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Tue Jul 22, 2014, 03:06 PM

I think I'm in love with Janet Yellen -

According to a recent article in the New Yorker, she and her husband were always worried about losing their jobs at Berkley, so they timed their sabbaticals in government service accordingly.

http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2014/07/21/the-hand-on-the-lever

The Hand on the Lever, Nicholas Lemann, New yorker 07/21/2014

Let me repeat that - we now have a head of the Federal Reserve who worried most of her life about being out of work. She understands! She's one of us.

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hedgehog Jul 2014 OP
msongs Jul 2014 #1
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hedgehog Jul 2014 #3
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hedgehog Jul 2014 #5
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Response to hedgehog (Original post)

Tue Jul 22, 2014, 03:09 PM

1. if you are CEO of a billion dollar corporation she will love you right back nt

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Response to hedgehog (Original post)

Tue Jul 22, 2014, 03:17 PM

2. former fed chair paul volcker drove a beat-up jalopy while driving rates sky high

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Response to unblock (Reply #2)

Tue Jul 22, 2014, 03:18 PM

3. There's a difference between being plain cheap and worrying about being

out of work.

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Response to hedgehog (Reply #3)

Tue Jul 22, 2014, 03:46 PM

4. true -- but i'll judge her by her actions in office.

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Response to unblock (Reply #4)

Tue Jul 22, 2014, 04:27 PM

5. That's a proper reaction.

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Response to hedgehog (Original post)

Wed Jul 23, 2014, 07:38 AM

6. So far, she's done a solid job

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