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A Possible Return Of Survival Of The Fittest

Maybe the administration was actually up to something clever with the cash for clunkers program. Figuring US auto companies wouldn't thin the dealer herd enough, could it be the program was really a test to see who reads the fine print and who doesn't? Some overexcited dealers who thought being reimbursed by the federal government in a "timely manner" meant getting their cash in a matter of days are currently going bank-to-bank trying to find loans to complete transactions. With the overabundance of banks looking to throw money at auto dealers, there may be hope yet for capitalism in this country.