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liberal N proud Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-10-08 01:29 PM
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28. Boycott Alabama - Well I just might have to do that
There was a football game in Florence this weekend that I guess I will just stay home and watch on TV.

That is a hotel room, football tickets, 3 or 4 meals and god only knows how much beer that will not get consumed from Alabama's economy.
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  -GM retiree launches anti-Shelby Web site Truth Teller  Dec-10-08 10:24 AM   #0 
  - I like it  kingofalldems   Dec-10-08 10:29 AM   #1 
  - Alabama gets $9265 per capita from the federal government. The return on their tax  sinkingfeeling   Dec-10-08 10:39 AM   #6 
     - not to mention his state also has that high-tech Mercedes plant...  Blue_Tires   Dec-10-08 11:15 AM   #11 
     - I wonder if the big $$$ go to the Army Base in Huntsburg where they do missile development.  TheBorealAvenger   Dec-10-08 12:47 PM   #21 
     - Yeah, cut the Space and Rocket Center out.  sarah FAILIN   Dec-10-08 01:06 PM   #24 
     - After all Space is just empty space  ashling   Dec-10-08 03:51 PM   #48 
     - After all Space is just empty space  ashling   Dec-10-08 03:51 PM   #49 
     - Isn't Levin the chair of the Senate Armed Services Committee  Strawman   Dec-10-08 03:03 PM   #42 
        - Good catch  TheBorealAvenger   Dec-11-08 08:37 AM   #70 
     - I'd like to find federal funds out what Republican counties in AL receive  Strawman   Dec-10-08 03:00 PM   #41 
  - works for me!  madmom   Dec-10-08 10:32 AM   #2 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-10-08 10:33 AM   #3 
  - Exactly, but...  sarah FAILIN   Dec-10-08 01:13 PM   #25 
  - and speed traps nt  ooglymoogly   Dec-10-08 03:43 PM   #45 
  - Bumper stickers with the website's web address would be big sellers around here.  Bozita   Dec-10-08 10:35 AM   #4 
  - F AL  bill   Dec-10-08 10:35 AM   #5 
  - something oreillyesque in that statement  liberal texan   Dec-10-08 02:48 PM   #37 
  - Is the time ripe for Shelby Township, Michigan, to change its name?  Bozita   Dec-10-08 10:45 AM   #7 
  - What a good idea!  Nightflurry   Dec-10-08 11:00 AM   #9 
  - My first thought was GM against the Ford Shelby.  Festivito   Dec-10-08 12:36 PM   #15 
  - Same here.  TomInTib   Dec-10-08 02:54 PM   #38 
  - Change it to Reuther Township ...  Bozita   Dec-10-08 12:43 PM   #19 
  - Excellent idea.  Octafish   Dec-10-08 05:15 PM   #56 
  - Good idea, but that's a pretty Republican city. I doubt they'd go for it.  Strawman   Dec-10-08 03:15 PM   #43 
  - If the GOP gets its way, there will be no Republicon cities in Michigan.  Bozita   Dec-10-08 03:47 PM   #46 
  - Yeah. They are really looking more and more like a regional party  Strawman   Dec-10-08 04:41 PM   #52 
  - Dave Jaye lived in Washington Township.....  llmart   Dec-10-08 08:54 PM   #63 
  - Shelby Township......  llmart   Dec-10-08 08:55 PM   #64 
  - Long overdue  Alcibiades   Dec-10-08 10:56 AM   #8 
  - i realize they'd rather see people getting corvettes- but that's just a little extreme, isn't it..?  QuestionAll   Dec-10-08 11:07 AM   #10 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-10-08 11:42 AM   #12 
  - Anti-Labor "progressives" want to turn the entire USA into Alabama.  Romulox   Dec-10-08 11:51 AM   #13 
  - ^Best post of the day, Romulox^  patsified   Dec-10-08 12:40 PM   #17 
  - Man, I get confused.  Bornaginhooligan   Dec-10-08 11:53 AM   #14 
