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HeresyLives Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Feb-07-10 09:33 PM
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2. And they'll do the same to you.
Nobody wins a trade war.
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  -US, China swap more tariffs FarCenter  Feb-07-10 09:20 PM   #0 
  - Show China what tariffs really are. n/t  OhioChick   Feb-07-10 09:27 PM   #1 
  - And they'll do the same to you.  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 09:33 PM   #2 
  - Bring it on. n/t  OhioChick   Feb-07-10 09:34 PM   #3 
  - Last time it produced the Great Depression.  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 09:42 PM   #5 
     - We're already there. n/t  OhioChick   Feb-07-10 09:47 PM   #8 
     - You aren't even close.  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 09:48 PM   #10 
        - Living in Ohio...I beg to differ n/t  OhioChick   Feb-07-10 09:49 PM   #11 
           - Ohio isn't remotely in a Depression.  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 09:50 PM   #12 
              - You seem to be an "expert" on every thread involving China.  OhioChick   Feb-07-10 09:52 PM   #13 
                 - I point out there are other countries in the world than the US.  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 09:54 PM   #14 
                    - You seem to be doing a great job arguing with people here...  OhioChick   Feb-07-10 09:56 PM   #15 
                       - No, I'm pointing out there are 200 other countries in the world.  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 09:57 PM   #16 
     - ROFL.  Hello_Kitty   Feb-07-10 11:22 PM   #28 
     - Recessions, depressions are normal in  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 11:29 PM   #30 
        - Free trader revisionist nonsense.  Hello_Kitty   Feb-07-10 11:38 PM   #32 
           - Well it's not 'back then' anymore.  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 11:41 PM   #34 
              - No it wasn't  Hello_Kitty   Feb-07-10 11:50 PM   #40 
                 - Apparently you've missed the huge scandals  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 11:52 PM   #43 
                    - Which has fuck all to do with your assertions about foreign trade and the Depression. eom  Hello_Kitty   Feb-07-10 11:55 PM   #47 
                       - Then you've misunderstood the entire conversation.  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 11:56 PM   #49 
                          - The red herrings haven't worked so now you're going for derailing.  Hello_Kitty   Feb-08-10 12:04 AM   #53 
                             - Sorry, no herring and no rails.  HeresyLives   Feb-08-10 12:07 AM   #54 
                                - I prefer my history from credible sources, thanks.  Hello_Kitty   Feb-08-10 12:16 AM   #59 
                                   - Well, skip the historians and history texts then.  HeresyLives   Feb-08-10 12:18 AM   #61 
                                      - Link to a legitimate historical source that backs up your claims.  Hello_Kitty   Feb-08-10 12:21 AM   #65 
                                         - Bush 'trading with the enemy' has been posted many times.  HeresyLives   Feb-08-10 12:24 AM   #67 
                                            - Which has nothing to do with the claim you made.  Hello_Kitty   Feb-08-10 12:26 AM   #71 
                                            - Lefties use the same tactics as righties in an argument,  HeresyLives   Feb-08-10 12:29 AM   #73 
                                            - Still can't come up with any links I see. It's okay.  Hello_Kitty   Feb-08-10 12:38 AM   #80 
                                            - Still can't argue for toffee I see.  HeresyLives   Feb-08-10 12:39 AM   #82 
                                            - You think you know. eom  Hello_Kitty   Feb-08-10 12:46 AM   #84 
                                            - If myths make you feel better, go for it.  HeresyLives   Feb-08-10 12:49 AM   #86 
     - What produced the Great Depression? you must be kidding. nt  rhett o rick   Feb-07-10 11:46 PM   #38 
        - Germany defaulting on it's debt.  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 11:54 PM   #45 
           - Wrong. I put the numbers up for you.  Hello_Kitty   Feb-07-10 11:58 PM   #51 
              - Then I'm afraid you don't know history.  HeresyLives   Feb-08-10 12:02 AM   #52 
                 - Pay no attention to that BLS chart! Don't believe your lying eyes!  Hello_Kitty   Feb-08-10 12:10 AM   #56 
                    - Ignore your own history, then. It's your choice.  HeresyLives   Feb-08-10 12:11 AM   #57 
  - Bullshitski. China, India and Japan are kicking our asses. nt  rhett o rick   Feb-07-10 11:45 PM   #37 
     - Um...that's what I'VE been saying.  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 11:57 PM   #50 
        - Because we have 2% tariffs compared to their 30-40 % tariffs. nt  rhett o rick   Feb-08-10 12:08 AM   #55 
           - Nothing to do with tariffs.  HeresyLives   Feb-08-10 12:12 AM   #58 
              - Keep moving those goal post! Your first post in this thread was a response on tariffs. eom  Hello_Kitty   Feb-08-10 12:19 AM   #62 
                 - Actually it was about the devastation a trade war  HeresyLives   Feb-08-10 12:20 AM   #64 
                    - The trade war we're currently losing is already causing devastation. eom  Hello_Kitty   Feb-08-10 12:23 AM   #66 
                       - You're not IN a trade war. You just have competition.  HeresyLives   Feb-08-10 12:26 AM   #70 
                          - It is not a competition when our government allows the huge trade imbalance.  rhett o rick   Feb-08-10 05:12 AM   #95 
