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zulchzulu Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Dec-18-04 07:40 PM
Response to Reply #38
41. Yeah...but.....it will.....never....happen
Edited on Sat Dec-18-04 07:40 PM by zulchzulu
If you think there is even the slightest chance that maximum wage constraints would happen in our lifetime, I can only offer the best of cheer for the holiday.

And pass that joint...
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  -What exactly is meant by: 'going too far to the left'? Q  Dec-18-04 08:19 AM   #0 
  - Short of advocating a command-economy, banning private ownership or  brainshrub   Dec-18-04 08:22 AM   #1 
  - I wonder if it's...  Q   Dec-18-04 08:38 AM   #3 
  - Going too far to the left:  robcon   Dec-18-04 08:36 AM   #2 
  - and the difference is?  Yuugal   Dec-18-04 08:42 AM   #4 
  - The Minute Men never attacked civilians, even Tories.  robcon   Dec-18-04 08:46 AM   #7 
     - The Minute Men sure as heck did burn houses.  brainshrub   Dec-18-04 09:04 AM   #11 
     - Amen, good analysis  sampsonblk   Dec-18-04 10:49 AM   #19 
     - perhaps...  MAlibdem   Dec-19-04 12:30 AM   #49 
        - It's not about values--  eridani   Dec-19-04 01:16 AM   #52 
     - But why would it mean one is a left wing extremist...  Q   Dec-18-04 09:07 AM   #12 
     - I'd rather be an extremist than brainwashed  Yuugal   Dec-18-04 09:27 AM   #15 
        - nope  jellybelly   Dec-19-04 10:47 PM   #66 
  - So going too far to the left is agreeing with someone...  Q   Dec-18-04 08:47 AM   # 
  - huh?  wyldwolf   Dec-18-04 08:43 AM   #5 
  - cool, you're online.  ulysses   Dec-18-04 08:45 AM   #6 
  - ulysses, despite our differences...  wyldwolf   Dec-18-04 08:48 AM   #9 
  - I saw this phrase again just this morning on another thread...  Q   Dec-18-04 08:50 AM   #10 
  - was it used "repeatedly" in that thread?  wyldwolf   Dec-18-04 09:29 AM   #16 
  - And every time you ask a DLCer to answer  DireStrike   Dec-19-04 07:28 PM   #63 
  - I don't think there is a clear definition even by the people who use the  Cheswick2.0   Dec-18-04 08:47 AM   #8 
  - In other words they're responding to the framing by the RWingers...  Q   Dec-18-04 09:15 AM   #13 
  - Supporting ANY social services, business regulations or religious freedom  PurityOfEssence   Dec-18-04 09:17 AM   #14 
  - Wow- Did Clinton Advocate All That  DemocratSinceBirth   Dec-18-04 09:32 AM   #17 
  - It was the only game in town  PurityOfEssence   Dec-18-04 11:09 AM   #21 
     - I have to agree, Purity of Essence  Lydia Leftcoast   Dec-19-04 12:34 AM   #50 
     - Politics and showbiz share some scary traits  PurityOfEssence   Dec-19-04 10:13 PM   #65 
     - Clinton Has Had Women Trying To Get Into His Pants All His Life  DemocratSinceBirth   Dec-20-04 09:12 AM   #74 
     - Correct!  ElectroPrincess   Dec-20-04 09:19 AM   #75 
  - ridiculous  wyldwolf   Dec-18-04 02:10 PM   #26 
  - Here are some...  zulchzulu   Dec-18-04 10:26 AM   #18 
  - Most of those are RWing positions, exaggerations....  Q   Dec-18-04 01:51 PM   #24 
     - Explanations about these "positions"  zulchzulu   Dec-18-04 06:07 PM   #33 
        - OK, let me see if I can rectify some of these mispositions...  Solon   Dec-18-04 06:34 PM   #34 
        - Please realize many of these "positions" are meant to be stereotypes  zulchzulu   Dec-18-04 06:38 PM   #35 
           - Over sensitive I think...  Solon   Dec-18-04 06:44 PM   #36 
           - What makes you think this thread was meant to be 'funny'?  Q   Dec-19-04 07:07 AM   #56 
        - maximum wage constraints ...  welshTerrier2   Dec-18-04 06:58 PM   #38 
