DoubleQuotes

July 16, 2007

Chump change for OBL

Filed under: Uncategorized — hipbone @ 12:40 am

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Even when we double up, Bin Laden is worth just $50 million to the US government, the Mission of Iraq to the UN is worth whatever it’s already worth as Manhattan real estate plus $40 million in renovations — and Khalilzad Zalmay, who should know as one time US ambassador to Afghanistan and now our man in Iraq, considers $40 million small change.

Go figure — in the tens of millions.

Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus began what would become the Grameen Bank with a loan of $27 to a group of women in a village in Bangladesh.

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