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Friday editorials: Credit card crisis; Christmas wars

Post by Patrick O'Callahan on Oct. 30, 2008 at 6:05 pm |
October 30, 2008 6:05 pm

Here comes the credit card crisis. It’s hard to blame lenders for pulling back, what with Americans’ credit card debt topping the Wall Street bailout in sheer size. But regulators and lawmakers need to make sure that creditworthy consumers are held harmless.

The Christmas wars have begun again with a tussle over a creche and an atheist manifesto planned for the state Capitol. Can’t we all just get along?

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