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MineralMan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Mar-30-10 02:51 PM
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29. I'm actually quite concerned for the Census Workers who will
be ringing the non-compliant ones' doorbells. There could be some ugly confrontations.
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  -Census Returns Way Down in Republican Parts of Texas kpete  Mar-30-10 02:01 PM   #0 
  - Great...if they would just drop their Social Security cards on the way out...  Walk away   Mar-30-10 02:03 PM   #1 
  - Maybe Mexico will take them in.  KansDem   Mar-31-10 11:09 AM   #89 
  - Maybe they can't read, we know they can't spell  goclark   Mar-31-10 01:37 PM   #108 
  - If Texans want to give back a few representatives in the House  HereSince1628   Mar-30-10 02:04 PM   #2 
  - and the less they participate  Ineeda   Mar-30-10 02:10 PM   #7 
  - That was my first thought...  vduhr   Mar-30-10 03:36 PM   #46 
  - Bummer for their people who need help. Just desserts for those who don't want  AllyCat   Mar-31-10 10:30 AM   #82 
  - Seeing as Tom DeLay had already fudged the Texas districts in favor of Republicans...  TrollBuster9090   Mar-30-10 06:19 PM   #62 
  - They can then bring one of their (non-frivolous)  marybourg   Mar-30-10 08:29 PM   #67 
  - Yes, accept them at their lack of words. Appoint Bush administrators to make sure  pundaint   Mar-31-10 12:52 PM   #104 
  - How nice of them to force the government to spend MORE money sending people out to enumerate them in  Brickbat   Mar-30-10 02:06 PM   #3 
  - I did census work years ago. It would be more dangerous now going to "those" neighborhoods.  FailureToCommunicate   Mar-30-10 03:14 PM   #40 
  - Agreed. But It Will Be Worth It If They Lose Representation.  Toasterlad   Mar-31-10 01:47 PM   #113 
  - Heard a report that GOPers like Bachman are telling people not  OHdem10   Mar-30-10 02:06 PM   #4 
  - Bachmann thinks it will be used to round up the opposition  pinboy3niner   Mar-30-10 02:37 PM   #21 
  - Damn! I forgot to fill out the "How many people in the household oppose President Obama?" question.  beac   Mar-30-10 02:41 PM   #24 
  - Just check the applicable box for  pinboy3niner   Mar-30-10 04:55 PM   #57 
  - Oh you mean the FEMA KKKamps that were set up under  HillbillyBob   Mar-30-10 06:17 PM   #61 
  - FEMA concentration camps being set up under Obama  pinboy3niner   Mar-30-10 09:05 PM   #68 
  - I read she has backed off of those statements especially when  MadMaddie   Mar-30-10 09:33 PM   #70 
  - LMAO  loki341   Mar-31-10 01:32 AM   #76 
  - LOL! Republicans paranoid about registering to vote?  pinboy3niner   Mar-31-10 01:42 AM   #77 
  - She really is insane isn't she? Paranoid...but she has gubmint health insurance  AllyCat   Mar-31-10 10:32 AM   #83 
  - She also got farm subsidies  geardaddy   Mar-31-10 11:55 AM   #98 
  - Bachmann doesn't think  glinda   Mar-31-10 11:28 AM   #93 
  - They are so warped  Enthusiast   Mar-31-10 01:44 PM   #111 
  - Which is especially ridiculous since this is the least "intrusive" census I can remember.  beac   Mar-30-10 02:38 PM   #22 
  - And Bachmann is in real danger of losing her seat because MN is shrinking.  Zoeisright   Mar-30-10 02:46 PM   #25 
  - That would be SO AWESOME!!! nt  Lisa0825   Mar-30-10 02:52 PM   #31 
  - True. I live in MN's 2nd.  SomeGuyInEagan   Mar-30-10 04:17 PM   #52 
  - You give her too much credit. Loss of Republican seat would turn Repubs on her.  glinda   Mar-31-10 11:30 AM   #94 
  - I think you mean the 6th.  geardaddy   Mar-31-10 11:56 AM   #100 
  - She could become a lobbyist  Enthusiast   Mar-31-10 01:48 PM   #114 
  - Self Induced Political Suicide??  SkyDaddy7   Mar-30-10 02:54 PM   #33 
  - Too intrusive? As in how many people are in your home? Name, sex, and race of first person.  1monster   Mar-31-10 11:10 AM   #90 