        - Yeah...but.....it will.....never....happen  zulchzulu   Dec-18-04 07:40 PM   #41 
        - i made no statement about the politics or the practicalities ...  welshTerrier2   Dec-18-04 07:50 PM   #42 
           - I don't believe in a "maximum wage constraint"...sorry, my bad...  zulchzulu   Dec-18-04 10:12 PM   #46 
              - no problem ...  welshTerrier2   Dec-18-04 10:37 PM   #47 
                 - Good comments  WhereIsMyFreedom   Dec-19-04 11:49 PM   #68 
        - "they earned their money so they have a right to take advantage of it"  eridani   Dec-19-04 01:26 AM   #53 
        - WE TRIED CAMPAIGN REFORM--  clutchcargo   Dec-19-04 08:33 AM   #57 
           - that's exactly my point ...  welshTerrier2   Dec-19-04 10:52 AM   #59 
        - Hell yeah, all but the last one  BeFree   Dec-18-04 09:04 PM   #44 
        - It's interesting that your first two 'far left' listings...  Q   Dec-19-04 07:03 AM   #55 
  - When you are already standing to the right of Right Field  IndianaGreen   Dec-18-04 10:54 AM   #20 
  - It means doing anything corporate America doesn't like  Radical Activist   Dec-18-04 11:34 AM   #22 
  - This really is the...  Q   Dec-18-04 02:14 PM   #27 
  - It means not pandering to the right and the mythical "middle".  Tierra_y_Libertad   Dec-18-04 01:14 PM   #23 
  - Freepers call the center too far to the left.  genius   Dec-18-04 02:04 PM   #25 
  - DLC (NDOL.org) people would now think Kennedy was way too far to the left  genius   Dec-18-04 02:15 PM   #28 
  - It would be very difficult...  Q   Dec-18-04 02:18 PM   #29 
  - calling for peace and criticizing the invasion of Iraq ...  welshTerrier2   Dec-18-04 02:40 PM   #30 
  - Indeed...the DLC has to literally ignore reality..  Q   Dec-18-04 03:18 PM   #31 
  - standing for something  welshTerrier2   Dec-18-04 04:57 PM   #32 
  - What a way to drive young people out of the Party! True marketing genius!  nightperson   Dec-18-04 06:48 PM   #37 
     - yeah, and old people too ...  welshTerrier2   Dec-18-04 07:08 PM   #39 
        - What's weird is  nightperson   Dec-18-04 07:31 PM   #40 
  - "Moving too far to the left" - the political spectrum maps  housewolf   Dec-18-04 09:01 PM   #43 
  - "Too far?"  BeFree   Dec-18-04 09:26 PM   #45 
  - Well Said  Geek_Girl   Dec-19-04 12:27 AM   #48 
  - simple  m berst   Dec-19-04 01:07 AM   #51 
  - During the trickle-down 80s we called it the I GOT MINE...  Q   Dec-19-04 06:14 AM   #54 
  - "Too far to the Left"  Concerned GA Voter   Dec-19-04 08:38 AM   #58 
  - "too far left" is opposing the DLC(R).  Tierra_y_Libertad   Dec-19-04 11:12 AM   #60 
  - It means, "You actually believe in sticking to your position." God forbid.  tasteblind   Dec-19-04 11:16 AM   #61 
  - A two-party system of government is useless...  Q   Dec-19-04 07:24 PM   #62 
  - "Going to far to the left" is whatever Republicans want it to be  Lydia Leftcoast   Dec-19-04 08:48 PM   #64 
  - being too far-left  jellybelly   Dec-19-04 10:50 PM   #67 
  - Ah-nold and Rudy are nearly there, then.  sonicx   Dec-19-04 11:56 PM   #70 
  - Socialism and the like..  KSAtheist   Dec-19-04 11:55 PM   #69 
  - Why argue stereotypes and straw men?  Q   Dec-20-04 07:36 AM   #72 
     - I'm not arguing with any of this.  KSAtheist   Dec-20-04 12:44 PM   #78 
  - conformity? willing to blend to blandness?  TrustingDog   Dec-20-04 12:10 AM   #71 
  - Anything that is not  LWolf   Dec-20-04 09:06 AM   #73 
  - Having balls.  bunkerbuster1   Dec-20-04 09:44 AM   #76 
  - What good is a leadership that can't attract a majority of followers?  Q   Dec-20-04 10:16 AM   #77 
 

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