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81. Wow, a moment of complete sanity. Thank you.
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  -Game changer. Obama better get a handle on this fast. The Resolution Trust revival. Neshanic  Sep-18-08 03:00 PM   #0 
  - Your concern is touching. nt  babylonsister   Sep-18-08 03:01 PM   #1 
  - It is said  H2O Man   Sep-18-08 03:03 PM   #5 
  - Hi, H20 Man.  babylonsister   Sep-18-08 03:06 PM   #7 
     - Hello.  H2O Man   Sep-18-08 03:34 PM   #80 
  - It touched me.  RUMMYisFROSTED   Sep-18-08 03:22 PM   #48 
  - Knowing the history of the  H2O Man   Sep-18-08 03:23 PM   #50 
  - Indeed.  RUMMYisFROSTED   Sep-18-08 03:26 PM   #59 
  - It touched me as well...  RichGirl   Sep-18-08 04:23 PM   #131 
  - It's obvious our only hope is to replace Obama with a different nominee.  dmsRoar   Sep-18-08 03:28 PM   # 
  - We simply have to.  H2O Man   Sep-18-08 03:29 PM   #64 
  - Yes, the situation is becoming critical. Nuh uh, can't have that. nt  babylonsister   Sep-18-08 03:34 PM   #79 
  - .  izzybeans   Sep-18-08 04:45 PM   #144 
     - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Sep-18-08 04:59 PM   #154 
  - What are you referring to? n/t  AFSCME girl   Sep-18-08 03:02 PM   #2 
  - I second this question n/t  Phoonzang   Sep-18-08 03:03 PM   #6 
  - Hi Phoonzang....  AFSCME girl   Sep-18-08 03:06 PM   #8 
  - Funny getting unconcerns from people who don't know history.  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 03:09 PM   #15 
  - Don't tell me what I know  AFSCME girl   Sep-18-08 03:16 PM   #31 
     - And do not come out swinging without thinking.  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 03:18 PM   #37 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-18-08 03:21 PM   #44 
           - Well I have been here a long time also, and you are completely wrong about me.  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 03:28 PM   #63 
              - Apparently, I'm not...  AFSCME girl   Sep-18-08 03:35 PM   #83 
                 - OK it's not one. See? Simple.  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 03:38 PM   #91 
                    - Another word to the wise,  AFSCME girl   Sep-18-08 03:46 PM   #98 
  - Thirded  CreekDog   Sep-18-08 03:18 PM   #38 
  - I haven't been so worried since the greek columns.  Bornaginhooligan   Sep-18-08 03:02 PM   #3 
  - To all above, it is charming, your complete obliviousness to this very big thing.  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 03:07 PM   #10 
     - You said the same thing about the greek columns.  Bornaginhooligan   Sep-18-08 03:09 PM   #14 
     - They nade it into a commercial did they not? But this...read up before you respond.  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 03:10 PM   #17 
     - I don't know, did they?  Bornaginhooligan   Sep-18-08 03:12 PM   #20 
        - Yes they did. Read up on the RTC and the looting that ensued.  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 03:13 PM   #21 
           - I too busy studying about ionic, doric, and corinthian columns.  Bornaginhooligan   Sep-18-08 03:14 PM   #23 
              - Architecture requires an open mind, I suggest you stay out of the field.  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 03:15 PM   #27 
     - Ah, that's what it was. It's weekly death-knell reportage has been failing so miserably  blondeatlast   Sep-18-08 03:15 PM   #29 
        - And, of course, there was the VP announcement by pager.  Bornaginhooligan   Sep-18-08 03:16 PM   #33 
     - it is very, very, very unlikely that this poses any threat to Obama  cali   Sep-18-08 03:30 PM   #66 
     - His position on this will be, will he back it, or not? It poses quite a dilema.  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 03:33 PM   #77 
     - How many times can you be wrong before you are embarrassed?  alcibiades_mystery   Sep-18-08 04:54 PM   #151 
  - It's a perfect opening for comparing this debacle to the Savings and Loan scandal  IWantAnyDem   Sep-18-08 03:03 PM   #4 
