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DavidDvorkin Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Apr-14-10 10:25 AM
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13. However, that's not what the poll question specifies.
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  -How will the typical DU doom-and-gloomer react to an economic boom? DavidDvorkin  Apr-14-10 10:13 AM   #0 
  - I vote that I'll say "why don't quotes show up in poll choices?"  Orrex   Apr-14-10 10:14 AM   #1 
  - Ha, yeah. I discovered that the hard way.  DavidDvorkin   Apr-14-10 10:15 AM   #2 
  - Don't feel bad.  Orrex   Apr-14-10 10:16 AM   #3 
     - Thanks. I'll do that next time.  DavidDvorkin   Apr-14-10 10:20 AM   #7 
     - Think British, Orrex -  enlightenment   Apr-14-10 10:34 AM   #17 
        - Now you're just humouring me.  Orrex   Apr-14-10 10:37 AM   #21 
  - Use 'widow' quotes. nt  ZombieHorde   Apr-14-10 10:35 AM   #18 
     - Like "why oh why did my husband have to get run over by that subway?" for instance?  Orrex   Apr-14-10 10:38 AM   #22 
  - Seriously, it depends on if they're out of work or not  eleny   Apr-14-10 10:16 AM   #4 
  - I've been out of work for 11 months  DavidDvorkin   Apr-14-10 10:21 AM   #9 
     - How would you feel if there was the huge boom that you describe but you weren't a beneficiary?  eleny   Apr-14-10 10:35 AM   #19 
        - I'd be very depressed  DavidDvorkin   Apr-14-10 10:39 AM   #26 
  - As a "doom and gloomer" I would welcome a REAL economic boom  ixion   Apr-14-10 10:19 AM   #5 
  - I want the economy to be boring again.  HughBeaumont   Apr-14-10 10:36 AM   #20 
  - marginalizing a difference of opinion -- it's not just repukes doing it now  Donnachaidh   Apr-14-10 10:20 AM   #6 
  - Watch my posts closely if we ever have an economic boom  gratuitous   Apr-14-10 10:21 AM   #8 
  - What do you consider a "doom and gloomer"??  kentuck   Apr-14-10 10:23 AM   #10 
  - A doom-and-gloomer on DU is someone  DavidDvorkin   Apr-14-10 10:39 AM   #23 
  - Apparently someone who thinks that when one doesn't fix the  Raineyb   Apr-14-10 10:44 AM   #30 
  - Unless Wall St. is reformed from a gambling parlor in to true investing  harun   Apr-14-10 10:23 AM   #11 
  - Other--how will you spin 10%+ unemployment for more than 2 more years? n/t  joeybee12   Apr-14-10 10:24 AM   #12 
  - However, that's not what the poll question specifies.  DavidDvorkin   Apr-14-10 10:25 AM   #13 
  - "For the sake of argument" n/t  joeybee12   Apr-14-10 10:27 AM   #14 
  - The poll is bullshit and nothing but a cutsie way to flame other DUers.  Tailormyst   Apr-14-10 10:47 AM   #33 
  - That seems like a more pertinent question than the poll question.  Raineyb   Apr-14-10 10:46 AM   #31 
  - We'll know when and if it happens. nt  Deep13   Apr-14-10 10:29 AM   #15 
  - Since Reagan, we have been in a perpetual boom-bust cycle  SoCalDem   Apr-14-10 10:30 AM   #16 
  - When is that boom supposed to start?  Fumesucker   Apr-14-10 10:39 AM   #24 
  - Dunno, but I think I'll recognize it if it happens.  DavidDvorkin   Apr-14-10 10:40 AM   #27 
     - As the graph shows, real wages in constant dollars have been dropping since 1970..  Fumesucker   Apr-14-10 10:44 AM   #29 
  - Gloom is relative, isn't it?  Terry in Austin   Apr-14-10 10:39 AM   #25 
  - Stupidest fucking poll ever submitted.  Tailormyst   Apr-14-10 10:43 AM   #28 
  - Hmmmm.... by boom, do you mean the still unregulated stock market that is  OmmmSweetOmmm   Apr-14-10 10:46 AM   #32 
  - I'm not sure how to respond to this post. My husband's business  Vinca   Apr-14-10 10:47 AM   #34 
  - is this broad-brushing a group of fellow DUers?  G_j   Apr-14-10 10:50 AM   #35 
  - Locking this thread  Chemisse   Apr-14-10 10:52 AM   #36 

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