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Wilms Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Aug-23-09 06:45 PM
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30. Actually, your remark alleged impropriety.
Edited on Sun Aug-23-09 06:46 PM by Wilms
The world surely isn't perfect. But I would actually expect Venezuela to be doing a better job. If they are they not, please link.

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  -Venezuela sees economy skirting recession-report Judi Lynn  Aug-23-09 01:21 PM   #0 
  - No doubt someone is going to claim responsibility when in actuality...  Fearless   Aug-23-09 01:35 PM   #1 
  - Both of which  dipsydoodle   Aug-23-09 01:38 PM   #2 
  - Instead of listening to what's trendy try talking to people who live in Venezuela..  Fearless   Aug-23-09 06:04 PM   #6 
     - Link it.  Wilms   Aug-23-09 06:08 PM   #7 
     - Very well...  Fearless   Aug-23-09 06:27 PM   #22 
        - LOL. That's hilarious.  EFerrari   Aug-23-09 06:30 PM   #23 
        - Wow... maybe you should go back and read it... he was nearly ousted because of FAILURES of the 1990s  Fearless   Aug-23-09 06:33 PM   #26 
           - No thanks. Chavez was nearly ousted because he moved against  EFerrari   Aug-23-09 06:55 PM   #36 
           - Chavez was restored to power by his own people  sabrina 1   Aug-23-09 08:15 PM   #54 
              - I knew Venuezula was doing something right and that is why we were attacking them behind the scenes.  earcandle   Aug-23-09 09:04 PM   #57 
        - I'd imagine most countries economies are affected by the largest resource.  Wilms   Aug-23-09 06:30 PM   #24 
           - The OP's link is...  Fearless   Aug-23-09 06:35 PM   #27 
              - Actually, your remark alleged impropriety.  Wilms   Aug-23-09 06:45 PM   #30 
                 - What I said...  Fearless   Aug-23-09 06:55 PM   #35 
                    - The sum of the "bad times" of his leadership is this last quarter  EFerrari   Aug-23-09 07:10 PM   #42 
                    - No the sum of the total of his leadership time actually. Not just the last four years.  Fearless   Aug-23-09 07:12 PM   #44 
                       - Chavez came into office in 1999. The GDP dropped between 1-2 per cent  EFerrari   Aug-23-09 07:28 PM   #48 
                    - So that it's clear, I'll reprint your post I've asked you to provide a cite for.  Wilms   Aug-23-09 07:35 PM   #51 
                       - .  Wilms   Aug-23-09 10:22 PM   #63 
     - Who are YOU listening to in Venezuela?  EFerrari   Aug-23-09 06:08 PM   #8 
     - I tend to listen to those who aren't getting what they were promised...  Fearless   Aug-23-09 06:12 PM   #12 
        - I don't listen to anyone but read everything and do the math.  EFerrari   Aug-23-09 06:14 PM   #14 
        - Well before the oil price boom of the late 2000's you had this...  Fearless   Aug-23-09 06:17 PM   #17 
           - Actually, oil is at over $70 right now. And the Ven government  EFerrari   Aug-23-09 06:23 PM   #20 
              - And yet their economy is shrinking...  Fearless   Aug-23-09 06:32 PM   #25 
                 - Well it could be a lagging effect, of sorts.  Wilms   Aug-23-09 06:50 PM   #32 
                 - We would need to take certain factors into count...  Fearless   Aug-23-09 07:05 PM   #39 
                    - Yes. Which is ironic given the belligerence with which the US and Corporate Media treat LA. n/t  Wilms   Aug-23-09 07:37 PM   #52 
                 - Too bad we didn't get their bailout.  EFerrari   Aug-23-09 06:51 PM   #33 
                    - If you want to argue about the bail out I'd be glad to... but I'm not doing it here...  Fearless   Aug-23-09 07:09 PM   #40 
                       - But in general, their strategy would have been better for us.  EFerrari   Aug-23-09 07:15 PM   #46 
