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Diamond Dave Donating Member (252 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Dec-25-07 01:13 AM
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28. Here you go...............
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  -The US GDP is based upon "consumption". It is time, well past time for Diamond Dave  Dec-22-07 12:34 AM   #0 
  - Consumption once was a word for a wasting disease  undergroundpanther   Dec-22-07 12:52 AM   #1 
  - A few score years ago "consumption" was the word for a deadly disease  ConsAreLiars   Dec-22-07 12:54 AM   #2 
  - Thank you both. Consumption is a "deadly" disease. n/t  Diamond Dave   Dec-22-07 01:00 AM   #3 
  - So How????  rwenos   Dec-22-07 01:02 AM   #4 
  - Too funny but I think you misunderstood....  lisainmilo   Dec-22-07 01:18 AM   #5 
  - I reckon  rwenos   Dec-22-07 01:30 AM   #6 
     - In one post you defend mass consumerism as way of "life"  ConsAreLiars   Dec-22-07 01:41 AM   #8 
     - No Defense of Consumerism  rwenos   Dec-22-07 02:44 AM   #16 
        - It has an addictive quality  undergroundpanther   Dec-22-07 02:49 AM   #19 
     - It wasen't meant to be funny  undergroundpanther   Dec-22-07 01:54 AM   #10 
  - Just wait till your dollars are not worth much and then you figure out  Diamond Dave   Dec-22-07 01:40 AM   #7 
  - Still Unrealistic  rwenos   Dec-22-07 02:49 AM   #18 
  - You can't stop consuming  undergroundpanther   Dec-22-07 01:47 AM   #9 
  - Here is how, dear one.  Diamond Dave   Dec-22-07 02:35 AM   #11 
  - You are correct  undergroundpanther   Dec-22-07 02:38 AM   #12 
     - No argument there. We have devolved, we are desocialized, we are  Diamond Dave   Dec-22-07 02:54 AM   #20 
  - I hope you get "it" soon, if not, well then so be it. Have fun.  Diamond Dave   Dec-22-07 02:47 AM   #17 
  - What I Look For and Live For  rwenos   Dec-22-07 02:55 AM   #21 
     - What "creature comforts" are you counting on your kids or grandkids to have?  Diamond Dave   Dec-22-07 03:02 AM   #23 
  - Here you go...............  Diamond Dave   Dec-25-07 01:13 AM   #28 
  - to simplify, i'd use the word "Gluttony" and "Greed"  NuttyFluffers   Dec-22-07 02:41 AM   #13 
  - Free stores, We need more of them  undergroundpanther   Dec-22-07 02:44 AM   #15 
     - craigslist and freecycle also help in this regard  NuttyFluffers   Dec-22-07 03:19 AM   #24 
  - I'll get right on that.  Occam Bandage   Dec-22-07 02:44 AM   #14 
  - Best way to deter a behaviour is to tax it  SweetThingy   Dec-22-07 02:57 AM   #22 
  - Are you not sweet, SweetThingy? No, I don't support a consumption Tax.  Diamond Dave   Dec-22-07 03:30 AM   #25 
     - Good, you sounded like a repuke for a second there  SweetThingy   Dec-22-07 06:37 AM   #27 
  - GDP includes illness too  KT2000   Dec-22-07 03:35 AM   #26 

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