I also find it quite amusing that the bailout crowd harping on about how great a top down stimulus is are indeed the same people railing against trickle down economics. Its quite amusing.
"A claim for equality of material position can be met only by a government with totalitarian powers." -
Friedrich August von Hayek
"If one rejects laissez faire on account of mans fallibility and moral weakness, one must for the same reason also reject every kind of government action." -Ludwig Von Mises
"To model our political system upon speculations of lasting tranquility, is to calculate on the weaker springs of the human character." - Alexander Hamilton