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marmar Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jul-07-08 03:15 PM
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5. The bricks are already falling.....

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  -In 2009, the U.S. economy is going to collapse... No DUplicitous DUpe  Jul-07-08 03:10 PM   #0 
  - I have heard more and more pundits..  butterfly77   Jul-07-08 03:13 PM   #1 
  - According to my checkbook and cupboards, Yes we are. nt  gateley   Jul-07-08 03:14 PM   #2 
  - it needs to be undone, take all the money they made off our dead  roguevalley   Jul-08-08 02:08 PM   #65 
  - Hey Dick. The financial storm sank my career 6 years ago. How do I prepare for the  Vincardog   Jul-07-08 03:15 PM   #3 
  - I'm good...  brooklynite   Jul-07-08 03:15 PM   #4 
  - Right now, if the US sinks, the rest of the world seems poised to go with it.  HypnoToad   Jul-07-08 05:17 PM   #20 
  - This is true, for the most part.  TheWatcher   Jul-07-08 05:44 PM   #27 
  - Got food & the means to produce enough to live on?  Wcross   Jul-09-08 10:31 AM   #79 
  - The bricks are already falling.....  marmar   Jul-07-08 03:15 PM   #5 
  - A lot more to it than just the packagers  DaveTheWave   Jul-07-08 03:18 PM   #6 
  - Exactly !  Lifetimedem   Jul-09-08 10:13 AM   #75 
     - Even the guy who bagged groceries or sold ties at Sears....  DaveTheWave   Jul-09-08 12:14 PM   #82 
  - how does one make sure their job is safe?  blues90   Jul-07-08 03:19 PM   #7 
  - Exactly. The author of the article that the OP linked to is living in a dream land.  HypnoToad   Jul-07-08 05:18 PM   #21 
  - phew  jpcrecom   Jul-08-08 02:01 PM   #63 
  - .........  DJ13   Jul-07-08 03:20 PM   #8 
  - The 'pukes wholly irresponsible fiscal and tax policies since the early days of der Gipper,  indepat   Jul-07-08 03:22 PM   #9 
  - does this mean that Voodoo Economics didn't work?  unpossibles   Jul-07-08 03:28 PM   #10 
  - We've been running a short-term economic plan for the last seven years. It's a pity that  Occam Bandage   Jul-07-08 03:31 PM   #11 
  - not necessarily  galileoreloaded   Jul-09-08 10:13 AM   #76 
  - Time to pull an oldie but a goodie from the archives. Junker's Warning: 2003 (Link fixed)  BeHereNow   Jul-07-08 03:37 PM   #12 
  - Link doesn't work - can you fix?  closeupready   Jul-07-08 03:41 PM   #13 
     - Hmmm... appears to be a glitch of some sort-  BeHereNow   Jul-07-08 03:42 PM   #14 
     - Fixed the link- thanks for letting me know it wasn't working!  BeHereNow   Jul-07-08 03:44 PM   #15 
        - in 2003, he said:  Hannah Bell   Jul-07-08 05:13 PM   #18 
           - Timing or not, I followed his advice and am DAMNED glad I did.  BeHereNow   Jul-07-08 05:21 PM   #22 
           - let's see, it's been 5 years since the blood was supposed to be running in the streets.  Hannah Bell   Jul-07-08 05:26 PM   #23 
           - You didn't answer my question.  BeHereNow   Jul-07-08 05:29 PM   #25 
              - no blood on the streets in our town...  QuestionAll   Jul-07-08 05:51 PM   #29 
              - Well, I guess it depends on how you define "blood."  BeHereNow   Jul-07-08 07:00 PM   #36 
                 - nope.  QuestionAll   Jul-07-08 07:21 PM   #39 
              - You Must be Very Sheltered  ribofunk   Jul-08-08 11:07 PM   #69 
                 - Uh, it has barely started.  Wcross   Jul-09-08 12:44 PM   #83 
           - if the economy fails- what good are gold and silver holdings going to be...?  QuestionAll   Jul-07-08 05:50 PM   #28 
              - It's called owning a globally recognized asset in a global economy.  BeHereNow   Jul-07-08 05:56 PM   #33 
              - good luck with that if the u.s. economy fails...  QuestionAll   Jul-07-08 06:00 PM   #34 
              - The POG is global, that is the difference.  BeHereNow   Jul-07-08 06:03 PM   #35 
                 - like i said...good luck with that...  QuestionAll   Jul-07-08 07:18 PM   #38 
                    - I find nothing goofy about more than doubling the value of my dollars.  BeHereNow   Jul-07-08 08:00 PM   #43 