  - Seriously, name one thing that India couldn't be producing for us cheaply  JCMach1   Feb-08-10 12:16 AM   #60 
     - LOL they could do so, but they are going in a  HeresyLives   Feb-08-10 12:19 AM   #63 
  - Recommend  TexasObserver   Feb-07-10 09:35 PM   #4 
  - Actually they don't need anything from America.  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 09:43 PM   #6 
  - That's ill informed.  TexasObserver   Feb-07-10 09:46 PM   #7 
  - Sorry, they need nothing from the US.  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 09:48 PM   #9 
     - That's very naive.  TexasObserver   Feb-07-10 10:43 PM   #17 
        - Sigh. There is a whole world out there for the Chinese  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 10:52 PM   #18 
           - Yeah, they're surging into the 1970s.  TexasObserver   Feb-07-10 11:02 PM   #19 
              - Are you always this suicidal?  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 11:06 PM   #21 
                 - The topic is the US and its relationship with China.  TexasObserver   Feb-07-10 11:13 PM   #24 
                    - Yer the one arguing, I'm not.  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 11:13 PM   #26 
                       - Ever since the Opium Wars the West has dominated China.  TexasObserver   Feb-07-10 11:20 PM   #27 
                          - Until about 1500 CE China had the largest GDP in the world.  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 11:25 PM   #29 
                             - The more China abandons Mao's principles, the better it does.  TexasObserver   Feb-07-10 11:37 PM   #31 
                                - Mao was a passing problem.  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 11:39 PM   #33 
                                   - You give China a pass on human rights violations.  TexasObserver   Feb-07-10 11:43 PM   #35 
                                   - I give no one a pass on it, I said everyone is guilty.  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 11:44 PM   #36 
                                   - 50 million+ graves.  proteus_lives   Feb-08-10 12:57 AM   #88 
                                   - The world is full of graves.  HeresyLives   Feb-08-10 12:58 AM   #90 
                                      - Wow. China uber alles huh?  proteus_lives   Feb-08-10 01:14 AM   #93 
                                   - GAS is a passing problem. Mao was a mass murderer.  TexasObserver   Feb-08-10 07:29 AM   #99 
  - Bullshitski. They need our money. Duh!!. nt  rhett o rick   Feb-07-10 11:47 PM   #39 
     - Actually, you need theirs.  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 11:51 PM   #42 
        - That's not apparent from the trade deficit. nt  rhett o rick   Feb-07-10 11:53 PM   #44 
           - It's apparent from every stat available.  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 11:55 PM   #46 
  - Agreed  jdp349   Feb-07-10 11:04 PM   #20 
     - I don't know of anyone who's hysterical.  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 11:08 PM   #22 
     - So you a big fan of Ayn Rand? nt  rhett o rick   Feb-07-10 11:51 PM   #41 
        - What do your literary tastes have to do with the economy?  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 11:56 PM   #48 
           - Wasnt talking about literary tastes, but philosophical tastes.  rhett o rick   Feb-08-10 05:20 AM   #96 
     - The myth that the US doesn't manufacture any more is a common one.  TexasObserver   Feb-07-10 11:09 PM   #23 
        - True, the US still manufactures products.  HeresyLives   Feb-07-10 11:13 PM   #25 
        - Yep. That's what 30 years of "free trade" will get ya. eom  Hello_Kitty   Feb-08-10 12:25 AM   #68 
           - You don't HAVE free trade with China.  HeresyLives   Feb-08-10 12:27 AM   #72 
              - Um yeah, that's why I put the quotes around it. eom  Hello_Kitty   Feb-08-10 12:29 AM   #74 
                 - Free trade would help, this trade is hit and miss.  HeresyLives   Feb-08-10 12:31 AM   #76 
        - I Agree with You About the Debt  On the Road   Feb-08-10 12:33 AM   #78 
           - China could sell a great deal more elsewhere  HeresyLives   Feb-08-10 12:38 AM   #81 
              - I Would Like to See More Substantiation  On the Road   Feb-08-10 12:54 AM   #87 
                 - Check world population. Check world income.  HeresyLives   Feb-08-10 12:57 AM   #89 
                 - In 2007,  On the Road   Feb-08-10 01:12 AM   #92 
                 - Utter nonsense.  TexasObserver   Feb-08-10 07:24 AM   #98 
                 - Yes, it's absurd to suggest China could suddenly find a new market for its goods.  TexasObserver   Feb-08-10 07:16 AM   #97 
  - EXCELLENT! They need us more than we need them!  ddeclue   Feb-08-10 12:25 AM   #69 
  - China can sell to 5 billion other people.  HeresyLives   Feb-08-10 12:30 AM   #75 
     - Nope.. China needs us to buy their cheap crap and actually it will CREATE massive numbers of jobs  ddeclue   Feb-08-10 12:32 AM   #77 
        - China can sell to 5 billion other people in the world.  HeresyLives   Feb-08-10 12:35 AM   #79 
           - That's insane...those American people will NOT lose their jobs..  ddeclue   Feb-08-10 12:42 AM   #83 
              - Those jobs aren't coming back.  HeresyLives   Feb-08-10 12:49 AM   #85 
  - The US does big business with Saudi Arabia every day.  HeresyLives   Feb-08-10 01:04 AM   #91 
     - How much does China export to the US and how much does Saudi Arabia export to the US?  Cali_Democrat   Feb-08-10 01:15 AM   #94 
        - I'm not the slightest bit interested in hurting China and am not afraid of them either  Hello_Kitty   Feb-08-10 01:44 PM   #100 
 

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