"A man always has two reasons for what he does --
a good one, and the real one."
J. P. Morgan
[John Pierpont Morgan] (1837-1913) American financier and banker
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 -- Anonymous      
An amazingly ironic analogy from the man who brought you the Fed and eternal financial slavery. And its true of every political policy.
 -- J Carlton, Calgary     
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    He may speak for himself, but not for all.
     -- Anonymous, Reston, VA, US     
    Good point Carlton - bring in the demolition squad. Why is it? is it because the power of the CIA/Corp/military machine, and as was said in yesterday's blog, they are made to watch the "grassy knoll"
     -- RBESRQ     
    This quote symbolizes the reason behind the choices we make for everyone. Not just the man who said it or the politicians who don't agree with it. :)
     -- Crystal, Pittsburgh     
    great political observation
     -- Mike, Norwalk     
    In politics, this is the rule.
     -- E Archer, NYC     
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    It must be possible somewhere, sometime that the good reason and the real reason have happened to be the same. I don't know of any with regard to politicians, but it must have happened just by shear chance.
     -- Ken, Allyn, WA     
     -- Anonymous      
    Who would know this fact better than anyone?
     -- Anon     
     -- jim k, Austin      
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