                    - well- it's not the main focus of my life, for one thing- as it apparently seems to be with you  QuestionAll   Jul-07-08 09:04 PM   #45 
                    - Gold is worth more than double what it was when this was posted.  Bleachers7   Jul-09-08 10:29 AM   #78 
              - Do you hold the metal, or a piece of pretty paper that...  TheMadMonk   Jul-07-08 07:48 PM   #41 
                 - No paper. Wouldn't even consider that for the very reason you state.  BeHereNow   Jul-07-08 07:56 PM   #42 
              - In every case of economic meltdown so far  Art_from_Ark   Jul-07-08 08:09 PM   #44 
                 - you'd be surprised at the number of people who think that we'll have little bags of gold dust ...  QuestionAll   Jul-07-08 09:29 PM   #47 
                    - Even if there is a complete economic collapse  Art_from_Ark   Jul-07-08 11:10 PM   #48 
           - His timing might have been off, but he could still see what was happening.  Bleachers7   Jul-09-08 10:27 AM   #77 
  - right now, all the financial institutions are currently run by the repukes...  Javaman   Jul-07-08 03:54 PM   #16 
  - that only works  shanti   Jul-07-08 05:15 PM   #19 
     - true, but there is always...  Javaman   Jul-07-08 05:27 PM   #24 
     - You don't need a yard to grow a good bit of food,  ThePowerofWill   Jul-07-08 05:33 PM   #26 
     - Or if your zoning laws allow it.  Clark2008   Jul-08-08 10:57 AM   #53 
  - Save This Message  Mr. Ected   Jul-07-08 04:55 PM   #17 
  - And that will probably put Republicans back in power for another 25 years  conflictgirl   Jul-08-08 02:19 AM   #50 
  - Barack Obama is walking into a mess.  Wcross   Jul-09-08 12:48 PM   #84 
  - :sigh:...  QuestionAll   Jul-07-08 05:52 PM   #30 
  - No kidding..  skooooo   Jul-07-08 05:55 PM   #32 
  - The entire banking industry is sitting on the brink..  Virginia Dare   Jul-08-08 12:17 PM   #55 
  - Because it isn't going to happen, despite the dearest wishes of many  Dreamer Tatum   Jul-08-08 01:25 AM   #49 
     - Good question..  Virginia Dare   Jul-08-08 12:19 PM   #56 
        - Here is my prediction  Dreamer Tatum   Jul-08-08 01:16 PM   #60 
           - What's going to save the banks?  Virginia Dare   Jul-09-08 08:37 AM   #72 
  - Ok, so how do we capitalize on it?  MrSlayer   Jul-07-08 05:54 PM   #31 
  - It's easy.  A HERETIC I AM   Jul-07-08 07:30 PM   #40 
  - If there is a silver lining..  Virginia Dare   Jul-08-08 12:20 PM   #57 
     - McCain would not be Hitler.  MrSlayer   Jul-09-08 04:59 AM   #70 
  - The first thing Obama needs to do is to make market speculation a federal crime.  EOO   Jul-07-08 07:17 PM   #37 
  - Throwing the baby out with the bathwater nt  Dreamer Tatum   Jul-08-08 01:18 PM   #61 
  - if you want to kill every small and medium sized  Scriptor Ignotus   Jul-08-08 01:35 PM   #62 
  - Speculation in necessary commodities like energy (in all forms). various foods,  Heywoodj   Jul-08-08 06:18 PM   #68 
  - If the US economy collapses the entire world economy will  deaniac21   Jul-07-08 09:16 PM   #46 
  - whatever we do has a ripple effect, gee we just love  alyce douglas   Jul-08-08 10:52 AM   #52 
  - Thank you all for the interesting comments..NT  No DUplicitous DUpe   Jul-08-08 10:48 AM   #51 
  - yeah, duh....look around as the walls come tumbling down NOW  katty   Jul-08-08 11:55 AM   #54 
  - Dick began this column last November...  No DUplicitous DUpe   Jul-08-08 12:26 PM   #58 
     - yes, my friends in finance have been advising for several yrs &  katty   Jul-08-08 12:38 PM   #59 
  - And it's going to fall in Obama's lap...  lame54   Jul-08-08 02:03 PM   #64 
  - Here on the UK they are warning us of a recession within months...  MillieJo   Jul-08-08 02:14 PM   #66 
  - Tear the whole fucking system down...  Xenotime   Jul-08-08 02:16 PM   #67 
  - DOLLAR DEVALUATION  Popol Vuh   Jul-09-08 05:32 AM   #71 
  - The secular end-timers...  LanternWaste   Jul-09-08 10:01 AM   #73 
  - You & Me Both  ProfessorGAC   Jul-09-08 10:33 AM   #80 
  - FDIC may claim they are broke  kpominville   Jul-09-08 10:03 AM   #74 
     - You don't realize how bad it really is.  galileoreloaded   Jul-09-08 12:10 PM   #81 

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