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To: Investor2 who wrote (72746)3/3/2012 10:04:59 AM
From: da_cheif™  Respond to of 117892
does it matter?.....till i see 80% bulls i let the army of worriers out there do all the worrying for me....

Today is the day you worried about yesterday......I let the professional worriers like david stockman do it for me. lol

Why David Stockman isn't buying it

By BERNARD CONDON AP Business Writer

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NEW YORK (AP) -- He was an architect of one of the biggest tax cuts in U.S. history. He spent much of his career after politics using borrowed money to take over companies. He targeted the riskiest ones that most investors shunned - car-parts makers, textile mills.

That is one image of David Stockman, the former White House budget director who, after resigning in protest over deficit spending, made a fortune in corporate buyouts.

But spend time with him and you discover this former wunderkind of the Reagan revolution is many other things now - an advocate for higher taxes, a critic of the work that made him rich and a scared investor who doesn't own a single stock for fear of another financial crisis.

Stockman suggests you'd be a fool to hold anything but cash now, and maybe a few bars of gold. He thinks the Federal Reserve's efforts to ease the pain from the collapse of our "national leveraged buyout" - his term for decades of reckless, debt-fueled spending by government, families and companies - is pumping stock and bond markets to dangerous heights.

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