October 2, 2011

Koch Industries "really kind of baffled I had ethics"

"Beautiful, beautiful." — Fake David Koch to Scott Walker
A Koch Industries joint venture pleaded guilty to a felony charge of conspiracy to restrain trade and paid a $28.5 million fine.
Wait a cotton pickin' minute, I thought conspiracies to restrain trade were exactly what conservative Republicans, the "Tea Party" wing-nuts, and their Koch Industries benefactors are always complaining about.

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Anonymous said...

You're god damn right. - FDK

gnarlytrombone said...

Lolbertarian response: government enabled the conspiracy, and stood in the way of markets making a correction.

John Foust said...

$28M fine? That tells us nothing about their net profit on the deals.