Wall Street Loses, Google Gains in Government

Ugh. That giant sucking sound again, this time as millions of us hear our retirement savings swirl down the drain.

Despite the bailout blow-out, my mind has kept wandering all day to a Washington Post story about Google's new office, of all things. Finally, Bob Gourley, former chief technology officer at the Defense Intelligence Agency, helped me understand why.

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