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radio4progressives Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jan-04-06 09:52 PM
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22. Lol! Whew! You really had me going there for a minute...
just until the point where he defeated the Soviet Union and Liberated Nazi Death camps - (i don't know shite about what the Laffer Curve is) I thought i was going to do some serious battle with ya... ;)

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  -Anyone else remember Reagan's Stock Market Crash?? adigal  Jan-04-06 08:45 PM   #0 
  - I do. And I've never really recovered from it, financially.  janeaustin   Jan-04-06 08:47 PM   #1 
  - It took us 15 years to recover  adigal   Jan-04-06 08:49 PM   #3 
  - Oh yeah, I remember it.  Lindacooks   Jan-04-06 08:49 PM   #2 
  - I remember it and  quisp   Jan-04-06 08:58 PM   #4 
  - Thanks for the story  adigal   Jan-04-06 09:04 PM   #8 
  - I remember what I was doing too  InsultComicDog   Jan-04-06 10:04 PM   #27 
  - It happens every generation..  SoCalDem   Jan-05-06 12:17 AM   #35 
  - I remember it too...  AuntiBush   Jan-05-06 05:29 PM   #45 
  - Most certainly  sandnsea   Jan-04-06 09:02 PM   #5 
  - That's funny, some girl I rode home with who was an econ major  HughBeaumont   Jan-05-06 06:45 AM   #39 
     - That's what they say  sandnsea   Jan-05-06 03:25 PM   #40 
  - Rubbish. Never happened. You're just one of those revisionists.  DavidD   Jan-04-06 09:02 PM   #6 
  - Didn't he sell arms to someone too?  adigal   Jan-04-06 09:05 PM   #9 
  - He sold arms to the Founding Fathers  DavidD   Jan-04-06 09:58 PM   #25 
  - Oh. Do you mean those testy Iran-Contra Scandals?  AuntiBush   Jan-05-06 05:32 PM   #46 
     - The Death Squads in El Salvador and Guatemala were just  petgoat   Jan-05-06 06:42 PM   #50 
  - Lol! Whew! You really had me going there for a minute...  radio4progressives   Jan-04-06 09:52 PM   #22 
     - I was hoping it was sufficiently overdone . . . :)  DavidD   Jan-04-06 09:56 PM   #23 
  - I remember it. I remember home mortgage rates over 20%.  FloridaPat   Jan-04-06 09:04 PM   #7 
  - Reagan unemployment figures  Joy Anne   Jan-04-06 09:46 PM   #19 
     - thanks for bringing that up  KT2000   Jan-04-06 11:30 PM   #30 
     - Remember it well  KT2000   Jan-04-06 11:33 PM   #31 
     - I remember that  sandnsea   Jan-04-06 11:39 PM   #32 
  - Interesting that the stock market was tanking until the announcement by  BleedingHeartPatriot   Jan-04-06 09:06 PM   #10 
  - It's Tanking Now...  AuntiBush   Jan-05-06 05:33 PM   #47 
  - Lordy! Do I ever!!  TygrBright   Jan-04-06 09:19 PM   #11 
  - That's amazing - to see your $$ decrease  adigal   Jan-04-06 09:41 PM   #16 
  - Terrible Economy  Jayhawk Lib   Jan-04-06 09:19 PM   #12 
  - I don't remember 87 but I remember 2000-01.  newportdadde   Jan-04-06 09:19 PM   #13 
  - Don't forget the increase in the minimum of  adigal   Jan-04-06 09:42 PM   #17 
  - ugh, i feel like i'm reliving the terrible 80's, the rise of The Christian  chimpsrsmarter   Jan-04-06 09:20 PM   #14 
  - What caused the Stock Market Crash of 1987 ?  EVDebs   Jan-04-06 09:33 PM   #15 
  - Good article - thanks!! n/t  adigal   Jan-04-06 09:42 PM   #18 
  - I remember lots of things reagan brought with him  Ksec   Jan-04-06 09:51 PM   #20 
  - Hmmm...my memory is usually pretty good.  Osito   Jan-05-06 01:48 AM   #36 
     - Real Estate market totally tanked  adigal   Jan-05-06 06:20 AM   #37 
     - And that Reagan was the first to break the unions  adigal   Jan-05-06 06:21 AM   #38 
     - I'll "half-agree" on the unions. On the others, I didn't disagree.  Osito   Jan-05-06 04:39 PM   #41 
     - The decline of the unions started with the ATC firings.  Itchinjim   Jan-05-06 05:16 PM   #43 
        - I was a Steelworker in the late 1960's, and...  Osito   Jan-05-06 08:25 PM   #54 
           - The unions may have been in legal problems of their own making  Itchinjim   Jan-06-06 10:45 AM   #60 
  - I was a freshman in college when it happened  DesertedRose   Jan-04-06 09:52 PM   #21 
  - Was in a teleconferenced college class, another teacher kept coming in  uppityperson   Jan-04-06 09:57 PM   #24 
  - Yep -- The country's mood fell to shit in the late 80's and early 90's  Armstead   Jan-04-06 10:00 PM   #26 
  - Worst one day drop? Yes. Worst Crash? No, the  bbinacan   Jan-04-06 10:26 PM   #28 
  - christ how could we forget?  pitohui   Jan-04-06 11:28 PM   #29 
  - I remember it well  Sydnie   Jan-04-06 11:42 PM   #33 
  - Sure I remember.  Osito   Jan-05-06 12:12 AM   #34 
  - Ah yes I remember is well, bought a NYC coop apartment for 114K, couldn't  bunny planet   Jan-05-06 05:11 PM   #42 
  - It was bizarre as i recall  sweetheart   Jan-05-06 05:23 PM   #44 
  - I can never forget  mgdecombe   Jan-05-06 05:35 PM   #48 
  - Ah, yes. Trickle down economics. They drink wine, pee on your head, and  struggle4progress   Jan-05-06 06:16 PM   #49 
  - According to my friend's dad, people were jumping out of windows.  SmokingJacket   Jan-05-06 06:46 PM   #51 
  - And the S&L scandal, INSLAW, Iran-Contra. nt  happydreams   Jan-05-06 06:54 PM   #52 
  - Yep - I was working with investment accts - it was a mess!  kerry-is-my-prez   Jan-05-06 07:24 PM   #53 
  - So - shouldn't we be talking about this more??  adigal   Jan-05-06 09:13 PM   #55 
  - Remember it very well.....  dryan   Jan-05-06 09:23 PM   #56 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-05-06 09:26 PM   #57 
     - But Bush's RWNM is always talking about  adigal   Jan-05-06 10:00 PM   #58 
  - Isn't that the "let them eat ketchup" guy?  rman   Jan-06-06 09:48 AM   #59 
  - I remember, I'd just sold what few stocks I had  OurVotesCount-Ohio   Jan-06-06 10:55 AM   #61 
  - Oh yes, too bad I remember the brain dead (now dead);  greiner3   Jan-06-06 03:11 PM   #62 
 

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