The Continuing Story of Stimulus Bill

And yet, why such shock from many industry observers at the current state of the financial markets? Like a juiced-up baseball player, the markets kept growing beyond their natural ability over recent years, pumped full of artificial stimulants, and, like some athletes whose bulked-up bodies become more than their bone and sinew could sustain, sooner or later the markets were bound to crash.

Like baseball before the ban of steroids and human growth hormone, the markets could have benefited from ti

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