  - I just sent an email to my UAW GM local with the info.  LiberalFighter   Dec-10-08 12:38 PM   #16 
  - So how does it work to boycott Alabama? Quit listening to Alabama songs?  sarah FAILIN   Dec-10-08 12:41 PM   #18 
  - I suggest that you do some reading on what has actually happened with  amandabeech   Dec-10-08 01:37 PM   #31 
  - 3 Billion Jobs???  420inTN   Dec-10-08 06:09 PM   #59 
     - I'm so upset about this that I can't type.  amandabeech   Dec-10-08 08:57 PM   #65 
        - Wow. I'm not sure where to begin  420inTN   Dec-11-08 01:23 AM   #68 
  - Sounds like you're a believer  notawol   Dec-10-08 10:02 PM   #67 
  - "Boycott all travel to Alabama"  TheBorealAvenger   Dec-10-08 12:45 PM   #20 
  - I promise you, it's not, lol!  sarah FAILIN   Dec-10-08 01:02 PM   #23 
  - I'm calling bullshit. I don't believe you have been to Gulf Shores.  MelissaB   Dec-10-08 01:17 PM   #26 
     - I LIVE in Alabama, I've vacationed there many many times.  sarah FAILIN   Dec-10-08 05:08 PM   #54 
        - I'm from Alabama, too, and have been to Gulf Shores many times.  MelissaB   Dec-10-08 05:14 PM   #55 
           - Maybe we go at the wrong time of the year or  sarah FAILIN   Dec-10-08 05:32 PM   #58 
  - Down Alabama way they figure the freedom riviera is not even a contest. nt  ooglymoogly   Dec-10-08 03:49 PM   #47 
  - Well, Shelby had it coming to him.  The Backlash Cometh   Dec-10-08 01:02 PM   #22 
  - Good for Babiasz... on another note...  apnu   Dec-10-08 01:21 PM   #27 
  - If Shelby & Sessions want to go all "tribal" on us, what side do you think the Hoosiers will choose?  TheBorealAvenger   Dec-10-08 01:31 PM   #29 
     - Which way is Senator Dick Lugar going on this?  Bozita   Dec-10-08 01:35 PM   #30 
        - Let's call him. I won't tell the receptionist I am from out of state unless they ask  TheBorealAvenger   Dec-10-08 02:03 PM   #35 
  - Boycott Alabama - Well I just might have to do that  liberal N proud   Dec-10-08 01:29 PM   #28 
  - The liberals in Alabama hate Shelby. I know. I was one of them and from Florence, AL to boot.  MelissaB   Dec-10-08 01:51 PM   #34 
  - I was going to say "boycott Shelby's contributors", but they are banks, not consumer brands  TheBorealAvenger   Dec-10-08 01:44 PM   #32 
  - That figures  liberal N proud   Dec-10-08 02:06 PM   #36 
  - Good for him. n/t  OhioChick   Dec-10-08 01:46 PM   #33 
  - I grew up prevented from eating seedless green-grapes because of my family's support of farmworkers  HereSince1628   Dec-10-08 02:57 PM   #39 
  - YAY  Joanne98   Dec-10-08 02:58 PM   #40 
  - This definitely deserves a boot up the hill....KR nt  ooglymoogly   Dec-10-08 03:40 PM   #44 
  - Richard Shelby sucks  spiritual_gunfighter   Dec-10-08 03:58 PM   #50 
  - Picture of Nick Saban here............  Jack from Charlotte   Dec-10-08 04:43 PM   #53 
  - Idea for the NEW economy: Selling urinal decals with Senator Richard Shelby's likeness  Bozita   Dec-10-08 05:24 PM   #57 
     - Idea for the barroom: Sell dartbords with Sen. Richard "Traitor Dick" Shelby's likeness  StopThePendulum   Dec-10-08 07:27 PM   #61 
  - Don't forget, federal money flowing into Alabama to Maxwell Air Force Base,  juajen   Dec-10-08 04:14 PM   #51 
  - Shelby and Sessions should be registered as agents of foreign automakers  IndianaGreen   Dec-10-08 07:11 PM   #60 
  - Unions  classysassy   Dec-10-08 08:38 PM   #62 
  - Let's get past the politically correct crap, shall we.  The Traveler   Dec-10-08 09:06 PM   #66 
  - Boycott is wasted effort. We're already screwed.  trof   Dec-11-08 07:06 AM   #69 

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