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catmandu57 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Nov-16-04 12:52 PM
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19. It's going to come in waves
First off will be a defunding of government programs, say goodbye to the new deal and great society. There will be an increasing emphasis on local government, if you want to feed the hungry or do anything to promote the general welfare of the people, well, either local govt. does it or you go beg at whatever fundy hate factory is sanctioned in your sector.

The circuses will be allowed for a while to placate the masses, but electricity will become scarce, we will be walking more there won't be oil available except for the military and super rich.

We'll desend into psychosis attack our neighnors on pretense, get the shit kicked out of us by the rest of the world, fracture and fall apart.

The line about the dead being the lucky ones is about to come true.
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  - mass genocide. Yes, America will put up with it.  DrWeird   Nov-16-04 12:13 PM   #1 
  - Either...  arwalden   Nov-16-04 12:15 PM   #4 
  - prepare for bush's NUKES!  ElsewheresDaughter   Nov-16-04 12:14 PM   #2 
  - bush will nuke someone  bullimiami   Nov-16-04 12:15 PM   #3 
  - Worst - we try and call N. Korea's bluff and they send a nuke over to HI  Godlesscommieprevert   Nov-16-04 12:19 PM   #5 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-16-04 12:35 PM   #14 
  - Enjoy your life under fascism  Godlesscommieprevert   Nov-16-04 12:37 PM   #17 
  - And on the homeland side of things,  ballcap1776   Nov-16-04 12:35 PM   #15 
  - Armageddon  NoPasaran   Nov-16-04 12:26 PM   #6 
  - Beat me to it!  RBHam   Nov-16-04 12:32 PM   #11 
  - how bad?  ret5hd   Nov-16-04 12:27 PM   #7 
  - "How Bad" depends  Axel   Nov-16-04 12:32 PM   #12 
  - History has already shown  crunchyfrog   Nov-16-04 12:28 PM   #8 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Nov-16-04 12:30 PM   #9 
  - What's The Worst Thing You Can Think Of?  Beetwasher   Nov-16-04 12:31 PM   #10 
  - economic depression and more wars  barb1622000   Nov-16-04 12:33 PM   #13 
  - The worst? WWIII  Warpy   Nov-16-04 12:36 PM   #16 
  - For "most" people, nothing will change  SoCalDem   Nov-16-04 12:46 PM   #18 
  - It's going to come in waves  catmandu57   Nov-16-04 12:52 PM   #19 
  - I lay awake at night thinking about this...  KansDem   Nov-16-04 12:55 PM   #20 
  - I would add that within ten years we see MAJOR  Jen6   Nov-16-04 01:02 PM   #21 
  - Future? think again!  flobee1kenobi   Nov-16-04 01:08 PM   #22 
     - Bark beetles and global warming  Jen6   Nov-16-04 01:51 PM   #32 
  - maybe the extreme right  Hey Zeus   Nov-16-04 01:12 PM   #23 
  - Hi Hey Zeus!!  newyawker99   Nov-16-04 04:16 PM   #44 
  - Purges at home, possibly following a domestic nuke  dpbrown   Nov-16-04 01:14 PM   #24 
  - yes, they're setting us up for that, aren't they?  Nordic   Nov-16-04 01:56 PM   #34 
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  - You know I don't mind the dying  catmandu57   Nov-16-04 01:54 PM   #33 
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  - Terrorist attack. Closed borders. Interment camps. All rights suspended.  Technowitch   Nov-16-04 02:01 PM   #36 
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  - Condi Rice running foreign policy, NeoCons welcome to fill WH postions,  npincus   Nov-16-04 02:31 PM   #39 
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  - Theocracy at home  Zero Gravitas   Nov-16-04 02:43 PM   #43 
 

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