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"Merkel has stepped up her calls for regulation as part of what she called “a battle of the politicians against the markets.”" (From a Bloomberg article on the German naked-short ban.)

“...a battle of the politicians against the markets”? What a great idea! It's about time! Put Freddie and Fannie on one side and the "bond market vigilantes" on the other, and I know where I'll be placing my bets.

Let the battle begin!

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