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Sarah Ibarruri Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Feb-26-08 07:07 PM
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2. We can thank Republicans for that war-for-profit. nt
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  -We Sure Are Going Out With A Whimper, Aren't We? ThomWV  Feb-26-08 07:03 PM   #0 
  - We certainly are pathetic, that's for sure.  Philosoraptor   Feb-26-08 07:04 PM   #1 
  - We can thank Republicans for that war-for-profit. nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Feb-26-08 07:07 PM   #2 
  - plenty of "democrats"  leftofthedial   Feb-27-08 12:51 AM   #18 
     - Sure, however, this system is designed that way. Either you kiss the asses of the rich, or you  Sarah Ibarruri   Feb-27-08 06:49 PM   #65 
  - I wish you were right ...  Newsjock   Feb-26-08 07:08 PM   #3 
  - That would be correct.  aquart   Feb-26-08 07:32 PM   #4 
  - I still can't get over the Pentagon losing a couple of trillion dollars  spenbax   Feb-26-08 07:34 PM   #5 
  - At last!  Benhurst   Feb-26-08 07:39 PM   #7 
  - Well, seriously. How in the Hell do you even do that? That has  spenbax   Feb-26-08 07:48 PM   #10 
  - I still can't get over the fact that...  Virginia Dare   Feb-27-08 08:23 AM   #29 
  - Depends on what the meaning of "losing" is. IYKWIM.  WinkyDink   Feb-27-08 04:50 PM   #62 
     - I think the meaning of losing in this case is "stealing" because  spenbax   Feb-27-08 05:20 PM   #64 
  - The war will end when enough people realize they're paying for it.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Feb-26-08 07:37 PM   #6 
  - And the "pinch" has been timed to coincide with the new Democratic  Dhalgren   Feb-26-08 08:07 PM   #12 
  - The history books show that's how democracy ends. It's how the Roman Republic ended.  Selatius   Feb-26-08 07:41 PM   #8 
  - in fairness we used to have congressmen who were not totally corrupt  natrat   Feb-26-08 07:44 PM   #9 
  - That was then. This is now.  Karenina   Feb-26-08 08:17 PM   #13 
  - Nobody cares.  Toonces27   Feb-26-08 08:03 PM   #11 
  - they are STARTING to notice  Skittles   Feb-27-08 05:14 AM   #22 
  - It's like somebody mentioned the other day..  Virginia Dare   Feb-27-08 08:24 AM   #30 
     - Well, gas going up triple since * (.23 in the past week alone) has GOT to get SOMEone's attention  Yellow Horse   Feb-27-08 12:39 PM   #46 
        - That's true Yellow Horse..  Virginia Dare   Feb-27-08 01:20 PM   #48 
           - Well thanks for the welcome but I've been on here watching the decline since 2004.  Yellow Horse   Feb-27-08 01:23 PM   #49 
              - Haven't seen you around..  Virginia Dare   Feb-27-08 01:29 PM   #50 
  - Thom, I've noticed this too and it scares me much more than if people...  Poll_Blind   Feb-26-08 08:49 PM   #14 
  - TV is the most powerful narcotic  Ghost Dog   Feb-27-08 03:20 AM   #19 
  - That's a great analogy!  ThomWV   Feb-27-08 03:11 PM   #56 
  - Who the fuck is standing around chewing grass?  Mythsaje   Feb-26-08 11:05 PM   #15 
  - We need to do way more than scream! Yell FIRE!  lonestarnot   Feb-26-08 11:14 PM   #16 
  - We don't have to go out this way!  Gimli   Feb-27-08 04:06 PM   #59 
  - yea, we're screaming but who is listening.  alyce douglas   Feb-27-08 08:39 AM   #35 
  - Depends on the action...n/t  Mythsaje   Feb-27-08 10:12 AM   #38 
  - Thank you! nt  raccoon   Feb-27-08 11:55 AM   #40 
  - I don't think many of us could have forseen...  Psyop Samurai   Feb-26-08 11:42 PM   #17 
  - There is a price to pay for an ever increasing control by corporations and governments over life  NoMoreMyths   Feb-27-08 03:51 AM   #20 
  - What do you expect when people here on DU think there's nothing wrong with H or O?!  TheGoldenRule   Feb-27-08 05:05 AM   #21 
  - good Germans  leftchick   Feb-27-08 05:31 AM   #24 
  - You are a tool....  Steerpike1   Feb-27-08 05:31 AM   #25 
  - gentler kinder place if O or H becomes president?  Donnachaidh   Feb-27-08 08:14 AM   #26 
  - lol!  leftchick   Feb-27-08 08:18 AM   #27 
  - You know, they aren't Republicans...  Tyler Durden   Feb-27-08 08:29 AM   #33 
  - You're the tool. But you will have too wait to find that out, unfortunately.  Blue State Native   Feb-27-08 12:25 PM   #44 
  - With a belated welcome to DU  Mythsaje   Feb-27-08 12:31 PM   #45 
  - NO-the "TOOL" is YOU. Why didn't you & everyone on DU support Edwards, hmm?  TheGoldenRule   Feb-27-08 01:29 PM   #51 
  - And you are a tool of The Matrix you so desperately need to believe in so that you may function.  TheWatcher   Feb-27-08 02:50 PM   #55 
  - Actually, they're very comparable to Republicans.  baby_mouse   Feb-27-08 03:50 PM   #57 
  - yea, and never say  alyce douglas   Feb-27-08 08:44 AM   #36 
  - .  fascisthunter   Feb-27-08 11:56 AM   #41 
  - !!!  Blue State Native   Feb-27-08 12:23 PM   #43 
  - It's an interesting choice for a nation of approximately 300 million people, either  Uncle Joe   Feb-27-08 01:33 PM   #52 
  - You might try avoiding the media news. It's specifically designed to make liberals feel this way.  Perry Logan   Feb-27-08 05:27 AM   #23 
  - It ain't over 'till it's over...  Virginia Dare   Feb-27-08 08:21 AM   #28 
  - Well, we tried. Or some of us did.  raccoon   Feb-27-08 08:25 AM   #31 
  - Hey, all those rich bastards have to have a place to run to, don't they?  Tyler Durden   Feb-27-08 08:27 AM   #32 
  - It ain't over till the fat lady sings........  Stuart G   Feb-27-08 08:30 AM   #34 
  - The bigger the empire, the larger the whimper. nt  Javaman   Feb-27-08 10:05 AM   #37 
  - Americans are still getting their information from the corrupt media  go west young man   Feb-27-08 10:38 AM   #39 
  - It's the telescreens.  tabasco   Feb-27-08 12:05 PM   #42 
  - I totally agree it's mass hypnosis,  Uncle Joe   Feb-27-08 12:42 PM   #47 
     - I'd say they're coming after the debtors next. How many of us don't have perfect credit?  TheGoldenRule   Feb-27-08 01:34 PM   #53 
        - I have no doubt the for profit corporate prison industry  Uncle Joe   Feb-27-08 01:47 PM   #54 
  - Hey, don't count-out the roving gangs.  krkaufman   Feb-27-08 04:03 PM   #58 
  - I truly believe that the reason that there is not more outrage is that  MasonJar   Feb-27-08 04:29 PM   #60 
  - What a cogent point!  vickitulsa   Feb-27-08 07:15 PM   #66 
  - Welcome to the Third World States of America.  WinkyDink   Feb-27-08 04:49 PM   #61 
  - Very sad...  Prag   Feb-27-08 04:53 PM   #63 
  - Thing is, I still know so many people who don't see it  Mark Twain Girl   Feb-27-08 07:44 PM   #67 

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