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Demeter Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-30-07 11:19 AM
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4. If We Were Dealing With Reality, by Taxing the Rich and Corporations
can you say "windfall profits tax"? How about progressive taxation?

I didn't think so.
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  -U.S. Fed pumps $10 billion into financial system TexasLawyer  Aug-30-07 11:11 AM   #0 
  - Hell, that's about the price of the war in Iraq n/t  angstlessk   Aug-30-07 11:12 AM   #1 
  - Nope that "Puppy" is at 448 BILLION $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$  saigon68   Aug-30-07 11:15 AM   #2 
     - I was referring to the amount of time that money was spent...  angstlessk   Aug-30-07 11:20 AM   #6 
        - Yes you are correct  saigon68   Aug-30-07 12:29 PM   #15 
  - How does the Fed pump it back out? Seriously.  I_Will   Aug-30-07 11:16 AM   #3 
  - If We Were Dealing With Reality, by Taxing the Rich and Corporations  Demeter   Aug-30-07 11:19 AM   #4 
  - the super weathy take care of the 'pumping it back out'.  olddad56   Aug-30-07 12:13 PM   #13 
  - It comes out in the form of inflation  Joe Bacon   Aug-30-07 12:14 PM   #14 
  - Quietly, the FED has accepted worthless paper instead of collateral  donkeyotay   Aug-30-07 01:18 PM   #16 
  - First of all the Fed i.e. the Federal Reserve Bank is not a part of the government,  Larry Ogg   Aug-30-07 01:27 PM   #18 
  - very true. and if you go to the Fed's official website, they will lie about that.  olddad56   Aug-30-07 03:00 PM   #21 
  - Been wanting to watch these two . . .  HughBeaumont   Aug-31-07 06:28 AM   #26 
  - They buy US Treasury Bond's  Sgent   Aug-31-07 06:19 PM   #33 
  - 300 points for $10 billion/ NOT a Bargain  Demeter   Aug-30-07 11:20 AM   #5 
  - Just keep printing that money  Highway61   Aug-30-07 11:27 AM   #7 
  - Hmmmm  LeFleur1   Aug-30-07 11:29 AM   #8 
  - and invest in wheelbarrows  kineneb   Aug-30-07 12:09 PM   #12 
     - A Billion Marks to buy a loaf of bread.  formercia   Aug-31-07 05:58 AM   #25 
  - Cant have the rich folks  Magleetis   Aug-30-07 11:38 AM   #9 
  - Too late  Magleetis   Aug-31-07 08:07 AM   #28 
  - on top of the $30 Billion shoveled into the system not long ago  zbdent   Aug-30-07 11:52 AM   #10 
  - Don't you love how the "market" self corrects? It's so magical. It's so amazing. The "market"  poverlay   Aug-30-07 12:03 PM   #11 
  - They've pumped quite a bit of mullah in there  Jim4Wes   Aug-30-07 01:27 PM   #17 
  - AGAIN!!  rodeodance   Aug-30-07 01:29 PM   #19 
  - Jeebus. You'd think we'd hear this from our own "News" Media.  dbt   Aug-30-07 01:47 PM   #20 
  - Save the top 1%!!!!!!  JNelson6563   Aug-30-07 03:04 PM   #22 
  - Just over 10 billion expired  slipslidingaway   Aug-30-07 10:43 PM   #23 
  - lloks like they're running out of T-bills, most of it shows as "mortgage backed" the last  AZDemDist6   Aug-31-07 01:40 AM   #24 
     - Yes, except today was 4.5 in Treasury and .5 mortgage backed  slipslidingaway   Aug-31-07 10:19 AM   #30 
  - Don't you just love it when the "free market" gets its free bailout.  fasttense   Aug-31-07 07:44 AM   #27 
  - So we keep pumping fiat dollars in to the market, for what?  Javaman   Aug-31-07 09:02 AM   #29 
  - I want to print my own money too. It would be so nice n/t  conspirator   Aug-31-07 01:29 PM   #31 
  - hey - can ya pass a bill my way?  stressfulreality   Aug-31-07 03:40 PM   #32 

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