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Captain Hilts Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Dec-04-06 02:23 PM
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5. It's about time. nt
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  -DiCaprio film may hurt diamond demand: analysts deadparrot  Dec-04-06 02:14 PM   #0 
  - Zales to cry us a river.  Deep13   Dec-04-06 02:16 PM   #1 
  - I've always said I've never wanted diamonds  WindRavenX   Dec-04-06 02:17 PM   #2 
  - go american.  antifaschits   Dec-04-06 02:23 PM   #6 
  - we plan to  WindRavenX   Dec-04-06 02:24 PM   #7 
  - I would just like to say that I hope that he knows that he is one lucky  Dhalgren   Dec-04-06 02:32 PM   #13 
  - canary (yellow) diamonds from arkansas  pitohui   Dec-04-06 06:02 PM   #22 
  - Thanks for that information.  Maraya1969   Dec-05-06 10:04 PM   #61 
  - I've always been a fan of emeralds myself  wicket   Dec-04-06 02:27 PM   #10 
  - reminds me of a friend who called to remind me it was her birthday  sui generis   Dec-04-06 02:49 PM   #16 
     - I have a giant white topaz that is very shiny and it makes  bleedingheart   Dec-04-06 03:32 PM   #18 
     - you shouldn't have bought anything rather than buy copper for a metal allergy  pitohui   Dec-04-06 06:05 PM   #23 
        - edited to remove inflammatory subject line  sui generis   Dec-05-06 09:09 AM   #27 
        - and since that other one is headed for deletion  sui generis   Dec-05-06 09:11 AM   #28 
           - you said she was allergic to silver and so you bought her copper  pitohui   Dec-05-06 09:39 PM   #56 
              - you are so full of it  sui generis   Dec-06-06 08:27 AM   #67 
              - and another thing  sui generis   Dec-06-06 08:44 AM   #70 
  - i don't buy tanzanite (from tanzania) for the same reason . . .  ellenfl   Dec-04-06 02:31 PM   #12 
  - I have a friend that owns a Sapphire mine in Australia  Dorian Gray   Dec-05-06 10:28 AM   #31 
  - I've always said any man  jmm   Dec-05-06 09:08 PM   #53 
  - I hardly doubt this will affect anyone buying diamonds....  LynneSin   Dec-04-06 02:20 PM   #3 
  - that's a good point  WindRavenX   Dec-04-06 02:25 PM   #8 
  - Although have you noticed SUV sales have dropped dramatically since those films came out?  MN Against Bush   Dec-05-06 08:54 PM   #50 
  - If nothing else this gives exposure to the issue  jmm   Dec-05-06 09:14 PM   #55 
  - I think a lot of people are starting to change their ways. I have always  Maraya1969   Dec-05-06 10:11 PM   #62 
  - deBeers is in the forest, de bear is in the tree, de beas is on the loose  antifaschits   Dec-04-06 02:22 PM   #4 
  - And yet Rhodes scholarships are considered an academic honor.  shain from kane   Dec-04-06 02:47 PM   #15 
  - And, how is it that one single companey  Dorian Gray   Dec-05-06 10:32 AM   #32 
  - It's about time. nt  MookieWilson   Dec-04-06 02:23 PM   #5 
  - Hopefully it'll hurt Pat Robertson too. n/t  tridim   Dec-04-06 02:25 PM   #9 
  - yeah, Roberts ...I hope he suffers ...the hypocritical Xtian bastard  NVMojo   Dec-04-06 02:42 PM   #14 
  - I thought that was the ENTIRE point of even making this movie, cause  angstlessk   Dec-04-06 02:29 PM   #11 
  - Get Canadian diamonds  amybhole   Dec-04-06 03:25 PM   #17 
  - It's about time this issue got some attention  Ayesha   Dec-04-06 03:45 PM   #19 
  - Well, it's about fucking time.  porphyrian   Dec-04-06 03:46 PM   #20 
