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ProdigalJunkMail Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Oct-04-09 08:48 PM
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34. I picked four well-known names within dem circles
you could easily add hundreds if not thousands more. oh, and you didn't answer my question, rich-guy. how's that electricity working out for you? did you have access to clean water today?

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  -F**k the rich. asdjrocky  Oct-04-09 08:00 PM   #0 
  - What do you consider rich?  bbinacan   Oct-04-09 08:06 PM   #1 
  - yum, straw!  Hannah Bell   Oct-04-09 08:08 PM   #2 
  - If you're a millionaire and not doing everything you can to help  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 08:08 PM   #3 
  - Like John Kerry and Joe Biden.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Oct-04-09 08:41 PM   #26 
  - Joe Biden isn't a millionaire.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 08:45 PM   #30 
     - So you just hate John Kerry and President Obama.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Oct-04-09 08:50 PM   #37 
        - Yeah, I hate em.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 09:06 PM   #42 
           - Just pointing out the absurdity of your position.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Oct-04-09 09:11 PM   #46 
              - Actually, the truth is, I didn't say I hated anyone in the first place.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 09:13 PM   #47 
                 - Just as absurd.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Oct-04-09 09:18 PM   #49 
                 - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Oct-04-09 09:52 PM   #79 
  - What are YOU doing to help? NT  Treo   Oct-04-09 11:53 PM   #132 
  - compared to much of the world  paulsby   Oct-04-09 08:12 PM   #6 
  - Amen to that. n/t  bbinacan   Oct-04-09 08:13 PM   # 
  - I'm crushed.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 08:13 PM   #8 
     - it's your bigotry that's crushing you  paulsby   Oct-04-09 08:21 PM   #12 
        - Man you are so funny.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 08:28 PM   #15 
           - sorry, i'm on disability right now  paulsby   Oct-04-09 08:29 PM   #17 
  - Don't be a simpleton. n/t  Vickers   Oct-04-09 08:30 PM   #18 
  - Indeed... what would someone from Sub-Sarahan Africa call rich?  Fearless   Oct-04-09 08:40 PM   #25 
  - Rich = Permanent Wealth  niceypoo   Oct-04-09 09:09 PM   #44 
  - If your kids won't ever have to worry about working... you're rich.  lumberjack_jeff   Oct-04-09 10:53 PM   #113 
  - Naw, tax them  treestar   Oct-04-09 08:10 PM   #4 
  - Tax is the same thing.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 08:13 PM   #7 
  - Warren Buffet is pretty cool too. nt.  Thickasabrick   Oct-04-09 08:15 PM   #9 
     - you don't know how funny.  Hannah Bell   Oct-05-09 12:51 AM   #149 
  - 40% of US profits go the the financial services industry: banking, finance, &  Hannah Bell   Oct-04-09 08:10 PM   #5 
  - I don't hate the rich. I just want them to give back as much as they  Shell Beau   Oct-04-09 08:18 PM   #10 
  - so let's sum up...  ProdigalJunkMail   Oct-04-09 08:19 PM   #11 
  - Good reply  Nye Bevan   Oct-04-09 08:34 PM   #23 
  - You want a come back.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 08:44 PM   #28 
  - I picked four well-known names within dem circles  ProdigalJunkMail   Oct-04-09 08:48 PM   #34 
     - It doesn't take much to be 'richer' than inhabitants of a third  Fire1   Oct-04-09 09:05 PM   #41 
     - And I shot all of them but Michel down.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 09:25 PM   #56 
        - THAT my friend is the 64k question!! These little worker bees  Fire1   Oct-04-09 09:44 PM   #73 
  - with the possible exception of the Clintons, those people aren't that rich  harmonicon   Oct-04-09 09:05 PM   #40 
