Now, traffic has dwindled to one or two posts a week. So, in consultation with list host Jordan Hayes - without whom none of this would have been possible - we’ve decided to pull the plug. The archives will remain up at
I recall Carrol Cox, one of the larger personalities on the list during its heyday, quoting Marx’s last words as “Struggle.” Google says they actually were, shouted at his housekeeper from his deathbed, when asked if he had any last words: “Go on, get out! Last words are for fools who haven't said enough!” lbo-talk has said enough.
lbo-talk, born May 1, 1998, euthanized February 21, 2020