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mondo joe Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed May-03-06 09:43 AM
Response to Reply #74
77. LOL - my "free spending" friend.
She an incredibly thrifty person - she can't afford not to be.

Maybe if she ate chemical laden tuna fish you'd think better of her.

How sad.
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  -Sometimes, I loathe the middle class almost as much as the plutocracy entanglement  May-02-06 08:42 PM   #0 
  - Mark Twain nailed it  TomInTib   May-02-06 08:44 PM   #1 
  - Perfect  entanglement   May-02-06 09:36 PM   #17 
  - zinn points out  frankenforpres   May-02-06 08:45 PM   #2 
  - I think that's also in  Nadienne   May-02-06 11:40 PM   #27 
  - And the upper-middle class is the most disgusting part of ...  ShortnFiery   May-03-06 08:04 AM   #45 
  - But some of them are "liberals."  WildEyedLiberal   May-04-06 07:57 PM   #170 
  - i didn't see this post.. what malloy quoted of zinn regarding "obedience"  radio4progressives   May-03-06 11:20 AM   #86 
  - you forgot rude, self-absorbed, incurious, arrogant, prosac-addled  ixion   May-02-06 08:46 PM   #3 
  - I hear ya  AnnieBW   May-02-06 08:49 PM   #4 
  - "Indirectly" on the government's dime?  bunkerbuster1   May-02-06 09:35 PM   #16 
  - He's just exhibit number 210065233 in a nearly endless list  entanglement   May-02-06 09:38 PM   #18 
  - Sorry. Can't join you in your misanthropic rant.  KAZ   May-02-06 08:52 PM   #5 
  - That's because (Nice) birds of a feather, hang together.  BlueJazz   May-02-06 09:09 PM   #9 
  - I don't know about nationwide, but here in Ca most Dems are middle class.  Xithras   May-03-06 12:58 PM   #103 
  - People will behave like any other animal when left with nothing but...  Fridays Child   May-02-06 08:56 PM   #6 
  - To my stepdaughter's great credit, her most famous quote  tmfun   May-02-06 09:50 PM   #22 
     - Smart kid.  Fridays Child   May-02-06 10:45 PM   #24 
  - Whimmies  antiochsdad   May-02-06 08:56 PM   #7 
  - Welcome back  catmandu57   May-03-06 11:38 AM   #92 
  - Where ya from?  0007   May-03-06 08:18 PM   #156 
  - I live in a city full of middle class liberals who...  stumblnrose   May-02-06 08:58 PM   #8 
  - DAMN!  quickesst   May-02-06 09:26 PM   #13 
  - Sounds a lot like Marin and Sonoma counties.  Yollam   May-03-06 12:16 AM   #32 
  - Yet.  KitSileya   May-03-06 08:00 AM   #44 
  - Nicely said.  Yollam   May-03-06 08:20 AM   #54 
  - It's hard to see why you'd WANT people who are already voting like you  mondo joe   May-03-06 11:30 AM   #90 
  - How do they vote?  mondo joe   May-03-06 08:14 AM   #52 
  - Marin and Sonoma Counties are solid democrat.  Yollam   May-03-06 08:24 AM   #55 
     - So they vote solidly democrat but they don't seem to care enough?  mondo joe   May-03-06 08:29 AM   #59 
     - I answered your bait post honestly.  Yollam   May-03-06 09:08 AM   #60 
        - It wasn't "bait". It was, IMO, the relevant question.  mondo joe   May-03-06 09:10 AM   #61 
           - They would consider themselves middle class...  Yollam   May-03-06 09:19 AM   #65 
              - LOL - now you're just making shit up.  mondo joe   May-03-06 09:21 AM   #67 
                 - I am not making shit up.  Yollam   May-03-06 09:25 AM   #68 
                    - Who is talking about what people think they are?  mondo joe   May-03-06 09:29 AM   #70 
                    - (exhale) I have to go now.  Yollam   May-03-06 09:39 AM   #74 
                       - LOL - my "free spending" friend.  mondo joe   May-03-06 09:43 AM   #77 
                          - Nicely Done (nt)  stepnw1f   May-03-06 04:34 PM   #148 
                    - 100k is middle class.  Finder   May-03-06 11:08 AM   #82 
                       - 100K? UPPER middle class is what that is.  TheGoldenRule   May-03-06 11:50 AM   #95 
                       - Please define "middle class: in terms of income. Thank you.  mondo joe   May-03-06 12:55 PM   #101 
                          - Anything over $75K is "upper" middle class in my book.  TheGoldenRule   May-03-06 01:39 PM   #121 
