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polichick Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-13-09 04:31 PM
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12. But it sure is refreshing to blame Reagan and the DLC...
Actually, they were referring to when greed became cool, so to speak.
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  -Tweety and guests just blamed REAGAN AND THE DLC for this era of GREED polichick  Mar-13-09 04:16 PM   #0 
  - Robert Kaiser from the Washington Post  GentryDixon   Mar-13-09 04:22 PM   #1 
  - Thanks! I was multitasking and want to read more from him...  polichick   Mar-13-09 04:23 PM   #2 
     - His book sounds very interesting.  GentryDixon   Mar-13-09 04:26 PM   #3 
     - Just saw it - looks good!  polichick   Mar-13-09 04:27 PM   #6 
        - I just ordered the book from Amazon.  GentryDixon   Mar-13-09 05:11 PM   #17 
           - You'll have to start a thread when you've read it - fill us in!  polichick   Mar-13-09 05:14 PM   #18 
     - Here is the book he wrote:  Pirate Smile   Mar-13-09 04:26 PM   #5 
        - Thanks - I was editing my post with this as you posted!  polichick   Mar-13-09 04:27 PM   #7 
  - They blamed REAGAN?!?!?!?!?  SacredCow   Mar-13-09 04:26 PM   #4 
  - They were asking when did greed become "good". Their answer was Reagan.  Pirate Smile   Mar-13-09 04:27 PM   #8 
  - First Kaiser brought up "the 80s" and then Reagan's name was mentioned...  polichick   Mar-13-09 04:28 PM   #9 
  - as far as i'm concerned, there's enough blame to go around.  ejpoeta   Mar-13-09 04:28 PM   #10 
  - But it sure is refreshing to blame Reagan and the DLC...  polichick   Mar-13-09 04:31 PM   #12 
     - yep. And the funniest thing to me is how people who think government is bad  ejpoeta   Mar-13-09 04:55 PM   #14 
  - 1985 movie Wall Street, Gordon Gecko, "Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.."  uponit7771   Mar-13-09 04:30 PM   #11 
  - Ah-hah!  polichick   Mar-13-09 04:31 PM   #13 
  - Yes, I surmise that "The Reagan Democrats" who remained greedy morphed into the DLC. n/t  ShortnFiery   Mar-13-09 04:58 PM   #15 
  - Bet you're right!  polichick   Mar-13-09 05:01 PM   #16 
  - A K&R for Robert Kaiser  Elidor   Mar-13-09 07:27 PM   #19 
  - Same here (nt)  sampsonblk   Mar-13-09 07:43 PM   #20 
  - Are we SURE Tweety isn't running for the Senate?  Sebastian Doyle   Mar-13-09 07:48 PM   #21 
     - I think he's trying to atone for his sins - or maybe just hang out with the popular kids. :)  polichick   Mar-13-09 07:53 PM   #22 
 

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