  - He is going to be asked point blank. "Do you want an RTC?"  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 03:11 PM   #19 
     - And he's going to say...  Jeff In Milwaukee   Sep-18-08 03:57 PM   #114 
        - And that will NOT be the answer that will fly....  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 04:49 PM   #148 
  - Not sure why you would think anyone would take your concern seriously.  Occam Bandage   Sep-18-08 03:07 PM   #9 
  - This is big, REALLY big. Many people remember the RTC fiasco, and  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 03:08 PM   #12 
     - Bigger or smaller than the greek columns?  Occam Bandage   Sep-18-08 03:17 PM   #34 
     - Yes, the Greek columns really sunk the campaign. That was really big, too. I KNOW about the RTC.  blondeatlast   Sep-18-08 03:17 PM   #36 
     - WTF makes you think McCain would have answers for anything?  BrentTaylor   Sep-18-08 03:31 PM   #71 
  - *updates database of concerns*  Fire_brand   Sep-18-08 03:07 PM   #11 
  - LOL....  1corona4u   Sep-18-08 03:09 PM   #16 
  - Game changer. Obama better not get hit by a bus.  DefenseLawyer   Sep-18-08 03:08 PM   #13 
  - I have a fear  H2O Man   Sep-18-08 03:11 PM   #18 
     - LOL  Solomon   Sep-18-08 03:14 PM   #26 
     - I share your concern  DefenseLawyer   Sep-18-08 03:15 PM   #28 
     - Forget Televisions  sudopod   Sep-18-08 03:18 PM   #39 
        - Knowing history,  H2O Man   Sep-18-08 03:22 PM   #49 
        - Those bastards at Acme  DefenseLawyer   Sep-18-08 03:23 PM   #51 
  - How many concern threads have you posted now?  Alexander   Sep-18-08 03:13 PM   #22 
  - Hear it from me, or hear it from someone else...  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 03:14 PM   #24 
     - You'll hear it from the mods soon enough.  Alexander   Sep-18-08 03:20 PM   #43 
  - Your weekly death-knell worry record is pretty crappy. Just saying.  blondeatlast   Sep-18-08 03:14 PM   #25 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Sep-18-08 03:15 PM   #30 
  - Ok, I'll ask...  1corona4u   Sep-18-08 03:16 PM   #32 
  - So without knowing what it is, you post?  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 03:17 PM   #35 
  - The previous poster was ASKING you what it is  Marsala   Sep-18-08 03:19 PM   #40 
  - Two scenarios...  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 03:21 PM   #46 
     - you haven't demonstrated ANY knowledge of this issue or the solution  CreekDog   Sep-18-08 03:30 PM   #67 
        - Because I am not responding to you, does not mean I do not know.  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 04:07 PM   # 
           - not for me, for *anyone* here  CreekDog   Sep-18-08 04:33 PM   #133 
  - He just asked you what it was. And since you haven't provided  JenniferZ   Sep-18-08 03:20 PM   #41 
  - That's because he googled the wrong thing.  dbaker41   Sep-18-08 03:26 PM   #60 
     - Google shows 727,000 results when you search Resolution Trust Corp.  JenniferZ   Sep-18-08 04:09 PM   #126 
  - Paranoid much? She asked for clarification and you snarked back. nt  blondeatlast   Sep-18-08 03:21 PM   #45 
  - you posted without explaining what it is or why it was important  CreekDog   Sep-18-08 03:23 PM   #52 
  - I asked YOU a question. Do you, or do you not, know the answer?  1corona4u   Sep-18-08 03:23 PM   #53 
  - Which of the 727,000 entries for RTC on Google is the one you're  JenniferZ   Sep-18-08 04:09 PM   #124 
  - Essentially the FDIC of the former S&Ls. FDIC took over its functions after it went down in the 80s  Sulawesi   Sep-18-08 03:25 PM   #57 
     - Thank you....  1corona4u   Sep-18-08 03:30 PM   #69 
        - More info here.  ieoeja   Sep-18-08 03:45 PM   #97 
  - You are absolutely right  sudopod   Sep-18-08 03:20 PM   #42 
  - LOL...dare I click...  1corona4u   Sep-18-08 03:25 PM   #56 
  - that uuiU is a dead giveaway, I ain't clicking  foo_bar   Sep-18-08 04:16 PM   #128 
  - IBTL  Sulawesi   Sep-18-08 03:21 PM   #47 
  - I just don't see it  Godhumor   Sep-18-08 03:23 PM   #54 
