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alcibiades_mystery Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-20-09 06:42 PM
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7. People pay $4,500 for brand new cars?
Don't think so. There's at least a 2:1 and more often 3 or 4:1 ratio of government outlay v. private cash injected into an economy struggling on the consumption side.
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  - and have already paid out $145 million to dealers????  jdlh8894   Aug-20-09 04:22 PM   #1 
  - You know its funny.....  Dying Eagle   Aug-20-09 04:29 PM   #2 
  - It allowed us to buy our first new car in 11 years  FightingIrish   Aug-20-09 05:00 PM   #3 
  - I couldn't use it but I bought a new truck the first in 10yrs myself....  Historic NY   Aug-20-09 05:15 PM   #4 
  - prostolmugus below (#13)  sew crates   Aug-20-09 06:48 PM   #17 
  - Obama to End Cash for Clunkers on Monday  kpete   Aug-20-09 06:42 PM   #5 
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  - People pay $4,500 for brand new cars?  alcibiades_mystery   Aug-20-09 06:42 PM   #7 
     - Really? That's your rebuttal?  MercutioATC   Aug-20-09 06:43 PM   #12 
        - Who cares?  Oregone   Aug-21-09 12:54 AM   #29 
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  - Fortunately there won't be any fraud  sew crates   Aug-20-09 06:54 PM   #18 
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  - perhaps you are right  CountAllVotes   Aug-20-09 07:56 PM   #20 
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