you'll never guess who made a 'profit'

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    Treasury sells big chunk of AIG stock at a profit

    The U.S. government cut its stake in American International Group Inc to 19 percent on Monday, making a profit of $12.4 billion on the insurer's crisis-era bailout and bringing the unpopular rescue closer to its end.

    Treasury sells big chunk of AIG stock at a profit | Reuters
     
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    how's that GM stick deal working out so far?
     
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    I always thought the government was not allowed to profit in this manner?
     
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    So you're saying you agree with Ryan's vote?
     
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    did I say that? Did I express an opinion one way or the other?
     
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    Yes your did, in a snide,underhanded sort of way.
     
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    I have no idea who is running the show for the AIG bailout. In a pure sense I am sure it is nothing the government is suppose to get involved with in the first place but that is where leadership comes into play.
     
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    please... link to the post where I said it.
     
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