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SkyDaddy7 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Mar-13-10 07:40 PM
Response to Reply #6
14. You did not get the memo?
Edited on Sat Mar-13-10 07:40 PM by SkyDaddy7
Spending any money on our infrastructure is pure SOCIALISM!!


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  -China to bid on US high-speed rail projects The Northerner  Mar-13-10 06:47 PM   #0 
  - We need to export a few more jobs.  theoldman   Mar-13-10 06:55 PM   #1 
  - Sorry - but it is not OUR technology  karynnj   Mar-13-10 06:59 PM   #3 
     - If you mean that they are ahead of us in rail technology, I agree.  theoldman   Mar-13-10 07:04 PM   #5 
     - That was what I was saying  karynnj   Mar-13-10 07:15 PM   #8 
     - They are not ahead of any body  liberation   Mar-13-10 07:46 PM   #21 
        - Actually they are.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 07:49 PM   #23 
           - Hum, no offense but can you re-read and comprehend what *you* just wrote there?  liberation   Mar-13-10 07:53 PM   #29 
              - Yes, I just get tired explaining this all the time.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 07:55 PM   #30 
                 - And yet that has nothing to do with what I just asked you to do...  liberation   Mar-13-10 07:59 PM   #32 
                    - Done this a dozen times at least.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 08:12 PM   #37 
                       - No need to fish for more red herring  liberation   Mar-13-10 08:41 PM   #47 
                       - Stop trying to pretend you invented the world.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 08:48 PM   #49 
                          - Not that it matters. but I do research at a national lab on high temperature superconduting  liberation   Mar-13-10 09:00 PM   #56 
                             - No, it doesn't matter. Thank you.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 09:01 PM   #58 
                       - They didn't invent the internet.  smiley_glad_hands   Mar-13-10 09:41 PM   #74 
                          - LOL but the Brits invented the web.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 09:47 PM   #75 
     - The MagLev trains are not Chinese technology, they are German.  liberation   Mar-13-10 07:42 PM   #16 
     - Should have been MPH - careless typing  karynnj   Mar-14-10 12:55 PM   #106 
     - China..  sendero   Mar-13-10 07:46 PM   #20 
     - Actually, the Chinese invented the abacus  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 07:48 PM   #22 
        - The Abacus is of Sumerian or Babylonian origin.  liberation   Mar-13-10 07:58 PM   #31 
        - LOL doesn't matter what the Latin name is.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 08:02 PM   #33 
           - Last I checked Sumeria and Babylon where in the Middle East  liberation   Mar-13-10 08:05 PM   #35 
              - Gosh, China is right off the map for you eh?  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 08:13 PM   #38 
                 - Gosh, that has nothing to do with the fact that you were wrong regarding the origin of the Abacus  liberation   Mar-13-10 08:46 PM   #48 
                    - Gosh, that's because I wasn't.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 08:50 PM   #50 
                       - LOL. Dude, did you actually read the article in wikipedia about the Abacus you just linked?  liberation   Mar-13-10 08:58 PM   #55 
                       - Yes, dude, I did. Srsly. You should too.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 09:00 PM   #57 
                          - LOL.  liberation   Mar-13-10 09:05 PM   #62 
                             - The Chinese invented the abacus.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 09:09 PM   #64 
                                - LOL. You seem to have trouble distinguishing between your personal opinion and facts  liberation   Mar-13-10 09:28 PM   #70 
                                   - No, but then I'm not waving a flag  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 09:49 PM   #76 
                       - self delete  420inTN   Mar-14-10 01:57 PM   #109 
        - And you...  sendero   Mar-13-10 08:33 PM   #42 
