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TARP: Even the lie within the lie within the lie is a lie

(TARP is the the only bailout*, (and a good deal for the taxpayers, (and the endlessly repeated talking point, they paid it all back))). Taking the lies in order:

1. TARP, at $700 billion is a tiny figleaf compared to the $26 trillion bailout total;

2. TARP was a rotten deal for the taxpayers. The banksters really needed the money, yet were given the easiest of terms;

and now we discover:

3. They didn't pay back the money! (I guess Treasury was wrong.)

NOTE * Even AP headline repeats this lie: "Taxpayers still owed $132.9B from bailout: report"

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