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I'm puzzled, I posted a critique of Milton Friedman and

by Ziks511 / January 17, 2006 1:27 PM PST

English 19th Century economics and the exploitation of their empire and contrasted it with the success of US economic development during the same period. It seems to have disappeared without trace, or I'm blind (I'd be willing to lay bets on the latter). Can anyone help?

Rob

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Response
by JP Bill / January 17, 2006 1:40 PM PST
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Thanks JP, but those aren't the ones. I think it was a week
by Ziks511 / January 18, 2006 2:55 AM PST
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ago. And since Kidpeat is always accusing me of liking the English better than the US it included a final reference to him, because the post was highly critical of 19th Century English Economics (the kind Miltom Friedman likes so much) as well as a reference to the minimum height for recruits to the British Army being reduced because of endemic malnutrition due to the very same economics Mr Friedman likes so much.

Thanks very much JP.

Rob

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(NT) (NT) was that the post where you "oopsed" using 'bold'?
by jonah jones / January 18, 2006 3:08 AM PST
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Nope, Paul Weller dug it out for me. I keep copies of some
by Ziks511 / January 19, 2006 7:12 AM PST

posts and that was one I particularly liked. But thanks Jonah.

Rob

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(NT) (NT) Thanks Paul, much appreciated. - Rob
by Ziks511 / January 19, 2006 7:10 AM PST
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(NT) (NT) You're very much welcome Rob.
by Paul Weller / January 19, 2006 2:06 PM PST
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(NT) (NT) Anytime bro.
by Bi0-Hazard / January 19, 2006 3:03 PM PST

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