                          - CEO's pay isn't what doomed our economy...  Fearless   Aug-23-09 07:23 PM   #47 
                             - Actually, the pre-Chavez Venezuelan economy did resemble ours.  EFerrari   Aug-23-09 07:39 PM   #53 
        - That's not an answer.  Wilms   Aug-23-09 06:16 PM   #16 
     - I'm sure someone from Venezuela...  WriteDown   Aug-23-09 06:11 PM   #11 
        - Let's hope so... because it takes citizenship to be knowlegable... Just like in US politics.  Fearless   Aug-23-09 06:13 PM   #13 
           - LOL By the same logic, we should just shut down our schools  EFerrari   Aug-23-09 06:16 PM   #15 
              - No, by my logic it takes more than citizenship to be knowlegeable.  Fearless   Aug-23-09 06:20 PM   #19 
                 - Your post didn't say that. n/t  EFerrari   Aug-23-09 06:25 PM   #21 
                    - It did and still does actually. Notice... no edit mark.  Fearless   Aug-23-09 06:36 PM   #28 
                       - Maybe you dropped a word then. No, your post doesn't say that  EFerrari   Aug-23-09 07:00 PM   #38 
                          - You can read it above for heaven's sake!  Fearless   Aug-23-09 07:10 PM   #41 
                             - So can you - so why don't you?  bitchkitty   Aug-24-09 12:21 PM   #69 
  - That's funny. That same oil was under the ground when  EFerrari   Aug-23-09 06:18 PM   #18 
  - Not what I said.  Fearless   Aug-23-09 06:43 PM   #29 
     - In the period before that, there was abject poverty  EFerrari   Aug-23-09 06:53 PM   #34 
     - You can't know that. It was the same under Chavez from 1999-2001...  Fearless   Aug-23-09 07:11 PM   #43 
        - Of course I can know that. The vultures that have preyed  EFerrari   Aug-23-09 07:31 PM   #49 
     - Yes well and those oil profits are now going to the people  Warren Stupidity   Aug-23-09 09:21 PM   #58 
  - But Venezuela has had oil and natural gas  sabrina 1   Aug-24-09 12:54 AM   #64 
  - LOL! After five years of astonishing economic growth, nearly 10% per year, with most of the growth  Peace Patriot   Aug-23-09 01:43 PM   #3 
  - How 'bout a link?  Wilms   Aug-23-09 05:58 PM   #5 
  - Venezuelan economy shrinks for the first time since 2003  EFerrari   Aug-23-09 06:11 PM   #10 
  - Here are some numbers  sabrina 1   Aug-23-09 09:53 PM   #62 
  - If not for the food shortages and runaway inflation....  WriteDown   Aug-23-09 06:10 PM   #9 
  - 1996 99.9% oh wait, wrong decade.nt.  Warren Stupidity   Aug-23-09 09:23 PM   #59 
  - Had however the recession decimated oil prices... it would be quite the opposite.  Fearless   Aug-23-09 06:48 PM   #31 
     - But that didn't happen. And no, Venezuela is not failing today.  EFerrari   Aug-23-09 06:58 PM   #37 
     - Did they cause oil prices to go up? Absolutely not! They are not the drivers of their fortunes.  Fearless   Aug-23-09 07:14 PM   #45 
     - You're looking at a static model when Venezuela is anything but static.  EFerrari   Aug-23-09 07:32 PM   #50 
     - There really aren't going to be any more bad years for oil prices.  Warren Stupidity   Aug-23-09 09:32 PM   #61 
        - This supportst that as well...  WriteDown   Aug-24-09 08:26 AM   #67 
     - They mirror these states...  WriteDown   Aug-24-09 08:27 AM   #68 
     - you really can't stand that Venezuela isn't failing.  Warren Stupidity   Aug-23-09 09:26 PM   #60 
        - Nail on the head! nt  jasi2006   Aug-24-09 12:58 AM   #65 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Aug-23-09 04:28 PM   #4 
  - Rec'd this good news  sabrina 1   Aug-23-09 08:24 PM   #55 
  - UnReKKK for HUH?!1 n/t  UTUSN   Aug-23-09 09:02 PM   #56 
  - One of Hugo Chavez's favorite authors: Eduardo Galeano Contemplates History's Paradoxes  Judi Lynn   Aug-24-09 01:57 AM   #66 

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