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August 21, 2012

The Gas Tank Of Damocles

The economy is in exactly the same shape as my wife's gas tank
-- filled with fuel which only makes it sag on its rusty underpinnings further, making it more difficult to fix, and dangerous to be underneath, but you must bang around under there anyway because there's no other choice. Nervous Nellies endlessly warn me that if it was all released at once, it would explode, but that eventuality is remote compared to going hungry because we can't drive to the supermarket until it's fixed. -- Sippican Cottage:

Posted by gerardvanderleun at August 21, 2012 3:23 PM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.

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