>Historical revisionism in the servise of shoring up an indefensible
>position becomes no one. Standard Oil had a stranglehold on the
>vast preponderence of the oil supply and would undersell (below
>their own cost - it's called 'dumping') "upstart" competitors out of
>business in any region where they cropped up, at which point they
>would jack their prices back up to usurious levels. They were tailor-
>made for government dissolution in the interests of the citizenry.
Go read some real history, Joe. Call it "historical revisionism" if you will, but the myths propagated by the so-called Progressives have long since been exploded.