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RUMMYisFROSTED Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Feb-17-11 09:20 AM
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22. Letting the Bush tax cuts expire would have brought in 700 times that amount.
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  -U.S. proposes fee for visitors from Canada Newsjock  Feb-16-11 11:39 PM   #0 
  - And they will just slap a fee on American citizens traveling  Angry Dragon   Feb-16-11 11:45 PM   #1 
  - bad idea  handmade34   Feb-16-11 11:45 PM   #2 
  - To really make money, we could let them in for free...  whoneedstickets   Feb-16-11 11:45 PM   #3 
  - And nary a Tim Hortons in sight.  sofa king   Feb-16-11 11:56 PM   #5 
  - To make even more money long term...  Fokker Trip   Feb-17-11 12:17 AM   #10 
  - Du'zy!  jannyk   Feb-17-11 12:38 AM   #12 
  - Maybe we could just break their legs when they come through the border  Capitalocracy   Feb-17-11 01:46 AM   #15 
  - US proposes method of discouraging friendly tourist activity  Alamuti Lotus   Feb-16-11 11:48 PM   #4 
  - +1  The Northerner   Feb-17-11 02:00 AM   #16 
  - Great! Give them one more reason not to come here.  DesertDiamond   Feb-16-11 11:57 PM   #6 
  - Yeah, that'll fix the budget!  HuckleB   Feb-16-11 11:58 PM   #7 
  - This is similar to the fees put on Visa Waiver countries  sledgehammer   Feb-17-11 12:05 AM   #8 
  - Seems a rather stupid idea. That won't help.  uppityperson   Feb-17-11 12:06 AM   #9 
  - Maybe we should attach a fee on stupid ideas.  Dappleganger   Feb-17-11 12:23 AM   #11 
  - at a mere buck-a-piece, we'd have the budget balanced in no time  ixion   Feb-17-11 04:48 AM   #21 
  - Lol..yeah, great diplomatic idea, that.  Evoman   Feb-17-11 12:38 AM   #13 
  - uhh... there already is one and it is $6.93  Sen. Walter Sobchak   Feb-17-11 01:07 AM   #14 
  - Great.....get ready for retribution.  Hulk   Feb-17-11 02:13 AM   #17 
  - OR we could tax the rich.  aquart   Feb-17-11 04:06 AM   #18 
  - [s]New Jersey[/s] America pay twice as you leave. Yeah those dang Canadians have it to good up there  pam4water   Feb-17-11 04:19 AM   #19 
  - Welcome to America, brought to you by Carl's Jr. Burger  ixion   Feb-17-11 04:46 AM   #20 
  - Letting the Bush tax cuts expire would have brought in 700 times that amount.  RUMMYisFROSTED   Feb-17-11 09:20 AM   #22 
  - God! This country is turning exactly into the place I thought it would. A shit Disneyland.  Gregorian   Feb-17-11 11:46 AM   #23 
  - Don't the majority of Canadians entering the US consist of "snow-birds?"  superduperfarleft   Feb-17-11 11:54 AM   #24 
  - Here's your 550 unrolled pennies...  Earth_First   Feb-17-11 12:03 PM   #25 

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