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Hubert Flottz Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-13-08 06:06 AM
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39. Too bad the country didn't pick a better movie star in 1980!
Edited on Mon Oct-13-08 06:17 AM by Hubert Flottz /

Bonzo Economics Bites, where the sun don't shine...Don't ever send a chimp to do a man's job...again.

Look all the way back to U S Grant and you will find a downturn in the American quality of life came with every republican administration. Bleeding America dry, does not protect the country.

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  -Economist Jeffrey Sachs told CNNI we're at the end of Reagonomics lebkuchen  Oct-12-08 04:50 PM   #0 
  - Unfortunately with that pronouncement, I feel like a survivor in Berlin in 1945  no_hypocrisy   Oct-12-08 04:53 PM   #1 
  - It's really sad isn't it?  MadMaddie   Oct-12-08 07:43 PM   #29 
  - Yeah, but we still have to endure D-Day. n/t  greyhound1966   Oct-12-08 08:11 PM   #32 
  - Some theory--the reality is that we're all broke. Reagan, Bush I, Bush II, Cheney.  MichiganVote   Oct-12-08 04:54 PM   #2 
  - Jeffrey Sachs is doing a mea culpa these days.  AllieB   Oct-12-08 04:54 PM   #3 
  - Poland is doing very well economically these days  lebkuchen   Oct-12-08 04:56 PM   #4 
  - Not Sachs.  AllieB   Oct-12-08 05:30 PM   #11 
  - He sure screwed up Russia. nt  MookieWilson   Oct-12-08 06:02 PM   #18 
  - Can we finally bury the remains of Reaganomics - DEEP??!!!  Cirque du So-What   Oct-12-08 04:56 PM   #5 
  - That's what I've been saying. This is the natural end result of Reaganomics...  ClassWarrior   Oct-12-08 04:57 PM   #6 
  - Reagan said, and people lapped it up  BeFree   Oct-12-08 04:59 PM   #7 
  - Sachs said Obama would be the next president  lebkuchen   Oct-12-08 05:03 PM   #8 
     - Mccain had a chance  BeFree   Oct-12-08 05:11 PM   #9 
        - That white skin is about to be trounced by black skin  lebkuchen   Oct-12-08 05:36 PM   #12 
           - Hard  BeFree   Oct-12-08 05:44 PM   #13 
              - I think the violent comments at the rallies are shaking McCain up  lebkuchen   Oct-12-08 06:04 PM   #19 
  - I sure hope that "piss on the poor" economics (aka Reaganomics)  Jamastiene   Oct-12-08 05:13 PM   #10 
  - European-style democratic socialism will now come to America.  roamer65   Oct-12-08 05:48 PM   #14 
  - Can health care for every American be far behind?  lebkuchen   Oct-12-08 05:56 PM   #15 
  - They'll use it just like the use Social Security.  roamer65   Oct-12-08 05:59 PM   #16 
     - Or turn down their Medicare benefits n/t  livetohike   Oct-12-08 06:06 PM   #20 
     - I wonder how many feel like returning their economic stimulus rebate check  lebkuchen   Oct-12-08 06:07 PM   #21 
     - I hope you're right!  bluethruandthru   Oct-12-08 06:11 PM   #24 
  - Reaganomics died just in time  malaise   Oct-12-08 06:12 PM   #26 
  - Just think of where we COULD have been if republicans had not been "in charge"  SoCalDem   Oct-12-08 06:02 PM   #17 
  - November 1980 was a national nightmare, much like November 2000.  roamer65   Oct-12-08 06:07 PM   #22 
     - yep, one disaster after the next  lebkuchen   Oct-12-08 06:09 PM   #23 
  - About damned time.  AngryOldDem   Oct-12-08 06:12 PM   #25 
  - Sachs was interviewed by Fareed Zakaria GPS, on CNN.  lebkuchen   Oct-12-08 06:31 PM   #27 
  - Mr. Sachs, of Shock Doctrine fame, in CYA mode.....  marmar   Oct-12-08 07:31 PM   #28 
  - Sachs spoke damningly of Bush/Reagan era policies  lebkuchen   Oct-13-08 01:57 AM   #35 
  - What trickled down on me wasn't all that pleasant.  progressoid   Oct-12-08 07:48 PM   #30 
  - Here's my stats  Cresent City Kid   Oct-12-08 07:56 PM   #31 
  - Interviewer's name is Sareed Zackaras (sp)  dgibby   Oct-12-08 08:16 PM   #33 
  - He's wrong  Oak2004   Oct-12-08 11:34 PM   #34 
  - I dunno. Cheney et. al. expected us to be on a general strike  clear eye   Oct-13-08 05:29 AM   #36 
  - Is that why the Army 3rd ID's 1st Brigage Combat Team was assigned to the US  lebkuchen   Oct-13-08 03:26 PM   #40 
     - Look, nobody but Cheney et. al. know for sure what they have in mind, but  clear eye   Oct-15-08 05:37 PM   #43 
  - I already wrote the eulogy...  MrScorpio   Oct-13-08 05:34 AM   #37 
  - LOL  malaise   Oct-13-08 05:37 AM   #38 
     - which is why Sachs said Americans would have to "grow up."  lebkuchen   Oct-13-08 03:31 PM   #41 
  - Too bad the country didn't pick a better movie star in 1980!  Hubert Flottz   Oct-13-08 06:06 AM   #39 
  - Started with a chimp and ended wth a chimp  lebkuchen   Oct-13-08 03:33 PM   #42 
  - We must be in a depression then!!  dkofos   Oct-15-08 05:38 PM   #44 

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