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Deja Q Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Apr-11-09 08:14 PM
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32. 1.4 billion people and there are only 32 million more males than females?
In terms of the ratio, that's still not much.

700,000,000 women
732,000,000 men


Now if the ratio is 32,000,000 men to 1 woman, then there's a problem...
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  -New sofas (from China) to blame for rash of allergies depakid  Apr-11-09 04:18 PM   #0 
  - Yes, but to make furniture in the USA would be marxism  sasquatch   Apr-11-09 04:21 PM   #1 
  - Yes. It would create jobs. No one wants that.  glinda   Apr-11-09 04:26 PM   #3 
  - That's right! Commie! Marxist! Socialist! Anti-Christian!  grahamhgreen   Apr-11-09 05:15 PM   #15 
  - Or it could be "Isolationism"!  MadMaddie   Apr-11-09 05:59 PM   #20 
  - Or the evils of "protectionism"  Deja Q   Apr-11-09 08:13 PM   #31 
  - Or makes us "evil protectionists that hate the 3rd World"  Odin2005   Apr-11-09 07:50 PM   #29 
  - And when China is gutted for the next cheap country, it'll hurt them more.  Deja Q   Apr-12-09 08:29 AM   #54 
     - No problem! n/t.  Odin2005   Apr-12-09 11:31 AM   #59 
  - Heh  mzmolly   Apr-11-09 08:20 PM   #36 
     - Thank you, I liked it myself  sasquatch   Apr-12-09 02:37 AM   #47 
  - At some point there will be a watershed moment, and we will start making things here again  ixion   Apr-11-09 04:22 PM   #2 
  - Killing our pets didn't do it  Cirque du So-What   Apr-11-09 04:33 PM   #4 
  - Don't forget the drywall  ananda   Apr-11-09 04:37 PM   #5 
  - or the poisoned baby food ~nt  notesdev   Apr-11-09 04:42 PM   #7 
  - But, wasn't that many babies!  Cirque du So-What   Apr-11-09 05:47 PM   #19 
  - Here's more on the drywall  GinaMaria   Apr-11-09 06:41 PM   #25 
  - Exactly, and they don't seem to care  kimmerspixelated   Apr-11-09 05:04 PM   #11 
  - Commie! Commie! Commie!  grahamhgreen   Apr-11-09 05:15 PM   #16 
  - And China thinks they can develop a reliable electric car?  Auggie   Apr-11-09 04:37 PM   #6 
  - It'll be reliable. Then it will catch on fire and explode. Three times, like in the movies. n/t  DCKit   Apr-11-09 05:07 PM   #12 
  - it's time to implement a complete halt on imports of ANYTHING from China. It appears  salguine   Apr-11-09 04:50 PM   #8 
  - Too bad Somalia isn't in the Pacifiic  blue97keet   Apr-11-09 07:17 PM   #27 
  - not to mention  rambler_american   Apr-11-09 07:43 PM   #28 
  - There is something that needs to be discussed  christx30   Apr-12-09 12:00 AM   #44 
  - The problem, among many, is that poor people love WalMart.  riverdeep   Apr-12-09 02:40 AM   #48 
  - Burn thousands of tons of diesel fuel to ship sofas  Submariner   Apr-11-09 04:52 PM   #9 
  - Because of China my wife left me and my children disrespect me.  bird gerhl   Apr-11-09 05:01 PM   #10 
  - Thank you for your service  Canuckistanian   Apr-11-09 06:05 PM   #22 
  - I just googled American made furniture...lots of links popped up.  dixiegrrrrl   Apr-11-09 05:13 PM   #13 
  - A local furniture retailer is going out business, after 145 years.  Deja Q   Apr-11-09 08:15 PM   #34 
  - I watched a documentary on furtniture makers a few years ago..  WriteDown   Apr-11-09 08:26 PM   #37 
     - Chinese products: cheap and toxic. A bargain.  dixiegrrrrl   Apr-12-09 11:00 AM   #58 
  - right..thats what I'm doing  corpseratemedia   Apr-12-09 07:36 AM   #51 
  - Free Trade is not free. China is at war with the west, in case you haven't read "Art of War"  grahamhgreen   Apr-11-09 05:14 PM   #14 
  - China has 32 million more boys than girls.  aquart   Apr-11-09 05:18 PM   #17 
     - That's a disturbing thought....  depakid   Apr-11-09 06:10 PM   #23 
     - 1.4 billion people and there are only 32 million more males than females?  Deja Q   Apr-11-09 08:14 PM   #32 
     - 32 million men roughly the same age.  aquart   Apr-11-09 08:56 PM   #41 
        - Maybe we should send them DVD's of 'Tales of the City'. n/t  riverdeep   Apr-12-09 02:44 AM   #49 
     - Must make it tough to get a date. n/t  primavera   Apr-12-09 01:09 PM   #60 
  - Just keep trucking that good old cheap shit in from China...  Hulk   Apr-11-09 05:20 PM   #18 
  - They hold our debt.  riverdeep   Apr-12-09 02:48 AM   #50 
     - Blame the victim. Default on our debt is the fastest way to a permantly balanced budget!  grahamhgreen   Apr-13-09 03:42 PM   #65 
  - It sure is crazy how so many Republicans and Democrats on the national level support China in WTO.  trthnd4jstc   Apr-11-09 06:02 PM   #21 
  - chinese aristocrats buy Ethan Allen lol  medeak   Apr-11-09 06:16 PM   #24 
  - Do not reveal Mao's master plan until it is too late.  RedCloud   Apr-11-09 06:48 PM   #26 
  - Why do Mericans have to outsource allergies?  Dappleganger   Apr-11-09 08:06 PM   #30 
  - No more crap from China...they are trying to kill us!  bkkyosemite   Apr-11-09 08:14 PM   #33 
  - And people in other countries that import and themselves too.  Deja Q   Apr-11-09 08:29 PM   #39 
  - repost this on Monday ....  april   Apr-11-09 08:15 PM   #35 
  - China regulates US  quidam56   Apr-11-09 08:29 PM   #38 
  - I bet there has never been a case of toxic furniture  littlebit   Apr-11-09 08:52 PM   #40 
  - we're becoming slaves to the cheaper items, however, I'd rather go without  Divine Discontent   Apr-11-09 11:55 PM   #43 
     - I'm the same way.  littlebit   Apr-12-09 05:48 PM   #61 
  - The things that are toxic from China is going to grow and grow.  OwnedByFerrets   Apr-11-09 10:56 PM   #42 
  - We're dragging sofas from China .. . because we've forgotten how to make them . . .!!!???  defendandprotect   Apr-12-09 12:06 AM   #45 
  - and incredibly flimsy cotton clothing  corpseratemedia   Apr-12-09 07:42 AM   #52 
     - Just happen to . . .  defendandprotect   Apr-12-09 10:01 PM   #62 
  - Funny....all this toxic shit is coming FROM the "commies."  MADem   Apr-12-09 12:37 AM   #46 
  - Or "arrogant".  Deja Q   Apr-12-09 08:30 AM   #55 
  - Exactly what it is it  dipsydoodle   Apr-12-09 08:27 AM   #53 
  - Most of us lot try not to..  Deja Q   Apr-12-09 08:31 AM   #56 
  - It was that lot on the other side of the pond that that bought the stuff  Lone_Star_Dem   Apr-12-09 08:58 AM   #57 
  - so while sitting on my couch...  Javaman   Apr-13-09 09:09 AM   #63 
  - them, those cats must be communist, is it spring yet?  AlphaCentauri   Apr-13-09 09:27 AM   #64 

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