                             - Per person? Per family?  mondo joe   May-03-06 01:42 PM   #123 
                             - That's what I make in NYC, and believe me, I honestly feel like  smirkymonkey   May-04-06 07:51 PM   #169 
                       - See - there they go again.  Yollam   May-03-06 07:50 PM   #153 
                          - Like I keep asking: Please define middle class in terms of household  mondo joe   May-03-06 09:03 PM   #158 
                             - I *AM* talking household income  Yollam   May-03-06 09:06 PM   #159 
                                - Right. So I'm asking: what range do you believe is "middle class"?  mondo joe   May-03-06 09:16 PM   #161 
                                   - This will be very arbitrary, but...  Yollam   May-03-06 09:28 PM   #163 
                                      - I'd go with that set of numbers, more or less.  mondo joe   May-03-06 09:34 PM   #165 
                                         - I love gourmet/organic foods and wines...  Yollam   May-03-06 09:46 PM   #166 
     - Marinites Love Bike Paths But Refuse to Vote for Commuter Rail System  radio4progressives   May-03-06 11:47 AM   #93 
     - wealthy liberals who put up the likes of Dianne Feinstein and Joe Nation  radio4progressives   May-03-06 11:52 AM   #96 
  - Sonoma County Progressive here...  radio4progressives   May-03-06 11:26 AM   #89 
  - Sonoma County has some of the nicest people I've ever met.  Yollam   May-03-06 07:58 PM   #154 
  - Where I come from, those people are considered "Rich"-not in the middle  Dr Fate   May-03-06 01:10 PM   #108 
  - You mean that place where Cindy Sheehan comes from? n/t  Dr Fate   May-03-06 02:51 PM   #139 
  - You should get over your rage with Seattle because folks here don't  mondo joe   May-03-06 12:25 AM   #33 
     - My rage has nothing to do with people  stumblnrose   May-03-06 02:15 AM   #35 
        - LOL! AnD i thought it was because we don't want state taxes - or so you  mondo joe   May-03-06 08:05 AM   #46 
           - No state income tax  stumblnrose   May-03-06 10:37 AM   #80 
              - It may be news to you but there's more to the state than  mondo joe   May-03-06 10:59 AM   #81 
              - That's right.  JulieRB   May-03-06 01:16 PM   #113 
  - Here, here!  Yollam   May-02-06 09:16 PM   # 
  - That is so true  entanglement   May-03-06 12:04 AM   #30 
  - And when was this ever different?  LSdemocrat   May-02-06 09:16 PM   #10 
  - Ah, the middle class.......  Agnomen   May-02-06 09:18 PM   #11 
  - so you believe poor people are noble people  adriennui   May-02-06 09:23 PM   #12 
  - LOL!  Swamp Rat   May-02-06 09:30 PM   #15 
  - Flame you because no where in the post does it say that  treestar   May-02-06 09:42 PM   #20 
  - No, I don't, and there's nothing in my post that says so  entanglement   May-02-06 09:48 PM   #21 
  - Well, *I* like to think I'm noble...  BiggJawn   May-03-06 06:59 AM   #40 
  - Exactly who are we talking about here?  Dr Fate   May-02-06 09:26 PM   #14 
  - They elect the boobs in Washington, Pretzeldent and Congress  treestar   May-02-06 09:42 PM   #19 
  - A quote from Willie Brown, re: Eugene McArthy  tmfun   May-02-06 09:58 PM   #23 
  - Exactly Right!  novalib   May-03-06 07:43 AM   #42 
  - THEY do?  mondo joe   May-03-06 08:27 AM   #58 
  - Sounds like you're talking about the Top 1%, not the....  Media_Lies_Daily   May-02-06 10:53 PM   #25 
  - The middle class shouldn't be defined solely by economic measures, IMHO  entanglement   May-03-06 12:32 AM   #34 
     - The Middle Class has historically been a barrier to attempts by....  Media_Lies_Daily   May-03-06 08:09 AM   #48 
     - Then by all means, define "class" as anything other than "class", though  mondo joe   May-03-06 08:13 AM   #51 
  - Well, keep fighting...  TygrBright   May-02-06 11:36 PM   #26 
  - Meaningless?  ShortnFiery   May-03-06 08:16 AM   #53 
     - Meaningless for the purpose of MORAL judgments...  TygrBright   May-03-06 09:15 AM   #63 
  - Agree and disagree.  quantessd   May-02-06 11:59 PM   #28 
