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February 22, 2006

Cue The Evil Theme Music

John Derbyshire at The Corner, on the ports issue:

[...] I find myself quietly wondering why, in this huge entrepreneurial nation of ours, there isn't a home-grown firm capable of putting in a strong bid for the work. Perhaps administering ports is another one of those jobs Americans won't do...

And John Podhoretz has the answer:

You ask why an American company can't run the ports, John. Ah, but there is one. And only one. And it's called Halliburton...

Posted on February 22, 2006 09:28 AM

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