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cally Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jan-19-05 02:13 PM
Response to Reply #31
34. So what's your guess?
You're the expert. Tell me about economic boycotts. Tell me about emails and support. Give some evidence. I posted in support of a boycott. I never indicated that I could predict the outcome. You asked for a guess. I gave you one. A GUESS. A GUESS..not a prediction. Do you know the difference. I DO. After your second question????, I realized you were trying to set me up. No thanks.

LOL...I'm just not that stupid to be set up a second time. If you are so expert, then you give your predictions or your guess. BTW, if it's a guess, then you need to prove it because I'm planning to interpret guesses the same way you do.

Look up the definition of a guess.
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  -Will you spend a dime tomorrow? cally  Jan-19-05 12:39 PM   #0 
  - Not just no...  redqueen   Jan-19-05 12:40 PM   #1 
  - Since we'll all need stuff eventually, I don't think it will really matter  MercutioATC   Jan-19-05 12:40 PM   #2 
  - How about another option:  trotsky   Jan-19-05 12:41 PM   #3 
  - I think that's covered by the "whatever" option..nt  cally   Jan-19-05 12:43 PM   #5 
  - I disagree.  trotsky   Jan-19-05 12:47 PM   #9 
     - I agree with you.  Left Is Write   Jan-19-05 01:42 PM   #19 
  - that gets my vote.  CarpeVeritas   Jan-19-05 12:43 PM   #6 
  - Not a very effective boycott..  Spider Jerusalem   Jan-19-05 12:42 PM   #4 
  - I disagree  cally   Jan-19-05 12:45 PM   #8 
     - A one-day hit in sales averages out over a month to nothing.  Spider Jerusalem   Jan-19-05 12:48 PM   #10 
        - Do you really believe that  cally   Jan-19-05 12:51 PM   #12 
           - Is this just a DU boycott? How many people  Squatch   Jan-19-05 01:42 PM   #18 
              - It's not just DU  cally   Jan-19-05 01:44 PM   #22 
                 - Take a guess.  Squatch   Jan-19-05 01:46 PM   #23 
                    - One to two percent drop in spending  cally   Jan-19-05 01:56 PM   #28 
                       - No...take a guess at the number of people.  Squatch   Jan-19-05 01:57 PM   #29 
                          - No...I'm have no knowledge to base a guess on  cally   Jan-19-05 01:58 PM   #30 
                             - LOL...  Squatch   Jan-19-05 02:07 PM   #31 
                                - So what's your guess?  cally   Jan-19-05 02:13 PM   #34 
                                   - Successful boycotts are long-term.  trotsky   Jan-19-05 02:55 PM   #39 
                                      - Just ask Bill O'Reilly about sucessful boycotts....  stlchic   Jan-19-05 03:05 PM   #44 
  - yes, i don't think that short-term boycotts do anything other than to  StopTheMorans   Jan-19-05 12:43 PM   #7 
  - It will be as sucessful as the proposed "gas out" in May 2004  stlchic   Jan-19-05 12:58 PM   #14 
  - You're Right... It's An Empty Gesture That Accomplishes Nothing.  arwalden   Jan-19-05 01:44 PM   #20 
  - I will not be curbing my spending habits tomorrow.  Garage Queen   Jan-19-05 12:49 PM   #11 
  - I might have to get groceries (I'm not dying for the fracker), but I WILL  HypnoToad   Jan-19-05 12:53 PM   #13 
  - That I can do.  Left Is Write   Jan-19-05 01:44 PM   #21 
  - No spending tomorrow, and I'm committed to buying blue and  tnlefty   Jan-19-05 12:59 PM   #15 
  - A much more effective method  Jeff in Cincinnati   Jan-19-05 02:31 PM   #36 
  - No. I don't have a dime. eom  Bertha Venation   Jan-19-05 01:00 PM   #16 
  - I haven't spent any money since the beginning of the month  EC   Jan-19-05 01:39 PM   #17 
  - Not one dime.  Confound W   Jan-19-05 01:49 PM   #24 
  - I will not spend ANY money tomorrow  Butterflies   Jan-19-05 01:51 PM   #25 
  - I have customers who depend on me  ClassicDem   Jan-19-05 01:52 PM   #26 
  - Umm I have to  JohnKleeb   Jan-19-05 01:55 PM   #27 
  - Can I spend the blessed ones and not the damned dimes?  KurtNYC   Jan-19-05 02:08 PM   #32 
  - I'll spend money, but I won't flush the toilet at work after #2  TXlib   Jan-19-05 02:10 PM   #33 
  - I'll try, but it's hard to resist coffee  NewJeffCT   Jan-19-05 02:15 PM   #35 
  - I don't really boycott anything, except Domino's Pizza  noonwitch   Jan-19-05 02:35 PM   #37 
  - Nope, I'm participating in the boycott  mvd   Jan-19-05 02:45 PM   #38 
  - I think that's the reason why I don't see the point...  stlchic   Jan-19-05 03:01 PM   #42 
     - Well, it's to protest Bush's extravagance  mvd   Jan-19-05 03:09 PM   #45 
  - I will not spend any of my money, nor will I spend any  myrna minx   Jan-19-05 02:57 PM   #40 
  - I will only spend at local mom and pop stores  Beaverhausen   Jan-19-05 03:00 PM   #41 
  - So we can still spend $.09?  Endangered Specie   Jan-19-05 03:04 PM   #43 
  - nope  trof   Jan-19-05 03:23 PM   #46 
  - Whatever isn't bought tomorrow, will be made up for on the next day.  Carson   Jan-19-05 03:52 PM   #47 
  - Not one dime!  GTRMAN   Jan-19-05 04:11 PM   #48 
  - I will  Champ   Jan-19-05 04:12 PM   #49 
  - It will mostly hit the service industry. (nt)  El Fuego   Jan-19-05 04:32 PM   #50 
  - I usually buy a can of pop at work, but tomorrow I'll drink water..  B Calm   Jan-19-05 04:42 PM   #51 
  - A qualified NO  peacefreak   Jan-19-05 04:51 PM   #52 
  - I completely understand  mvd   Jan-19-05 05:04 PM   #54 
  - I'll join the Not-a-Dimers tomorrow, but  GoddessOfGuinness   Jan-19-05 04:58 PM   #53 
  - I'll be spending the day at the Jazz Funeral for Democracy  funkybutt   Jan-19-05 05:26 PM   #55 
  - It IS largely symbolic, but...  InvisibleTouch   Jan-19-05 05:43 PM   #56 
  - My car crapped out  kiraboo   Jan-19-05 05:45 PM   #57 
 

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