Comment: If you are brokering a basking convention... den of vipers.

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If you are brokering a basking convention... den of vipers.

T'whether "banking a brokered convention" or "brokering a banking convention" ... you are facing a "den of vipers."

"You are a den of vipers.... " - President Andrew Jackson, speech to American Bankers Association.

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