  - Uh, there is no RTC now....  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 03:24 PM   #55 
     - I am well aware of its history  Godhumor   Sep-18-08 03:28 PM   #62 
  - Ok. Fine.  FVZA_Colonel   Sep-18-08 03:25 PM   #58 
  - Don't be silly, that wasn't the point!  CreekDog   Sep-18-08 03:27 PM   #61 
  - You're going to have to explain that a bit more.  AZBlue   Sep-18-08 03:29 PM   #65 
  - This sure is a weird OP. Gives no information at all. Yet we're  JenniferZ   Sep-18-08 03:33 PM   #75 
     - I laughed. Good one.  Alter Ego   Sep-18-08 03:52 PM   #108 
  - I read this entire thread and I still have no idea what it's about  qanda   Sep-18-08 03:30 PM   #68 
  - look for my last post above, and the one above it explains it.  1corona4u   Sep-18-08 03:32 PM   #73 
  - check this link.  IndependentDem   Sep-18-08 03:35 PM   #82 
  - In What Respect, Charlie?  Beetwasher   Sep-18-08 03:31 PM   #70 
  - RTC is worth some discussion, but I don't see it as a game changer.  MadrasT   Sep-18-08 03:31 PM   #72 
  - "Wonky?" Hardly. This will be the Joe six pack topic.  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 03:36 PM   #84 
  - The OP is CORRECT (this time)  Kurt_and_Hunter   Sep-18-08 03:32 PM   #74 
  - Wow, a moment of complete sanity. Thank you.  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 03:35 PM   #81 
  - Whether he's right or not, he could have prevented the reaction  JenniferZ   Sep-18-08 03:37 PM   #89 
  - ....n/t  AFSCME girl   Sep-18-08 03:48 PM   #101 
  - I fail to see how this poses such a grave threat to the Obama campaign.  cali   Sep-18-08 03:38 PM   #92 
  - Not supporting the OP's alarmist tone, but it's a vital issue of the moment  Kurt_and_Hunter   Sep-18-08 03:55 PM   #110 
     - Ok, Obama if he had the time in the near future, possibly would want  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 04:04 PM   #122 
  - ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^answer here for anyone who was confuzzled by this thread as I was  FarceOfNature   Sep-18-08 03:44 PM   #95 
     - I can't believe it, either. Really shaking my head over this one.  JenniferZ   Sep-18-08 03:46 PM   #99 
     - If I posted the entire item I wanted to post, that would of stopped the attacks?  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 03:52 PM   #107 
        - there's three guaranteed things in life: death taxes and flames on DU  FarceOfNature   Sep-18-08 04:01 PM   #118 
           - Thanks, I appreciate it.  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 04:09 PM   #125 
  - McCain would be better perhaps?  Born_A_Truman   Sep-18-08 03:33 PM   #76 
  - Well that's whom the OP supported anyway, in a thread that is locked  CreekDog   Sep-18-08 03:57 PM   #113 
  - Sooooooo much concern today.  yourguide   Sep-18-08 03:33 PM   #78 
  - Okay I read up on the RTC. I still don't know what this has to do with Obama? n/t  vaberella   Sep-18-08 03:36 PM   #85 
  - Call the Campaign.. QUICKS ! Obama is such a neophyte, he obviously  K Gardner   Sep-18-08 03:37 PM   #86 
  - We're screwn!!!!  Elrond Hubbard   Sep-18-08 03:37 PM   #87 
  - is this what you are talking about?  IndependentDem   Sep-18-08 03:37 PM   #88 
  - Well, I'll be damned--there seems to be a lot of worry over this very issue on the boards today:  blondeatlast   Sep-18-08 03:38 PM   #90 
  - What does it have to do with Obama? I'm really lost. n/t  vaberella   Sep-18-08 03:39 PM   #93 
  - I don't know--I thought maybe the OP was referring to a gaffe or some  wienerdoggie   Sep-18-08 03:49 PM   #102 
  - OMG! What are the chances? It's like...telepathy! Concern from so many!  babylonsister   Sep-18-08 03:40 PM   #94 
  - Once again you have connected a couple of things that I had missed.  JenniferZ   Sep-18-08 03:45 PM   #96 
     - .....  AFSCME girl   Sep-18-08 03:47 PM   #100 
        - I certainly felt better after I said that...  JenniferZ   Sep-18-08 03:52 PM   #106 
  - Well then why aren't you one of his campaign advisors,  Alter Ego   Sep-18-08 03:49 PM   #103 
