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Subject: Re: Obama kills the Twinkie Date: 11/15/2012 4:21 PM
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over funded and under preforming.
I am endlessly stunned at the inability of people to understand uncertainty principles and supply-side economic theory.

With regard to Interstate Highways, they have a strong tendency to create their own demand. The bigger the highway, the more it is used, the greater the backup, the bigger the highway...
Self-perpetuating feedback loop, variously referred to as "vicious circle", "virtuous circle" and "death spiral" depending on perceived outcome.

Y'all really should read The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York for a better understanding.
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