Who directly “owns” the Federal Reserve Bank? Is the institition another department of the executive branch? Outside the Governors and Directors, do the other employees’ paychecks come directly from the Treasury?
I watched my head rolling on the floor. It landed face up and a big tear came out of one eye. --Shirley MacLaine
After all, what is your hosts’ purpose in having a party? Surely not for you to enjoy yourself; if that were their sole purpose, they’d have simply sent champagne and women over to your place by taxi. – P. J. O’Rourke