     - several million each...  ProdigalJunkMail   Oct-04-09 10:06 PM   #90 
  - Your post makes you sound like a complete bigot - replace the word rich with another noun  stray cat   Oct-04-09 08:24 PM   #13 
  - I don't care if it sounds progressive.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 08:26 PM   #14 
  - ah...the zero-sum gamers...fun fun fun n/t  ProdigalJunkMail   Oct-04-09 08:37 PM   #24 
  - +1000000000 !!!!!!!  FirstLight   Oct-04-09 08:45 PM   #29 
     - Funny how they all show up to defend their lords and masters isn't it?  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 08:48 PM   #33 
        - you're cute...  ProdigalJunkMail   Oct-04-09 08:49 PM   #36 
           - You're cute too.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 09:07 PM   #43 
           - acutually, stoners and darpa created it... n/t  nebenaube   Oct-04-09 09:25 PM   #55 
           - no...they thought it up  ProdigalJunkMail   Oct-04-09 09:58 PM   #85 
              - Wrong again. n/t  Raineyb   Oct-05-09 01:32 AM   #159 
           - Uh no.  Raineyb   Oct-05-09 01:31 AM   #158 
  - You used the term progressive in the same sentence with  Fire1   Oct-04-09 08:42 PM   #27 
  - Those poor rich people must be crying all the way to the bank.  JVS   Oct-04-09 09:03 PM   #39 
  - I work for a rich guy n/t  doc03   Oct-04-09 08:28 PM   #16 
  - Don't we all?  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 08:30 PM   #19 
  - Get out of there *fast*  Nye Bevan   Oct-04-09 08:32 PM   #21 
  - Rich is a relative term. In many places, the majority make under a thousand US dolars a year.  Ozymanithrax   Oct-04-09 08:32 PM   #20 
  - No I don't.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 08:34 PM   #22 
  - Like Mr. Lewis of BOA?? I know exactly who you mean. n/t  Fire1   Oct-04-09 08:47 PM   #32 
  - then you oppose investing for ones children's education, retirement, or for emergencies?  Ozymanithrax   Oct-04-09 09:22 PM   #52 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-04-09 09:29 PM   #60 
  - You have excess. Give some back. Now.  Dreamer Tatum   Oct-04-09 09:30 PM   #62 
  - I do give back.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 10:26 PM   #100 
  - I too am in favor of reducing American income to physiological-subsistence levels  BOG PERSON   Oct-04-09 10:28 PM   #101 
  - relative term my ass  FirstLight   Oct-04-09 08:59 PM   #38 
     - But rich is relative, and you just proved that.  Ozymanithrax   Oct-04-09 09:38 PM   #67 
        - maybe you see this more rationally than I do  FirstLight   Oct-04-09 09:56 PM   #83 
  - for those of you religiously inclined: Jesus. rich guy. heaven. camel:  Gabi Hayes   Oct-04-09 08:46 PM   #31 
  - Here's another one-  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 08:49 PM   #35 
  - Man, I know what you mean and I agree with you. It's the wall street  jhrobbins   Oct-04-09 09:09 PM   #45 
  - Thanks for that.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 09:27 PM   #58 
  - Sounds like a bitter bitter loser to me.  guardian   Oct-04-09 09:13 PM   #48 
  - Sorry, did I hurt your feelings?  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 09:20 PM   #51 
  - have fun in prison.  dysfunctional press   Oct-04-09 09:19 PM   #50 
  - The only rich I hate are the ones who made/make their money by screwing the little guy  brentspeak   Oct-04-09 09:23 PM   #53 
  - Not trying to speak for the OP but I think you stated his  Fire1   Oct-04-09 09:59 PM   #87 
  - I think this is exactly the point the OP was trying to get at  FirstLight   Oct-04-09 10:40 PM   #106 
  - I can go with how you said it too.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 11:52 PM   #131 
  - Do you have any idea what petulant little pissant you sound like?  Dreamer Tatum   Oct-04-09 09:25 PM   #54 
  - Did I hurt your feelings too?  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 09:26 PM   #57 