  - See this link  entanglement   May-03-06 03:13 AM   #39 
  - The steadily decreasing middle class... n/t  misternormal   May-03-06 12:00 AM   #29 
  - Another Evita moment  LittleClarkie   May-03-06 12:06 AM   #31 
  - Oh yes, Evita in her furs and diamonds far too good for lowly bourgeois  American Tragedy   May-03-06 09:32 PM   #164 
  - We should start a Misanthropracy  rucky   May-03-06 02:19 AM   #36 
  - Is this a joke??  bling bling   May-03-06 02:27 AM   #37 
  - Didn't you know, it's fine to stereotype people by middle or upper  mondo joe   May-03-06 08:07 AM   #47 
     - Everyone else does ...  ShortnFiery   May-03-06 08:12 AM   #50 
     - Wow, you're pretty defensive about affluent dems.  Yollam   May-03-06 09:15 AM   #62 
        - I'm pretty defensive of people judged on their income.  mondo joe   May-03-06 09:18 AM   #64 
           - Fair point.  Yollam   May-03-06 09:20 AM   #66 
              - Irrelevant.  mondo joe   May-03-06 09:26 AM   #69 
                 - Democratic party has long been the party of the middle and working classes  Yollam   May-03-06 09:37 AM   #73 
                    - Screwed without the working class?  mondo joe   May-03-06 09:47 AM   #78 
  - the middle class  taught_me_patience   May-03-06 02:39 AM   #38 
  - You'll run into problems because very few Americans  brindis_desala   May-03-06 07:41 AM   #41 
  - I hate to break the news to you..  sendero   May-03-06 07:50 AM   #43 
  - I can't quote any statistics ...  ShortnFiery   May-03-06 08:11 AM   #49 
     - Well, that sure explains the Kennedy family.  dbaker41   May-03-06 01:36 PM   #119 
  - Broad brush much?  MadHound   May-03-06 08:24 AM   #56 
  - Spot On!  Perky   May-03-06 09:36 AM   #72 
  - I didn't say anything about  entanglement   May-03-06 02:05 PM   #128 
     - No, but you certainly implied it  MadHound   May-03-06 03:41 PM   #141 
  - So refreshing to see such a self-righteous...  NaturalHigh   May-03-06 08:26 AM   #57 
  - Yeah but you better learned to love em  Perky   May-03-06 09:33 AM   #71 
  - ARRG- what is this "them" crap- the middle class is US.  Dr Fate   May-03-06 01:08 PM   #107 
     - So what?  entanglement   May-03-06 02:10 PM   #129 
     - Sure you can- but if you recognized that this "attitude" you speak of..  Dr Fate   May-03-06 02:23 PM   #132 
        - Yes, but the middle class by virtue of its size  entanglement   May-03-06 02:31 PM   #135 
           - All the people who were at the war protest I organized were middle class  Dr Fate   May-03-06 02:37 PM   #138 
           - "They were all at a hootnaney singing old labor songs"  WildEyedLiberal   May-04-06 08:29 PM   #173 
           - The middle class isn't a monolith, y'know.  mondo joe   May-03-06 04:29 PM   #145 
     - which is my point I think.  Perky   May-03-06 02:12 PM   #130 
  - Wow, there are so many special people in this thread!  deaniac21   May-03-06 09:39 AM   #75 
  - That's true for many people, regardless of class  rman   May-03-06 09:40 AM   #76 
  - Blame the victims...  porphyrian   May-03-06 10:04 AM   #79 
  - Oh the beauty of Classism first thing in afternoon  insane_cratic_gal   May-03-06 11:12 AM   #83 
  - And i thought "wine drinking sushi eaters" was a Republican slur  mondo joe   May-03-06 11:13 AM   #84 
  - i hear ya! i see a lot of it right here in these threads..  radio4progressives   May-03-06 11:18 AM   #85 
  - Stupidity knows no income level.  Ksec   May-03-06 11:23 AM   #87 
  - Well this attitude will sure got lots of folks interested...  Sammy Pepys   May-03-06 11:26 AM   #88 
  - I agree with the poster ...  ShortnFiery   May-03-06 11:30 AM   #91 
  - Who else can afford the time & money to post on the internet...?  Dr Fate   May-03-06 11:50 AM   #94 
  - Yes! And we've gone all this way without an actual definition  mondo joe   May-03-06 12:54 PM   #99 
  - I know- most of those Marin County & Wine Country people are RICH...  Dr Fate   May-03-06 12:57 PM   #102 
  - See my reply above  entanglement   May-03-06 02:13 PM   #131 
  - Far too many self absorbed and apathetic middle class people  TheGoldenRule   May-03-06 11:55 AM   #97 
