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Greyhound Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-03-06 01:00 AM
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90. Not the end of America, but the abandonment of America by
the corporations and the ruling class that controls them, in favor of the larger emerging economies of Asia. I don't believe this strategy will work in the long run as they are operating under many false assumptions, but the result here will be the same.

Class warfare is a misnomer, IMO, as it implies a conflict between two participants. If only one side is engaged in the struggle, is it still a war?

My question is whether this is the last cycle of looting, or is there enough left to justify another boom-bust shearing of the flock? Before you answer, you might want to look at this;
http://www.weedenco.com/welling/lilogo.asp
Hardly a radical publication and the numbers are :wow: especially the real deficit. :scared:
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  -Do you think that we are witnessing the end-game in America? greyhound1966  Mar-31-06 01:18 PM   #0 
  - good post  400Years   Mar-31-06 01:23 PM   #1 
  - The tragic part is that they have every poor sob believing  The_Casual_Observer   Mar-31-06 01:25 PM   #2 
  - The insidiousness of the "American Dream" has always been the  greyhound1966   Mar-31-06 02:43 PM   #42 
  - I think we [b]could be[/b]  gunsaximbo   Mar-31-06 01:27 PM   #3 
  - I would point out that, while it is primarily a repuke driven agenda,  greyhound1966   Mar-31-06 01:36 PM   #10 
     - I agree, absolutely.  gunsaximbo   Apr-01-06 01:59 AM   #68 
  - Fait Accompli  acmejack   Mar-31-06 01:29 PM   #4 
  - What happened to ENRON is what will happen to AMERICA...  file83   Mar-31-06 02:12 PM   #24 
     - OMFG!!  greyhound1966   Mar-31-06 02:17 PM   #26 
  - i'm not with you on the immigration thingy  xchrom   Mar-31-06 01:30 PM   #5 
  - Gov. Richard Lamm  RufusEarl   Mar-31-06 01:35 PM   #9 
  - wow -- that speech is pretty funny! -- it's always been mexifornia.  xchrom   Mar-31-06 01:47 PM   #17 
  - Jeez...  AuntiBush   Apr-01-06 12:05 AM   #65 
  - Dilution of the workforce is essential to maintaining the decline  greyhound1966   Mar-31-06 01:58 PM   #20 
     - this country raped africa to dilute the workforce.  xchrom   Mar-31-06 02:59 PM   #45 
  - And Smirky has probably looted the treasury much more than we know.  michigander3   Mar-31-06 01:32 PM   #6 
  - He has and I've got a wonderful article that documents this.  greyhound1966   Mar-31-06 01:47 PM   #15 
  - You Betcha.  AuntiBush   Apr-01-06 12:08 AM   #66 
  - Pretty much..  Virginia Dare   Mar-31-06 01:33 PM   #7 
  - So we are just the market and the low-wage workers.  PVK   Mar-31-06 01:35 PM   #8 
  - Not even a market anymore. The only markets being discussed  greyhound1966   Mar-31-06 01:50 PM   #18 
  - more "compliant" nations?  MrPrax   Mar-31-06 01:38 PM   #11 
  - Anyone who has worked abroad, knows American workers ROCK.  loudsue   Apr-02-06 07:15 PM   #88 
  - They will get the message  vssmith   Mar-31-06 01:40 PM   #12 
  - Considering a Bush has been on the GOP ticket in 6 of last 7 elections  KansDem   Mar-31-06 01:46 PM   #13 
  - The B*sh  CJCRANE   Mar-31-06 02:18 PM   #27 
     - Have you forgotten that the BFEE is descended from European royalty?  greyhound1966   Mar-31-06 02:39 PM   #39 
        - Yes  CJCRANE   Mar-31-06 02:43 PM   #41 
  - Yes, absolutely!  Sinti   Mar-31-06 01:46 PM   #14 
  - Considered and concluded.  greyhound1966   Mar-31-06 01:55 PM   #19 
  - I don't think it is hopeless quite yet  adigal   Apr-01-06 06:00 AM   #72 
  - We are truly living on borrowed time and a dream of being.................  Minnesota Libra   Mar-31-06 01:47 PM   #16 
  - both witnessing the end game..  ananda   Mar-31-06 01:59 PM   #21 
  - Prison States  sweetheart   Mar-31-06 02:06 PM   #22 
  - To answer your question: Umm....YES.  file83   Mar-31-06 02:08 PM   #23 
  - the party's over  leftofthedial   Mar-31-06 02:15 PM   #25 
  - If only we'd been invited.  greyhound1966   Mar-31-06 02:37 PM   #37 
  - I do, however think that all Republicans are not part of this  melissinha   Mar-31-06 02:20 PM   #28 
  - Yes, I think we will become a nation of elites or poor and  TheGoldenRule   Mar-31-06 02:21 PM   #29 
  - I assume that they'll keep a small middle class around...  sadiesworld   Mar-31-06 02:29 PM   #34 
  - That is "The Plan" that I've been looking for for years now.  greyhound1966   Mar-31-06 03:03 PM   #46 
  - America will live on to see better days (soon)  C_U_L8R   Mar-31-06 02:22 PM   #30 