  - Yeah, I'll lose so much sleep over the screeds of a pseudo-progressive like you  Dreamer Tatum   Oct-04-09 09:28 PM   #59 
     - I'm not a progressive.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 09:32 PM   #63 
        - You forgot "bigoted and prone to violence" in your self-description, Mr. Pusser nt  Dreamer Tatum   Oct-04-09 09:35 PM   #64 
           - .  Common Sense Party   Oct-04-09 11:34 PM   #128 
  - Really? But no donation for a website you frequent?? n/t  Fire1   Oct-04-09 10:02 PM   #89 
     - Hammer meet nail.  bullwinkle428   Oct-04-09 10:17 PM   #97 
     - Duzy!  Zoeisright   Oct-04-09 11:48 PM   #130 
     - I had that coming nt  Dreamer Tatum   Oct-05-09 12:52 AM   #151 
     - Yikes! An oversight, I assure you...time to correct.  Dreamer Tatum   Oct-05-09 12:50 AM   #148 
  - No, just tax the shit out of them.  alarimer   Oct-04-09 09:29 PM   #61 
  - I disagree.  BillDU   Oct-04-09 09:36 PM   #65 
  - I have been fucked.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 09:37 PM   #66 
     - .Aint whit cha  BillDU   Oct-04-09 09:39 PM   #68 
  - Empathy  BillDU   Oct-04-09 09:42 PM   #69 
  - And there's the problem.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 09:43 PM   #70 
     - Won't get in your way pal  BillDU   Oct-04-09 09:48 PM   #75 
     - That attitude is part of the problem  Raineyb   Oct-05-09 01:38 AM   #160 
     - Exactly! Mobility among class levels is a lie. "Anyone can get rich in America"  Quantess   Oct-04-09 09:50 PM   #77 
     - Obviously  BillDU   Oct-04-09 09:52 PM   #78 
     - Go ahead  BillDU   Oct-04-09 09:53 PM   #80 
     - Sorry  BillDU   Oct-04-09 09:54 PM   #82 
     - What's your excuse?  Quantess   Oct-04-09 10:16 PM   #96 
     - Yep.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 09:53 PM   #81 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-04-09 09:57 PM   #84 
           - Wow.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 09:59 PM   #86 
           - LOL!  Zenlitened   Oct-04-09 10:24 PM   #99 
              - OK  BillDU   Oct-04-09 10:30 PM   #104 
              - I think I opened the crazy door.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 11:09 PM   #119 
     - n/t  BzaDem   Oct-04-09 11:00 PM   #116 
  - Roosevelt and Kennedy were rich while Reagan and Nixon grew up poor  JI7   Oct-04-09 09:43 PM   #71 
  - And back in those good old days what was the tax rate for people with that much money?  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 09:46 PM   #74 
     - and wealthy people like Warren Buffet support raising taxes on wealthy  JI7   Oct-04-09 10:07 PM   #91 
     - Kennedy lowered it  anonymous171   Oct-04-09 10:21 PM   #98 
        - Actually that's true.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 10:28 PM   #103 
  - Thank you for speaking for me  Ruby the Liberal   Oct-04-09 09:44 PM   #72 
  - Thank you for standing with me Ruby.  asdjrocky   Oct-05-09 12:50 AM   #147 
  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Oct-04-09 09:48 PM   #76 
  - "Fuck the system that made them rich" is what I would say. nt  anonymous171   Oct-04-09 10:02 PM   #88 
  - Fuck Obama?  Dirtyhairy   Oct-04-09 10:09 PM   #92 
  - Well at least the rich have a good guy like you to stick up for them.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 10:11 PM   #93 
     - I'm just wondering at what point do you become rich.  Dirtyhairy   Oct-04-09 10:14 PM   #94 
        - Let's let wall street decide.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 10:15 PM   #95 
           - If you let wall street decide, the poor are going to be in some serious trouble.  Dirtyhairy   Oct-04-09 10:43 PM   #108 
              - Are you still here?  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 10:45 PM   #110 
  - I know one really wealthy person.  WillowTree   Oct-04-09 10:28 PM   #102 
  - Good for her.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 10:35 PM   #105 
