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Subject:  Re: Buying stocks and Patriotism Date:  9/19/2001  4:07 PM
Author:  asfarley Number:  790 of 3923

<the law of unintended consequences>

It's an old cliche resurrected for many good reasons in the last week. It basically says that, when you take action to accomplish one goal, you may inadvertently trigger a host of unanticipated reactions.

Alan
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