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polticalpout Donating Member (269 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jun-11-08 02:55 PM
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16. Are they going to tear it down? Why shoud I care what mega rich corporation owns it? /nm
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  -CHRYSLER BUILDING ON THE BLOCK, SOVEREIGN ARAB FUND TO PAY $800M sweet baby jesus  Jun-11-08 09:51 AM   #0 
  - sold to the highest bidder.  alyce douglas   Jun-11-08 09:52 AM   #1 
  - Sure is. n/t  OhioChick   Jun-11-08 11:06 AM   #8 
  - Jeez, I hope they don't paint the exterior all funny colors  slackmaster   Jun-11-08 09:53 AM   #2 
  - nice...  sweet baby jesus   Jun-11-08 09:59 AM   #3 
  - "A capitalist is someone who will sell you the rope to hang him with"  navarth   Jun-11-08 10:07 AM   #4 
  - ...  eowyn_of_rohan   Jun-11-08 10:08 AM   #5 
  - Say it ain't so Joe!  asjr   Jun-11-08 10:09 AM   #6 
  - Nothing like an in the tank dollar  chinadoll815   Jun-11-08 11:03 AM   #7 
  - I really don't see the big deal here. It's not like they're  pokercat999   Jun-11-08 11:25 AM   #9 
  - It's just a national architectural treasure, after all.  kgfnally   Jun-11-08 01:48 PM   #12 
  - Why? Please give me a good reason why it is a "big deal".  pokercat999   Jun-11-08 02:50 PM   #14 
  - I already did  kgfnally   Jun-11-08 09:11 PM   #22 
     - The pieces of property you use for an example are  pokercat999   Jun-12-08 03:34 PM   #29 
  - Are they going to tear it down? Why shoud I care what mega rich corporation owns it? /nm  polticalpout   Jun-11-08 02:55 PM   #16 
     - Kinda makes you wonder would anyone be objecting if  pokercat999   Jun-11-08 04:28 PM   #17 
        - It does appear that way, doesn't it.  The Stranger   Jun-11-08 06:17 PM   #19 
           - I'd like to bring up the fact that race doesn't factor into my opposition at all  kgfnally   Jun-11-08 09:14 PM   #23 
              - Please explain why you take offense, if you can.  pokercat999   Jun-12-08 05:48 AM   #25 
                 - Stop putting words in my mouth. I never mentioned owning property in general,  kgfnally   Jun-12-08 09:59 AM   #27 
  - From an emotional point of view....  tpsbmam   Jun-11-08 07:01 PM   #21 
     - To this fellow New Yorker  leftynyc   Jun-12-08 06:51 AM   #26 
  - Maybe the Abu Dhabi Investment Council should ask  ben_meyers   Jun-11-08 11:31 AM   #10 
  - Well, i'll tell you what it does mean:  ret5hd   Jun-11-08 01:16 PM   #11 
     - Guess you're right the next time I go to buy a $800m  pokercat999   Jun-11-08 02:53 PM   #15 
     - Well, seeing as you think inflation only affects $800M buildings...  ret5hd   Jun-11-08 05:26 PM   #18 
     - The Fed can raise interest rates as money returns to counter inflation  polticalpout   Jun-11-08 06:35 PM   #20 
  - When will they start buying entire states? nt  and-justice-for-all   Jun-11-08 02:07 PM   #13 
  - Sovereign fund? That's SOCIALISM!  DBoon   Jun-11-08 10:18 PM   #24 
  - I hope they don't have anything destructive in mind.  Blaq Dem   Jun-12-08 10:53 AM   #28 
     - Why buy it if you're going to blow it up?  Indenturedebtor   Jun-12-08 04:28 PM   #30 

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