        - Gosh that's intelligent.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 08:34 PM   #43 
        - We can always count on you to lick Mainland boot.  proteus_lives   Mar-14-10 03:30 AM   #97 
     - Sorry - but it is not THEIR technology, either. It's German.  DRoseDARs   Mar-13-10 07:50 PM   #24 
     - China used Canadian, Japanese and German tech.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 07:52 PM   #27 
        - "And learned how to do it themselves." after getting caught red-handed trying to steal from Transrap  DRoseDARs   Mar-13-10 09:32 PM   #71 
           - LOL that's outright nonsense.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 09:51 PM   #77 
              - I didn't say the West invented rocketry. I said the US developed its space program with German help.  DRoseDARs   Mar-13-10 10:37 PM   #84 
                 - The Germans invented the space program.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 10:43 PM   #86 
                    - Your talk of hubris is amusing. Fortunately, no one's falling for it.  DRoseDARs   Mar-13-10 11:37 PM   #89 
                       - If you put even half the effort into building America  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 11:47 PM   #90 
                          - Again, you don't "invent" a space program; the Chinese being in space now is irrelevent to WW2.  DRoseDARs   Mar-14-10 12:08 AM   #91 
                             - Hey, you brought it up, I didn't.  HeresyLives   Mar-14-10 12:10 AM   #92 
                                - And you keep shifting and dodging, of course people are going to correct you.  DRoseDARs   Mar-14-10 12:39 AM   #93 
                                - I'm being very straight-forward and factual.  HeresyLives   Mar-14-10 12:43 AM   #94 
                                - "You grabbed Werner Von Braun and made a hero out of a Nazi for your own purposes."  proteus_lives   Mar-14-10 03:52 AM   #98 
     - As long as we don't let them build any bridges.....  DeSwiss   Mar-13-10 10:37 PM   #85 
     - China has millions of bridges.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 10:44 PM   #87 
        - Absolutely no bridges in the US.....  DeSwiss   Mar-14-10 01:24 AM   #95 
           - Things have collapsed in both countries. Buildings, bridges.  HeresyLives   Mar-14-10 01:29 AM   #96 
     - I believe you mean 200MPH, not MPG  420inTN   Mar-14-10 01:26 PM   #108 
     - There aren't any established American companies presently in the high-speed rail business.  Tesha   Mar-14-10 07:02 PM   #110 
  - wtf?!  HillbillyBob   Mar-13-10 06:55 PM   #2 
  - The Chinese have experience in building high-speed rail.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 06:59 PM   #4 
  - No. And we certainly wouldn't want to get any  pscot   Mar-13-10 07:14 PM   #6 
  - You did not get the memo?  SkyDaddy7   Mar-13-10 07:40 PM   #14 
  - What's so hard?  seabeckind   Mar-13-10 07:17 PM   #9 
  - Gosh no, it's all just so goll-derned simple  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 07:20 PM   #12 
  - we can learn  marketcrazy1   Mar-13-10 07:24 PM   #13 
  - I totally agree!  Owl   Mar-13-10 07:43 PM   #17 
  - it`s not that difficult to actually build high speed rail.  madrchsod   Mar-13-10 07:42 PM   #15 
  - So...how many have you built?  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 07:44 PM   #18 
     - This is the 3rd time you've made this completely  pipoman   Mar-13-10 09:04 PM   #61 
     - So how many have you built?  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 09:11 PM   #65 
        - There is no reinventing anything going to happen beyond fixing  pipoman   Mar-13-10 09:39 PM   #73 
           - System is already up and running.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 09:53 PM   #79 
              - And I say China is no more relevant  pipoman   Mar-13-10 10:20 PM   #81 
                 - Oh give it up  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 10:26 PM   #82 
                    - The only buying off the shelf may be the components  pipoman   Mar-13-10 10:35 PM   #83 
                       - If you want to waste time, it's your problem  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 10:45 PM   #88 
