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FrenchieCat Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Mar-02-09 02:51 PM
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6. I agree with you Raven!
Those who do not understand how why the big banks need to be saved should listen to this "Big Banks" 101 explanation from this radio show. It is not opinion, it is a primer explained in elementary terms.

http://audio.thisamericanlife.org/player/CPRadio_player...

available at this website: http://www.thislife.org/Radio_Episode.aspx?episode=375
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  -The billionaires will not suffer in this crash. We will. I do not want to see Raven  Mar-02-09 02:41 PM   #0 
  - Oh, they'll suffer. They will be busted back to being millionaires  Warpy   Mar-02-09 02:45 PM   #1 
  - Not like we'll suffer! Enough of this fixation on them. Time to save ourselves.  Raven   Mar-02-09 02:48 PM   #3 
  - The fixation is right where it belongs. It is they that do this to us, they that cause these  Greyhound   Mar-02-09 04:05 PM   #23 
  - most of them won't, alas, be busted back to being millionaires  cali   Mar-02-09 02:56 PM   #9 
     - It does not matter about their art. This is about US!  Raven   Mar-02-09 02:58 PM   #10 
  - Buy dry goods and ammunition?  MercutioATC   Mar-02-09 02:46 PM   #2 
  - Exactly! I haven't heard Obama telling us to go out and shop.  Raven   Mar-02-09 02:49 PM   #4 
  - By saying that we need to "free up the credit markets"  Pale Blue Dot   Mar-02-09 04:02 PM   #21 
     - Someone has asked.  girl gone mad   Mar-02-09 04:43 PM   #24 
     - no it's not  northernlights   Mar-02-09 04:52 PM   #26 
  - Crime might not however, what if there is nothing to steal?  Taverner   Mar-02-09 02:52 PM   #7 
  - not so sure about this one...  luvspeas   Mar-02-09 03:19 PM   #16 
     - I live in a relatively affluent suburb...  MercutioATC   Mar-02-09 03:56 PM   #19 
  - Repeat history: we need to study the Unemployed Councils of the 1930's  Taverner   Mar-02-09 02:51 PM   #5 
  - I agree with you Raven!  FrenchieCat   Mar-02-09 02:51 PM   #6 
  - The big banks need to be nationalized and broken up.  girl gone mad   Mar-02-09 04:46 PM   #25 
  - they get scared easier than us little folks do--because we have HAD to survive  grannie4peace   Mar-02-09 02:54 PM   #8 
  - Maybe it's time to make them suffer.  cliffordu   Mar-02-09 03:01 PM   #11 
  - Maybe we should focus on taking care of ourselves...deal with them later?  Raven   Mar-02-09 03:03 PM   #12 
     - how?  cliffordu   Mar-02-09 03:05 PM   #13 
        - I don't know, that's why I posted. I do know that positive energy is  Raven   Mar-02-09 03:09 PM   #14 
           - And I'm tired of being exploited by rich scumbags.  cliffordu   Mar-02-09 03:31 PM   #17 
           - Al Greenspan is what got us in trouble...  luvspeas   Mar-02-09 03:37 PM   #18 
  - Some Billionaires Will Make Out Well  On the Road   Mar-02-09 03:12 PM   #15 
  - Constructive ideas MUST START with admitting the truth, Raven.  Pale Blue Dot   Mar-02-09 04:00 PM   #20 
  - Amazing that you would say this to me! Go back to my post...I think  Raven   Mar-02-09 04:53 PM   #27 
     - Maybe I have a thin skin.  Pale Blue Dot   Mar-02-09 05:09 PM   #30 
  - Oh they will if it gets bad enough. Mostly because the poor will kill them. nt  anonymous171   Mar-02-09 04:03 PM   #22 
  - That is not my idea of a solution to this mess.  Raven   Mar-02-09 04:54 PM   #28 
     - It's not mine either. nt  anonymous171   Mar-02-09 05:24 PM   #32 
     - Damn good solution....if they hoard food and other things.  Evoman   Mar-02-09 05:27 PM   #33 
  - cooperatively buy land and homestead  handmade34   Mar-02-09 05:01 PM   #29 
  - The dissolution of the world-wide banking system will indeed hurt them, badly.  Greyhound   Mar-02-09 05:12 PM   #31 
  - I'm with ya.  onethatcares   Mar-02-09 05:41 PM   #34 
 

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