  - Yeah, but you didn't mention the really sinister questions.  Dr.Phool   Mar-31-10 11:59 AM   #101 
  - She doesn't want anyone to know how old she is.  Dr.Phool   Mar-31-10 11:55 AM   #99 
  - .  Deep13   Mar-30-10 02:08 PM   #5 
  - Remove sidearm from holster. Release safety. Shoot self in foot.  mac56   Mar-30-10 02:10 PM   #6 
  - Exactly  n2doc   Mar-30-10 02:26 PM   #12 
     - LOL!!!!  DeeDeeNY   Mar-30-10 03:55 PM   #50 
     - OMG, that's PERFECT!!! The only thing missing is plumber's crack.  kestrel91316   Mar-30-10 11:39 PM   #75 
     - Classic!  AllyCat   Mar-31-10 10:35 AM   #87 
     - LOL  Carnage251   Mar-31-10 12:06 PM   #102 
  - Good. Texas was supposed to get another Congresscritter or 2. Now they won't. Yes!!  OregonBlue   Mar-30-10 02:11 PM   #8 
  - Well, the 2000 rates are for final rates ....  frazzled   Mar-30-10 02:14 PM   #9 
  - no count - no money. way to cut them noses off  tomm2thumbs   Mar-30-10 02:22 PM   #10 
  - good--that means more $$$ for those of us who have sent it in  SemperEadem   Mar-30-10 02:23 PM   #11 
  - lol  Renew Deal   Mar-30-10 02:27 PM   #13 
  - MORANS!!!  Odin2005   Mar-30-10 02:28 PM   #14 
  - And will they also oppose the use of statistical techniques to correct "undersampling?"  n2doc   Mar-30-10 02:31 PM   #15 
  - Great! I suggest all republicans in majority republican districts join the boycott.  Warren Stupidity   Mar-30-10 02:32 PM   #16 
  - This gives me an idea!  Deep13   Mar-30-10 02:33 PM   #17 
  - that was great man  florida08   Mar-30-10 03:35 PM   #44 
  - Oh lordy...and the freepers are gonna take that as gospel.  dixiegrrrrl   Mar-30-10 04:05 PM   #51 
  - ........  DJ13   Mar-30-10 02:34 PM   #18 
  - the irony is that they're doing this because they resent the government coming to their door  unblock   Mar-30-10 02:34 PM   #19 
  - My sig line says it all  DainBramaged   Mar-30-10 02:37 PM   #20 
  - Won't that effect their funding, their schools, whatever?  defendandprotect   Mar-30-10 02:39 PM   #23 
  - Blue states are gonna make out like bandits with redistricting.  kestrel91316   Mar-30-10 02:48 PM   #26 
  - Now if only those high republican areas receive less funding.  LiberalFighter   Mar-30-10 02:48 PM   #27 
  - I think we should buy a big ad and ENCOURAGE  placton   Mar-30-10 02:51 PM   #28 
  - I'm actually quite concerned for the Census Workers who will  MineralMan   Mar-30-10 02:51 PM   #29 
  - They are Brilliant (Best News in American History)  Optimistic   Mar-30-10 02:52 PM   #30 
  - wonderful....so all the illegally maneuvering delay did twice after the  Bitwit1234   Mar-30-10 02:54 PM   #32 
  - Excellent  DebbieCDC   Mar-30-10 02:55 PM   #34 
  - Buying the propaganda, moving against their own best interest  liberal N proud   Mar-30-10 02:57 PM   #35 
  - Isn't it the law to have to return census forms?  Ter   Mar-30-10 03:04 PM   #36 
  - GOOD NEWS - THat means Texas is shrinking!!!  benld74   Mar-30-10 03:07 PM   #37 
  - YES!  Demeter   Mar-30-10 03:07 PM   #38 
  - This falls into the category of "Remove gun from holster, aim and shoot foot."  yellowcanine   Mar-30-10 03:09 PM   #39 
  - I LOVE IT!  anachro1   Mar-30-10 03:21 PM   #41 
  - Google results for "communist revolution census."  Deep13   Mar-30-10 03:27 PM   #42 
  - LOL!  pinboy3niner   Mar-30-10 03:35 PM   #45 
  - Good. So not will those areas lose funding but all the $100 fines will help stimulate govt coffers.  DRoseDARs   Mar-30-10 03:34 PM   #43 
  - I thought they wanted to uphold the Constitution.  vduhr   Mar-30-10 03:42 PM   #47 
  - The conservative Constitution is like the conservative Jesus.  Bette Noir   Mar-30-10 04:25 PM   #54 
  - Question -  matt819   Mar-30-10 03:45 PM   #48 
  - Do it, Do it, Do it...DON'T send in those forms Texas...  SoapBox   Mar-30-10 03:54 PM   #49 
