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madfloridian Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jun-04-06 12:02 PM
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7. Hubby just exploded...said it was developed with our "effing" tax money.
This makes me furious, and it scares me. The forecasters have depended a lot on that technology.
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  -Hurricane forecasts losing major tool to private enterprise...scary stuff. madfloridian  Jun-04-06 11:48 AM   #0 
  - Santorum must be thrilled.  Kagemusha   Jun-04-06 11:50 AM   #1 
  - He has to protect "Accu-Weather", a PA company  Patiod   Jun-04-06 12:49 PM   #12 
  - Isn't Santorum behind this train wreck?  TomInTib   Jun-04-06 11:50 AM   #2 
  - It took me a few minutes to find Tricky Rick's bill.  unhappycamper   Jun-04-06 12:01 PM   #6 
  - WTF? Pretty soon we will be charged money if we look outside to  alfredo   Jun-04-06 11:51 AM   #3 
  - That's disgusting -- But typical of America after the last 30 years  Armstead   Jun-04-06 11:52 AM   #4 
  - They received federal grants for that program to provide to NHC  madfloridian   Jun-04-06 12:19 PM   #8 
     - Oops...meant to respond to orginal poster---moving this post  Minnesota_Lib   Jun-04-06 12:37 PM   #10 
  - I'll bet this ties in somehow with Tricky Rick's  unhappycamper   Jun-04-06 11:59 AM   #5 
  - Hubby just exploded...said it was developed with our "effing" tax money.  madfloridian   Jun-04-06 12:02 PM   #7 
  - That's what taxpayers are good for!  acmejack   Jun-04-06 12:24 PM   #9 
  - More than likely this was sold for pennies on the dollar  Robbien   Jun-04-06 12:50 PM   #13 
     - Considering that one of WPs management team, Joel K. Sivillo,...  Minnesota_Lib   Jun-04-06 01:05 PM   #16 
        - Could you post a little more of the article? Subscription only.  madfloridian   Jun-04-06 03:59 PM   #19 
           - I found it via Google. It is just an article written by Sivillo that...  Minnesota_Lib   Jun-04-06 04:50 PM   #20 
              - Thanks, I agree something is very wrong.  madfloridian   Jun-04-06 05:42 PM   #21 
  - Weather Predict's CEO puts profits over people's lives.....  Minnesota_Lib   Jun-04-06 12:44 PM   #11 
  - Outrageous.....taxpayer and grant money went to that guy?  madfloridian   Jun-04-06 12:52 PM   #14 
     - "Some also pay a share of the profits the forecasts earns them.."  Minnesota_Lib   Jun-04-06 12:58 PM   #15 
     - This is the equivalent of HUD building public housing and then....  Armstead   Jun-05-06 10:47 AM   #26 
  - "Hurricane approaching! Do you need to evacuate? Pay $100.00 to find out."  Jara sang   Jun-04-06 01:08 PM   #17 
  - Can any action be taken? Taxpayer did pay for this, right?  halobeam   Jun-04-06 02:20 PM   #18 
  - this is why we need eminent domain folks  pitohui   Jun-04-06 06:01 PM   #22 
  - Time for preventive pre-emptive eminent domain  bananas   Jun-05-06 03:23 AM   #25 
  - Jesus! WTF is wrong with these people?  intheflow   Jun-04-06 10:11 PM   #23 
  - This is criminal. People are going to die because of this decision.  The Backlash Cometh   Jun-04-06 10:37 PM   #24 

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