                          - I have no say in it, nor do you  pipoman   Mar-14-10 07:05 AM   #100 
     - actually several....  madrchsod   Mar-14-10 11:24 AM   #103 
  - Some of our actual allies have far better experience...  liberation   Mar-13-10 07:51 PM   #26 
  - China isn't an enemy. Keep up  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 07:53 PM   #28 
     - I don't think "best" means what you think it means..  liberation   Mar-13-10 08:02 PM   #34 
        - Oh I think 'best' is understood very well by everybody.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 08:29 PM   #40 
        - Yeah, but I was referring to you... not everybody.  liberation   Mar-13-10 08:53 PM   #52 
           - You were trying to insult me, which is against the rules.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 08:55 PM   #54 
              - I am not insulting you, I was just providing facts to correct your false claim  liberation   Mar-13-10 09:04 PM   #60 
                 - Well since you have no facts.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 09:08 PM   # 
                    - Honestly... you are making less and less sense.  liberation   Mar-13-10 09:17 PM   #68 
                       - People on the losing end of an argument always say that.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 09:19 PM   #69 
                          - Uh? What?  liberation   Mar-13-10 09:34 PM   #72 
                             - Supper over so soon?  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 09:54 PM   #80 
        - I think the Japanse and German technology is best...  AsahinaKimi   Mar-13-10 08:37 PM   #44 
           - Many countries have the technical know-how.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 08:51 PM   #51 
  - How did the Chinese get experience? Were they born with it? nt  WriteDown   Mar-14-10 08:49 PM   #112 
  - Ummm - I thought the whole point was to stimulate OUR economy nt  Chemisse   Mar-13-10 07:15 PM   #7 
  - Stuff like this REALLY pizzes me off.  seabeckind   Mar-13-10 07:18 PM   #10 
  - Then things will have come full circle  iamtechus   Mar-13-10 07:18 PM   #11 
  - Considering the quality of most of their stuff here  JerseygirlCT   Mar-13-10 07:45 PM   #19 
  - China's 4th space center will be completed in 2015  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 07:51 PM   #25 
     - They have 4 space stations? Wow. Oh you said space centers.  WriteDown   Mar-14-10 08:50 PM   #113 
  - Memo to self  izquierdista   Mar-13-10 08:12 PM   #36 
  - What companies in which countries control the patents needed for high-speed rail?  FarCenter   Mar-13-10 08:29 PM   #39 
  - Canada, Japan, Germany and China.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 08:31 PM   #41 
     - About right - and to protect our movie industry, we've gotten everyone to agree on iron clad IP laws  FarCenter   Mar-13-10 08:40 PM   #46 
  - NO reason the US should not be building this themselves  Triana   Mar-13-10 08:38 PM   #45 
  - Well, except you don't know how  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 08:53 PM   #53 
     - learning from them is one thing. letting them take our jobs and take over our  Triana   Mar-14-10 12:05 PM   #105 
     - Can't they just send us the instructions? nt  WriteDown   Mar-14-10 08:51 PM   #114 
  - I hope they don't build railroads the way they make toys and toothpaste.  salguine   Mar-13-10 09:02 PM   #59 
  - and don't forget dog food.  pipoman   Mar-13-10 09:08 PM   #63 
     - And space centers.  HeresyLives   Mar-13-10 09:12 PM   #66 
  - we've come full circle....  unkachuck   Mar-13-10 09:13 PM   #67 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Mar-13-10 09:51 PM   #78 
  - American workers; Meat or Pet  upi402   Mar-14-10 04:11 AM   #99 
  - the irony is too much  RainDog   Mar-14-10 09:46 AM   #101 
  - OMG. You took the words right out of my mouth!  Desertrose   Mar-14-10 11:43 AM   #104 
  - What was the number of dead in the largest derailment in history?  lonestarnot   Mar-14-10 11:05 AM   #102 
  - No way should stimulus funds/taxes be doled out to Chinese companies for US infrastructure projects.  Owl   Mar-14-10 01:19 PM   #107 
  - WHAT THE FUCK IS THIS SHIT!?!  Odin2005   Mar-14-10 07:36 PM   #111 
 

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