  - The middle class are the beneficiaries of Bread and Circuses.  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-03-06 11:56 AM   #98 
  - Please define "middle class" in terms of income.  mondo joe   May-03-06 12:55 PM   #100 
  - It's a matter of attitude rather than income.  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-03-06 01:01 PM   #104 
     - I see- so I can pay my rent & grocery bills with "attitude" now.  Dr Fate   May-03-06 01:05 PM   #106 
     - Isn't that what the OP is talking about? Attitude?  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-03-06 01:13 PM   #111 
        - No, the OP is specifically talking about "Class"- even used the word.  Dr Fate   May-03-06 01:21 PM   #115 
           - Have you ever been homeless? I have.  Tierra_y_Libertad   May-03-06 01:31 PM   #118 
              - Almost. I grew up in a shot-gun house heated with a wood stove.  Dr Fate   May-03-06 01:39 PM   #120 
              - The middle class is indifferent?  mondo joe   May-03-06 01:43 PM   #124 
                 - "The poor" are beyond voting- they are having Marxist "teach ins"  Dr Fate   May-03-06 01:47 PM   #126 
     - Then perhaps you should find a term other than "middle class".  mondo joe   May-03-06 01:39 PM   #122 
  - Many of the "poor" people I see on the bus have I-pods & cell phones...  Dr Fate   May-03-06 01:01 PM   #105 
  - Actually its kind of a sad condescension.....  rinsd   May-03-06 01:21 PM   #116 
  - Is it "The soft bigotry of low expectations" or unrealistic romanticism?  Dr Fate   May-03-06 01:25 PM   #117 
     - ROFL! We love the middle class when Michael Moore talks  mondo joe   May-03-06 01:48 PM   #127 
        - Straw man argument  entanglement   May-03-06 02:23 PM   #133 
           - Middle class culpability- or middle class "attitiude" culpability?  Dr Fate   May-03-06 02:33 PM   #136 
           - self delete  rinsd   May-03-06 03:10 PM   #140 
           - You're not the only poster on this thread.  mondo joe   May-03-06 04:24 PM   #142 
  - You won't get a definition of "middle class" any more than  mondo joe   May-03-06 01:45 PM   #125 
     - you keep bringing this up  frankenforpres   May-04-06 06:55 PM   #168 
  - How do you know?  JulieRB   May-03-06 09:14 PM   #160 
     - Extraordinary, excellent, amazing post  WildEyedLiberal   May-04-06 08:25 PM   #172 
  - I find your post offensive.  debbierlus   May-03-06 01:12 PM   #109 
  - Again the same damn story,  agincourt   May-03-06 01:12 PM   #110 
  - That smug middle class, with their "internet" and "computers"  Dr Fate   May-03-06 01:15 PM   #112 
  - So true  EminenceFront   May-03-06 01:21 PM   #114 
  - How many of these posts are being typed at a Universtiy computer lab?..  Dr Fate   May-03-06 02:29 PM   #134 
  - You made me spit my drink.  mondo joe   May-03-06 04:26 PM   #143 
  - Hey yeah fuck the middle class!  Beelzebud   May-03-06 02:34 PM   #137 
  - There yuo go - we want the middle class votes, we want their  mondo joe   May-03-06 04:27 PM   #144 
  - Dead on!  debbierlus   May-03-06 04:50 PM   #151 
  - He's not an elitist! He hates everyone equally  insane_cratic_gal   May-03-06 04:53 PM   #152 
  - What an incredibly (stupid) stereotypical statement.  NightOwwl   May-03-06 04:31 PM   #146 
  - it will be gone soon enough entanglement  mdmc   May-03-06 04:33 PM   #147 
  - LOL! n/t  Dr Fate   May-03-06 04:47 PM   #149 
     - :-)  mdmc   May-03-06 04:49 PM   #150 
  - You forgot plain ole stupid.  Cobalt Violet   May-03-06 08:00 PM   #155 
  - Yes, and?  HypnoToad   May-03-06 08:20 PM   #157 
  - Don't do that stuff before I've had my coffee  treestar   May-06-06 08:54 PM   #175 
  - What middle class? You mean the middle class, where both ....  Joe Fields   May-03-06 09:24 PM   #162 
  - Yeah, I think she means that one.  Redstone   May-03-06 11:00 PM   #167 
  - I'm middle class and guess what?  MichiganVote   May-04-06 07:59 PM   #171 
  - I hate people with 10 fingers!  JVS   May-06-06 08:49 PM   #174 
 

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