others seem to me to be more contrived or artificial. Markets usually
>> cope well with the givens -- the contrived sorts require equally
>> artificial coping mechanisms which afford great opportunities for
>> threading loopholes and for providing loopholes in two thousand page
>> laws. Note how difficult and time consuming it has been to deal with a
>> four-page US Constitution. We "successfully" circumvent more and more of
>> the four pager, but it has not been speedy or easy. <g>
>> Best,
>> Maury&Dog [MaurySiskel maurysis at peoplepc.com]
>> ===================
>> Doug Aitken wrote:
>>> Can we add the coal lobby to the list of "hand in glove", please.....
>>> ;~)
>>> Doug
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>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From: radsafe-bounces at radlab.nl [mailto:radsafe-bounces at radlab.nl] On
>>> Behalf
>>> Of Maury Siskel
>>> Sent: Tuesday, February 16, 2010 1:50 PM
>>> To: Perle, Sandy
>>> Cc: 'Doug Huffman'; 'radsafe at radlab.nl'
>>> Subject: Re: [ RadSafe ] Obama announces loan guarantees for two 
>>> nuclear
>>> reactors
>>> The Administration continues to append rainbow-like conditions; e.g.,
>>> "Any new nuclear facilities, he promised, will be held to the highest
>>> and strictest
>> -------snipped-----------
> The law abides only the law abiding.  And that's from my 2A work among 
> the heathens!  Y'all professionals should know better.

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