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Miller’s Crossing

by | 1st, September 2004

‘NO-ONE knows more about the benefits of capitalism than Lord Black’s friends in the Republican Party.

‘What time does Bloomingdale’s open?’

After all, George Bush, Dick Cheney, John Ashcroft et al have increased their already huge private fortunes by bankrupting America with their absurd tax cuts for the uber-rich.

And if they lie and cheat their way to victory in the US Presidential election again, we can expect that after four more years their bank balances will be still bigger.

And if they do, they will have people like Zell Miller, Democratic senator for Georgia, to thank.

The Guardian reports that Zigzag Zell, as he is known, will today become the first person to deliver a keynote address at two national conventions, each time for a different party.

Twelve years ago, he delivered a speech backing Bill Clinton. Only three years ago, he described John Kerry as “one of this nation’s authentic heroes,

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