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cliffordu Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jan-27-09 11:35 AM
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3. I think you're on to something - it's always good to negotiate with a few gimmes
in your pocket so the suckers think you're actually negotiation.

And, the people he is going to see are pretty much ideologue rubes, anyway....
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  -What if the "family planning" money in the stimulus bill is a head fake?? Are_grits_groceries  Jan-27-09 10:54 AM   #0 
  - you mean the '200 million for condoms' the rethugs have been cryin' over?  spanone   Jan-27-09 10:59 AM   #1 
  - Yeah. That's one way they have phrased it. nt  Are_grits_groceries   Jan-27-09 11:00 AM   #2 
  - I think you're on to something - it's always good to negotiate with a few gimmes  cliffordu   Jan-27-09 11:35 AM   #3 
  - I considered this too, yesterday...  Lemonwurst   Jan-27-09 11:44 AM   #4 
  - I think the family planning is a good idea too.  Are_grits_groceries   Jan-27-09 11:46 AM   #5 
  - hah! used to do the same thing with bank auditors.  ellenfl   Jan-27-09 12:27 PM   #7 
  - The offending part of H.1 appears to be section 5004  FarCenter   Jan-27-09 12:18 PM   #6 
  - Your fairy tale is my fairy tale. Let's hope it's NOT a fairy tale,.  tom_paine   Jan-27-09 01:38 PM   #8 
  - Rope a dope, eh?  sutz12   Jan-27-09 01:42 PM   #9 
  - smart  nickw   Jan-27-09 01:48 PM   #10 
     - Still catches me off guard. nt  Are_grits_groceries   Jan-27-09 02:35 PM   #11 
     - I don't know about this as a political maneuver. It may not be smart. It will cause rancor  CTyankee   Jan-27-09 02:44 PM   #12 
 

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