nos-trum. pronunciation: \nos'-trum\. noun. Etymology: Latin, neuter of noster our, ours.
1. a medicine of secret composition recommended by its preparer but usually without scientific proof of its effectiveness.
2. a usually questionable remedy or scheme.
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Thursday, April 15, 2010

UPDATE #2 on Poison Pill #4: Congress Cancels CEO Tongue-Lashing

The hearing scheduled by Democrat Henry Waxman to castigate CEO's for writing down their losses under ObamaCare was quietly cancelled.

The word is, he figured out that the law requiring business to immediately report the losses they sustained under the HC law (which eliminated their tax deduction for providing retiree drug coverage) was one he supported.

Put this one in the "Congressional Competency--No" column.


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