     - No. You just said...  WillowTree   Oct-04-09 10:43 PM   #107 
  - Threads like this are always so much fun to read. nt  A HERETIC I AM   Oct-04-09 10:45 PM   #109 
  - It's very illuminating to me.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 10:50 PM   #111 
  - Rocky, I hope you take your righteous anger and channel it toward some positive  bertman   Oct-04-09 10:52 PM   #112 
  - Of course I will bertman.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 11:00 PM   #115 
     - There's nothing wrong with a LOT of righteous anger. I applaud your righteous anger.  bertman   Oct-04-09 11:25 PM   #125 
        - I hear you.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 11:29 PM   #126 
  - The anger is understandable but pointless.  proteus_lives   Oct-04-09 10:53 PM   #114 
  - How is this any different than an attack on an entire race  BzaDem   Oct-04-09 11:01 PM   #117 
  - Yeah, no rich person ever did anything good for this country, ever!  Alexander   Oct-04-09 11:08 PM   #118 
  - JFK cut taxes for the rich, Bobby Kennedy got shot before he did anything  anonymous171   Oct-04-09 11:10 PM   #122 
     - Yeah, saving the world during the Cuban Missile Crisis, that was nothing.  Alexander   Oct-05-09 12:47 AM   #144 
        - He/She is someone who knows and understands history.  asdjrocky   Oct-05-09 12:49 AM   #145 
        - Didn't say that he was a bad manager  anonymous171   Oct-05-09 12:53 AM   #152 
  - I agree with you and here's why  conflictgirl   Oct-04-09 11:09 PM   #120 
  - Here's the richest of the rich: The Forbes 400. ALMOST ALL BILLIONAIRES. Oprah is one of em too.  earth mom   Oct-04-09 11:09 PM   #121 
  - You mentioned above the piddling things you do to help those poorer than you.  BzaDem   Oct-04-09 11:12 PM   #123 
  - I know what I said.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 11:18 PM   #124 
     - I never said you were asking for more.  BzaDem   Oct-04-09 11:32 PM   #127 
        - Funny.  asdjrocky   Oct-04-09 11:35 PM   #129 
        - I do plenty. But I'm not the one who is making a broad-brush attack on a class of people. You are.  BzaDem   Oct-04-09 11:55 PM   #133 
        - Let me get this straight  Raineyb   Oct-05-09 01:48 AM   #161 
  - I live in a rich area that does tremendous good for others.  alittlelark   Oct-04-09 11:56 PM   #134 
  - Amen, brother/sister  Kievan Rus   Oct-05-09 12:06 AM   #135 
  - You said it good.  asdjrocky   Oct-05-09 12:07 AM   #136 
     - Intellectual property is the best example, IMHO  Kievan Rus   Oct-05-09 01:10 AM   #155 
  - Everyone here knows damn well who "the rich" are.  YoungAndOutraged   Oct-05-09 12:12 AM   #137 
  - Thanks my friend.  asdjrocky   Oct-05-09 12:16 AM   #139 
  - Oh, and fuck Frank "stunning failure" Rich while  Cha   Oct-05-09 12:14 AM   #138 
  - If you count my house value and my 40 years retirement savings I might have a million. Am I rich?  Kablooie   Oct-05-09 12:28 AM   #140 
  - Why do you ask?  asdjrocky   Oct-05-09 12:36 AM   #142 
  - no. not anywhere near.  Hannah Bell   Oct-05-09 12:52 AM   #150 
  - The OP is bombastic and harsh but the free pass for the wealthy is a much bigger problem  TheKentuckian   Oct-05-09 12:31 AM   #141 
  - I'm right now stepping just behind you and saying,  asdjrocky   Oct-05-09 12:40 AM   #143 
     - These people defending the rich are what we call house n*****s  TheKentuckian   Oct-05-09 12:49 AM   #146 
  - Thanks  Blecht   Oct-05-09 12:57 AM   #153 
  - The poor gotta stick together.  asdjrocky   Oct-05-09 01:01 AM   #154 
  - Fuck the rich with a lightsaber!  Swamp Rat   Oct-05-09 01:17 AM   #156 
  - I can't wrap my head around this at all. To have the nerve to talk about how hard they work  TheKentuckian   Oct-05-09 01:24 AM   #157 
  - Rich people are parasites  murdoch   Oct-05-09 01:54 AM   #162 
  - locking  maddezmom   Oct-05-09 02:00 AM   #163 
 

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