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Usrename Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Dec-07-08 08:15 PM
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15. I'm sure a lot of folks in the old Soviet Union said the same thing...
...during their collapse.

Once a superpower, always a superpower. (At least until the soup lines get real long.)
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  -Coming soon to U.S., 1 million jobs lost every month: Report Amerigo Vespucci  Dec-07-08 07:11 PM   #0 
  - Boo! I pedict this is not the case and that in the last half of  theophilus   Dec-07-08 07:16 PM   #1 
  - Excuse me, but you've got a call on line 1.  jaybeat   Dec-07-08 07:20 PM   #3 
  - Damn, that was an awesome reply.  Zhade   Dec-07-08 07:25 PM   #5 
  - Ah, shucks. Thanks! (nt)  jaybeat   Dec-07-08 08:04 PM   #12 
  - I have to agree with you  MadMaddie   Dec-07-08 07:50 PM   #11 
  - Very well put  hawkowl88   Dec-08-08 12:22 AM   #32 
  - The "experts" also said $2 gas would never return...about 90 days ago  Catch22Dem   Dec-08-08 06:49 AM   #35 
     - What? The earth isn't flat? Pffff, tell that to the people in Australia...  Zevon fan   Dec-08-08 01:59 PM   #39 
  - I'm sure a lot of folks in the old Soviet Union said the same thing...  Usrename   Dec-07-08 08:15 PM   #15 
  - Here is a major difference between the Soviet Union collapse and the USA.  dixiegrrrrl   Dec-07-08 09:59 PM   #22 
  - This is gonna get worse before it gets better.  Hissyspit   Dec-07-08 09:12 PM   #17 
  - Is that kind of like - "The fundamentals are strong"?  geckosfeet   Dec-07-08 10:02 PM   #23 
  - If this comes will we feed everyone?  Stuart G   Dec-07-08 07:16 PM   #2 
  - ...  Zhade   Dec-07-08 07:26 PM   #6 
  - Victory gardens. nt  tblue37   Dec-07-08 08:10 PM   #14 
  - U. N.  AlphaCentauri   Dec-07-08 11:37 PM   #28 
  - Oh, are the new jobless numbers suddenly going to be honest?  gratuitous   Dec-07-08 07:22 PM   #4 
  - That was my initial thought....  OhioChick   Dec-07-08 07:27 PM   #7 
  - my thoughts as well... the frightening truth will be told to us on or after 1/20  Azlady   Dec-07-08 11:51 PM   #31 
  - If Bush waited until last week to admit we're in a recession...  Amerigo Vespucci   Dec-07-08 07:33 PM   #9 
  - I have heard rumors that many businesses are waiting until after Xmas.  roamer65   Dec-07-08 07:27 PM   #8 
  - makes sense..  stillcool47   Dec-07-08 07:35 PM   #10 
  - Unless they close their books in early '09, that's not the case  kysrsoze   Dec-07-08 11:16 PM   #27 
  - I'm ahead of the game!  tomhayes   Dec-07-08 08:05 PM   #13 
  - Hang in there.  Maat   Dec-07-08 08:41 PM   #16 
  - I'm right on your heels!  Lorien   Dec-07-08 10:30 PM   #25 
  - When health care jobs start to go, that will be the real signal  FarCenter   Dec-07-08 09:28 PM   #18 
  - I may be wrong.....  llmart   Dec-07-08 09:54 PM   #21 
  - In Detroit, it could be, but nationally health care employment went up  FarCenter   Dec-07-08 10:05 PM   #24 
  - Ultimately  laptoprepairguy   Dec-07-08 11:38 PM   #29 
  - And considering the number of guns this nation has,  MikeNearMcChord   Dec-07-08 09:51 PM   #19 
  - So bad my nephew joined the Army!  sce56   Dec-07-08 09:52 PM   #20 
  - the recession solves the recruitment problem....  Hannah Bell   Dec-08-08 12:58 PM   #38 
  - sad that these kids can't afford a College education are  alyce douglas   Dec-08-08 02:09 PM   #41 
  - Four comments  Lithos   Dec-07-08 11:10 PM   #26 
  - Too add  Lithos   Dec-07-08 11:48 PM   #30 
  - some sanity in this mass hysteria  percussivemadness   Dec-08-08 10:51 AM   #36 
  - Amen to ALL of this.  closeupready   Dec-08-08 06:04 AM   #34 
  - Hwll, its way over 10% now. Creative counting keeps the numbers in the non-alarming zone  TheKentuckian   Dec-08-08 02:09 AM   #33 
  - Had we not lost 530,000 last month, I would have said  Hydra   Dec-08-08 12:36 PM   #37 
  - job losses are spiraling out of control.  alyce douglas   Dec-08-08 02:05 PM   #40 

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