  - I love your optimism :) n/t  Sinti   Mar-31-06 02:29 PM   #35 
     - It all depends what's in your glass :-)  C_U_L8R   Mar-31-06 03:04 PM   #47 
        - Not discouraged, just observant.  greyhound1966   Mar-31-06 05:29 PM   #58 
  - There's a related post, "The Republicans ARE TRAITORS".  leveymg   Mar-31-06 02:23 PM   #31 
  - it's conservative, not new  Lexingtonian   Mar-31-06 02:26 PM   #32 
  - Not sure what your point is. The facts you point to are, indeed, true  greyhound1966   Mar-31-06 03:28 PM   #51 
     - okay  Lexingtonian   Mar-31-06 04:28 PM   #55 
        - OK got it, just being dense today, and we are in total agreement  greyhound1966   Mar-31-06 04:47 PM   #56 
  - I fear you're right, but hope not...  djohnson   Mar-31-06 02:29 PM   #33 
  - While I hate to disagree with anyone that is willing to take the time to  greyhound1966   Mar-31-06 04:08 PM   #52 
  - Unless we, the "rabble", start organizing ourselves to defend our own  deutsey   Mar-31-06 02:33 PM   #36 
  - End game since New Deal: Concentration of Wealth and Power into  wiggs   Mar-31-06 02:39 PM   #38 
  - I don't think the End game started with the New Deal,  Jose Diablo   Apr-01-06 07:33 AM   #74 
  - End game?  Jose Diablo   Mar-31-06 02:39 PM   #40 
  - There are ways they could get a permanent choke hold on us  djohnson   Mar-31-06 02:49 PM   #44 
  - You raise a good point. It always mystified me why, during the riots  greyhound1966   Mar-31-06 04:13 PM   #53 
  - AWESOME analysis. We have accepted bread and circuses,  WinkyDink   Mar-31-06 02:46 PM   #43 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-31-06 03:05 PM   #48 
  - I resent that remark  Sinti   Mar-31-06 03:21 PM   #50 
     - Oddly perhaps, I can, and do, agree with both of you.  greyhound1966   Mar-31-06 04:18 PM   #54 
  - Pretty much sums it up for me...  MadisonProgressive   Mar-31-06 03:17 PM   #49 
  - make no mistake about it ...we are Fucked....  Ragazz68   Mar-31-06 05:12 PM   #57 
  - nice guys always finishing last  natrat   Mar-31-06 05:54 PM   #59 
  - My mom went off on a rant today saying we've returned  YouthInAsia   Mar-31-06 06:14 PM   #60 
  - back even further. Nixon  BareNakedLiberal   Mar-31-06 06:58 PM   #61 
  - We're changing from a dollar-based currency to Kleenex-based currency eom  EVDebs   Mar-31-06 09:41 PM   #62 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Mar-31-06 10:57 PM   #63 
  - Twice, power was wrested from the oligarchs.  RUMMYisFROSTED   Mar-31-06 11:15 PM   #64 
  - What about Teddy Roosevelt? He was a class traitor  greyhound1966   Apr-03-06 01:05 AM   #91 
  - wow.... still recovering from that....  Canuckistanian   Apr-01-06 12:45 AM   #67 
  - We gave them the rope for which to hang us  theobscure   Apr-01-06 03:29 AM   #69 
  - If 'da puke bastards want MY Country, dey hafta pry it from my cold dead h  Tigress DEM   Apr-01-06 04:50 AM   #70 
  - I couldn't agree more. K & R. nt  nonconformist   Apr-01-06 04:52 AM   #71 
  - We will have to hit rock bottom with this before anything is done  Cobalt Violet   Apr-01-06 06:33 AM   #73 
  - Wait, wait, are you saying  Danascot   Apr-01-06 08:02 AM   #75 
  - If the Repub mafia holds onto power through 06 and 08 through crooked  Mayberry Machiavelli   Apr-01-06 08:19 AM   #76 
  - My only question  FatDave   Apr-01-06 08:28 AM   #77 
  - Vast conspiracy? I doubt it. Agreed upon common goals  greyhound1966   Apr-02-06 04:43 PM   #85 
  - Absolutely.  BeHereNow   Apr-01-06 08:40 AM   #78 
  - 1920's all over again. Dig a hole in your backyard  BullGooseLoony   Apr-01-06 08:49 AM   #79 
  - Convert it to gold first... Money's going to be worthless soon...  calipendence   Apr-01-06 10:20 AM   #81 
  - Smedley Butler, where are you now when we need you!  calipendence   Apr-01-06 10:18 AM   #80 
  - They won't let a hero arise like Smedley Butler again.  TroubleMan   Apr-01-06 11:13 AM   #83 
  - Quite possibly it is an endgame-the new "USA" might be in South America.  TroubleMan   Apr-01-06 11:11 AM   #82 
  - Well, they need to finish the Homeland Concentration Camps  tom_paine   Apr-01-06 01:46 PM   #84 
  - It's not just the US, all of Western civilization is disintergrating  Odin2005   Apr-02-06 06:24 PM   #86 
  - Outstanding post. nt  BullGooseLoony   Apr-02-06 10:33 PM   #89 
  - No.  pinto   Apr-02-06 06:42 PM   #87 
  - Not the end of America, but the abandonment of America by  greyhound1966   Apr-03-06 01:00 AM   #90 
  - One more factor to consider; While major corporations have reported  greyhound1966   Apr-03-06 02:13 AM   #92 
 

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