  - Proof of years of inbreeding.  graywarrior   Mar-30-10 04:24 PM   #53 
  - Good Lord, they really are that stupid  Lydia Leftcoast   Mar-30-10 04:36 PM   #55 
  - It will only hurt the Repubs...  MellowDem   Mar-30-10 04:48 PM   #56 
  - The Feds shouldn't even bother going door to door....  ingac70   Mar-30-10 05:35 PM   #58 
  - Sadly, the Government Is Constitutionally Obligated To Make Every Effort To Get This Info.  Toasterlad   Mar-31-10 01:46 PM   #112 
  - Good! n/t  TroglodyteScholar   Mar-30-10 05:40 PM   #59 
  - Awww...and after Tom DeLay did all that work to rig the Congressional districts???  TrollBuster9090   Mar-30-10 06:13 PM   #60 
  - Man, ya gotta love Palin. She does the heavy lifting for the Democratic Party!  truthisfreedom   Mar-30-10 07:24 PM   #63 
  - What a bunch of morans  Politicub   Mar-30-10 07:29 PM   #64 
  - I find it very silly that people wouldn't fill-out the census.  proteus_lives   Mar-30-10 07:37 PM   #65 
  - Name, birthdate, address  OnionPatch   Mar-30-10 07:53 PM   #66 
     - Haven't they ever heard of Google?  lark   Mar-31-10 02:36 PM   #116 
  - No census - No Money!  MadMaddie   Mar-30-10 09:13 PM   #69 
  - These people are dumber than even I thought they were....is there a  old mark   Mar-30-10 10:19 PM   #71 
  - 3 RD GRADE DROPOUTS do9n't they know low counts = less congress seats = loss of  opihimoimoi   Mar-30-10 11:13 PM   #72 
  - I'd argue that a lot of high school grads don't know it either.  AllyCat   Mar-31-10 07:34 PM   #117 
     - DeLusion is the only possible explanation....:o)  opihimoimoi   Mar-31-10 10:03 PM   #119 
  - I guess no one lives there. Oh well!  lumberjack_jeff   Mar-30-10 11:25 PM   #73 
  - I just keep coming back to this thread again and again for the sheer joy of it.  kestrel91316   Mar-30-10 11:34 PM   #74 
  - Bite off nose to spite face  lunatica   Mar-31-10 07:22 AM   #78 
  - Great, let's reduce their representation if they don't exist!  Democat   Mar-31-10 07:40 AM   #79 
  - I wish this wasn't publicized but went under the radar. Their loss.  mod mom   Mar-31-10 08:11 AM   #80 
  - Good. Fewer Republican districts  alarimer   Mar-31-10 10:16 AM   #81 
  - GOOD!! Less pukes! n/t  Fire1   Mar-31-10 10:33 AM   #84 
  - More taxpayer money  lobodons   Mar-31-10 10:34 AM   #85 
  - If they don't want to be counted...  SocialistLez   Mar-31-10 10:35 AM   #86 
  - ...  Arugula Latte   Mar-31-10 10:47 AM   #88 
  - Maybe they are just procrastinating like me  WatchWhatISay   Mar-31-10 11:10 AM   #91 
  - I just mailed mine yesterday too. Maybe they are all waiting for April Fools' Day?  AllyCat   Mar-31-10 07:36 PM   #118 
  - the census people will be more at risk and they will spend  ThomThom   Mar-31-10 11:28 AM   #92 
  - You are Right  malletgirl02   Apr-04-10 08:45 AM   #120 
     - you mean high government spending  newspeak   Apr-04-10 08:03 PM   #122 
  - Now they have reason to complain about 'taxation without representation?'  caseymoz   Mar-31-10 11:47 AM   #95 
  - Shhhhhhh!!!  jeff47   Mar-31-10 11:50 AM   #96 
  - They're probably confused by the questions.  Dr.Phool   Mar-31-10 11:52 AM   #97 
  - The Lord Works in Mysterious Ways, n/t  Mme. Defarge   Mar-31-10 12:33 PM   #103 
  - Amazing.  progressoid   Mar-31-10 01:13 PM   #105 
  - Those fools are so stupid so misguided  abelenkpe   Mar-31-10 01:27 PM   #106 
  - Also need to understand  John Kerry VonErich   Mar-31-10 01:34 PM   #107 
  - Good!  Enthusiast   Mar-31-10 01:41 PM   #109 
  - Fucking AWESOME. It's About Time This Idiocy Worked Against Itself And Not the Rest Of Us.  Toasterlad   Mar-31-10 01:43 PM   #110 
  - This is great  caraher   Mar-31-10 01:59 PM   #115 
  - They may have been waiting for the April 1st date that is specified  marshall   Apr-04-10 10:05 AM   #121 
 

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