  - Okay, so is the problem that it was a plan that was proposed by the McCain campaign FIRST...  Curtland1015   Sep-18-08 03:51 PM   #104 
  - NO! I was thinking that a stament on his position would need to be crafted, as this is quite serious  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 03:54 PM   #109 
     - So, as was said in the other topic, why not just come out and say...  Curtland1015   Sep-18-08 04:00 PM   #116 
        - Were you around for the late 80's RTC fiasco? I was, I lived it.  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 04:12 PM   #127 
  - They were talking about this last night on NBC news.  Major Hogwash   Sep-18-08 03:52 PM   #105 
  - Would you PLEASE articulate your concerns  whistler162   Sep-18-08 03:55 PM   #111 
  - ....  AFSCME girl   Sep-18-08 03:56 PM   #112 
  - To all the people who wanted more info...to attack? Without even knowing "RTC"  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 03:57 PM   #115 
  - Why are you being so god damned obtuse?  HughMoran   Sep-18-08 04:02 PM   #119 
  - No, but the attacks were instant. From posters who had to Wiki RTC...  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 04:19 PM   #129 
     - Perhaps you will better define what it is you want to discuss next time  HughMoran   Sep-18-08 04:46 PM   #145 
        - Percieved?  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 04:54 PM   #152 
  - So...your point of this post was not to inform or invite discussion, but to play coy and  wienerdoggie   Sep-18-08 04:02 PM   #120 
  - No I was posting something that I thought would be of use, not instant attack.  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 04:20 PM   #130 
     - When you use terms like "game changer" and "out in front" and "serious trouble", then  wienerdoggie   Sep-18-08 04:30 PM   #132 
        - Agreed. I still don't get this. n/t  vaberella   Sep-18-08 04:35 PM   #134 
        - And Google gives 727,000 hits on RTC. Wonder how long it  JenniferZ   Sep-18-08 04:38 PM   #136 
           - Just spitballing here, but since it is important that Obama be elected, one would think that  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 04:44 PM   #142 
              - Problem is you didn't actually SAY anything. We asked. You didn't  JenniferZ   Sep-18-08 04:48 PM   #146 
  - Well maybe if you were clearer in your message about what your talking about  WI_DEM   Sep-18-08 04:04 PM   #121 
  - Yes, it's me. The messenger.  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 04:38 PM   #137 
  - Google shows 727,000 results when you search Resolution Trust Corp.  JenniferZ   Sep-18-08 04:07 PM   #123 
  - mainly because half the people I was with belived it until I explained the situation to them  AZSlacker   Sep-18-08 04:01 PM   #117 
  - If any are interested, it's kinda like this....  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 04:36 PM   #135 
  - Hey! Context! Background! An explanation! I knew you had it in you!  wienerdoggie   Sep-18-08 04:41 PM   #140 
     - I was going there, but defending against bricks and bats takes time too.  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 04:45 PM   #143 
        - Make it your OP next time, instead of the GDP equivalent of yelling "Fire!" and then  wienerdoggie   Sep-18-08 04:48 PM   #147 
           - The next time I will make a post per your request, and then see how fast theattacks come.  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 04:53 PM   #149 
  - This is the Ishtar of DU threads.  Forkboy   Sep-18-08 04:39 PM   #138 
  - Welcome to the DURTSH  backscatter712   Sep-18-08 04:41 PM   #139 
  - Damn snipes. I KNOW they exist. I just KNOW it.  JenniferZ   Sep-18-08 04:43 PM   #141 
  - How so?  izzybeans   Sep-18-08 04:53 PM   #150 
  - A Serious Reply To The Original Poster  Yavin4   Sep-18-08 04:56 PM   #153 
  - Serious reply...  Neshanic   Sep-18-08 05:05 PM   #155 
  - Locking  The Magistrate   Sep-18-08 05:05 PM   #156 
 

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