If you build a man a fire, he'll be warm for a day.
If you set a man on fire, he'll be warm for the rest of his life.
In the same way that New Jersey's anemic recovery under Christie has proven conservative principles to be inept and inapplicable in any scenario. Or, we could concede the fact that some issues extend beyond purely political terms.
The Western world needs to start investing money wisely. Wall Street firms that collected money will or have already paid back loans but any bail out to Detroit will do nothing more than kick this can down the road until they need to be bailed out again.