  - GOOD, I sure hope so  Raine   Dec-04-06 05:29 PM   #21 
  - Agreed. What's so great about them?  OnionPatch   Dec-05-06 10:39 AM   #33 
     - It depends on what stones you are talking about, but diamonds have the most corporate control  MN Against Bush   Dec-05-06 09:01 PM   #51 
     - dispersion (brightness) and hardness and above all marketing  pitohui   Dec-05-06 09:56 PM   #58 
  - Good. I've been telling people about this for the last  Ilsa   Dec-04-06 06:05 PM   #24 
  - oh, we can't have that!  Lisa   Dec-04-06 06:12 PM   #25 
  - Good/nt  nam78_two   Dec-04-06 06:14 PM   #26 
  - Fuck DeBeers. Fuck Zales. Fuck them all.  Selatius   Dec-05-06 09:14 AM   #29 
  - Diamonds seem dated, very Mamie Eisenhower  stanwyck   Dec-05-06 09:20 AM   #30 
  - Here's a good link about diamonds  quantessd   Dec-05-06 01:31 PM   #34 
  - They are sold on the streets in Zimbabwe.  Virginian   Dec-06-06 03:24 AM   #65 
  - GOOD!  warrens   Dec-05-06 01:32 PM   #35 
  - Yeah, and fuel-efficient cars hurt gas companies.  ComerPerro   Dec-05-06 01:35 PM   #36 
  - Zircon crystals look just like diamonds are a re a hell of a lot cheaper.  Odin2005   Dec-05-06 02:04 PM   #37 
  - You mean like, cubic zirconium is 99.99% cheaper?  quantessd   Dec-06-06 12:58 AM   #64 
  - "Modest and brief"  The Backlash Cometh   Dec-05-06 02:15 PM   #38 
  - Fraid so.. some will say.."oh, that's a shame", and then get on the phone  SoCalDem   Dec-05-06 02:22 PM   #40 
  - Diamonds suck as badly as DiCrappio's fake Rhodesian accent.  Alexander   Dec-05-06 02:18 PM   #39 
  - FFS! Its not HIS film he's just an actor so why is he getting the blame?  951-Riverside   Dec-05-06 02:24 PM   #41 
  - Both DiCaprio and the filmmakers deserve credit, not blame  MN Against Bush   Dec-05-06 09:05 PM   #52 
  - What about white sapphires?  DesertedRose   Dec-05-06 02:48 PM   #42 
  - white sapphires, that's a good question  pitohui   Dec-05-06 09:49 PM   #57 
  - people should buy antique 'used' diamonds and change the settings  bunny planet   Dec-05-06 02:53 PM   #43 
  - I've noticed Canadian diamonds being advertised lately.  Lisa0825   Dec-05-06 03:05 PM   #44 
  - Canadian diamonds are laser engraved with a serial number, ...  gbrooks   Dec-05-06 03:17 PM   #45 
  - As a former jeweler, it's my opinion that the diamond business is a highly manipulated market.  Straight Shooter   Dec-05-06 03:44 PM   #46 
  - i love the picture jaspers  pitohui   Dec-05-06 09:59 PM   #59 
  - Diamonds are overrated anyway.  DarkTirade   Dec-05-06 06:43 PM   #47 
  - The only diamonds I own are the ones in my engagement  mohinoaklawnillinois   Dec-05-06 07:00 PM   #48 
  - My engagement ring had my birthstone - an aquamarine  hedgehog   Dec-05-06 07:12 PM   #49 
  - Hoping to hell it does. It's about time the spotlight was focused  blondeatlast   Dec-05-06 09:10 PM   #54 
  - I feel like I don't ever want a diamond again. I am keeping the one that  Maraya1969   Dec-05-06 10:02 PM   #60 
  - Diamonds are so overrated, I HATE those commercials  Montauk6   Dec-05-06 10:19 PM   #63 
  - Reality has an anti-capitalist bias  rman   Dec-06-06 04:21 AM   #66 
  - good  talk hard   Dec-06-06 08:28 AM   #68 
  - One just has to be selective about buying diamonds.  noonwitch   Dec-06-06 08:31 AM   #69 
     - But if you do you are bidding up the price of all diamonds -  AngryAmish   Dec-06-06 08:57 AM   #71 

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