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BlueJazz Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Sep-23-03 08:48 AM
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5. I call Republicans "Borrow and spend" people.
It's far worse to borrow money and pay interest then to just tax yourself and spend it.

You would think that many people would be extremely opposed to borrowing money on a national scale
after seeing how much interest they have to pay on credit cards every year.
Seems like they just don't put the two together.
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  -"Damned tax & spend liberals!!" (Republican mantra) Flying_Pig  Sep-23-03 08:33 AM   #0 
  - I prefer "deficit and spend" Republicans  RobertSeattle   Sep-23-03 08:42 AM   #1 
  - "Red Ink Republicans" - "Borrow and Spend" pubbies  WhoCountsTheVotes   Sep-23-03 09:15 AM   #12 
  - Red Ink Republicans  ProfessorGAC   Sep-23-03 08:44 AM   #2 
  - I like those...  Flying_Pig   Sep-23-03 09:06 AM   #9 
  - you are right, we need something that rings nicely with the average joe...  burr   Sep-23-03 09:44 AM   #16 
  - I prefer "Attacks and Spend Republicans"  AWD   Sep-23-03 08:46 AM   #3 
  - the Prentagon missing trillions is a spin - a myth - but I agree with  papau   Sep-23-03 08:47 AM   #4 
  - I call Republicans "Borrow and spend" people.  Radicalliberal   Sep-23-03 08:48 AM   #5 
  - credit card Republicans; borrow and spend Republicans;  w4rma   Sep-23-03 08:53 AM   #6 
  - Sweatshop conservatives  fed2dneck   Sep-23-03 09:48 AM   #18 
  - Ask... what is the debt liability of each living American  salin   Sep-23-03 08:55 AM   #7 
  - Cuts like a knife....  Flying_Pig   Sep-23-03 09:04 AM   #8 
     - Check this one out  salin   Sep-23-03 09:09 AM   #10 
        - which is realted to this one:  salin   Sep-23-03 09:13 AM   #11 
           - After reading those Salin, my just eaten breakfast feels like a volcano...  Flying_Pig   Sep-23-03 09:55 AM   #19 
  - "Birth Tax" is great!  baldguy   Sep-23-03 09:19 AM   #13 
  - why don't they hire your for commericals!  WhoCountsTheVotes   Sep-23-03 09:28 AM   #15 
  - Excellent!  Flying_Pig   Sep-23-03 09:57 AM   #20 
  - I Say, "Raise Taxes on the Wealthy"  Yavin4   Sep-23-03 09:26 AM   #14 
  - Works for me!  Flying_Pig   Sep-23-03 09:47 AM   #17 
  - What is wealthy?  rotanilloc   Sep-23-03 11:16 AM   #21 
     - How do you know your boss's income?  RobertSeattle   Sep-23-03 11:29 AM   #22 
     - re: "How do you know your boss's income?"  rotanilloc   Sep-23-03 11:46 AM   #24 
        - Interesting  RobertSeattle   Sep-23-03 12:36 PM   #27 
     - Just keeping repeating it, over and over.  denverbill   Sep-23-03 11:59 AM   #25 
     - re: just keep repeating it over and over  rotanilloc   Sep-23-03 12:13 PM   #26 
        - Oh good grief.  denverbill   Sep-23-03 12:41 PM   #29 
     - short term vs long term costs.  salin   Sep-23-03 12:59 PM   #30 
  - Federal spending has increased by 16.5% in each year  fizzana   Sep-23-03 11:33 AM   #23 
  - Low Wage, borrow and spend, Feed the rich, eat the poor Republicans  LeftHander   Sep-23-03 12:38 PM   #28 
  - Iraq infrastructure  sandnsea   Sep-23-03 01:00 PM   #31 

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