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nadinbrzezinski Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jul-22-10 07:24 PM
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4. Which also happened back then
Edited on Thu Jul-22-10 07:28 PM by nadinbrzezinski
Oh the editorials on the paper of record... NYT... were shall we say viscious? One of the reasons they left.

That is what is so damn funny. History does, at times, repeat itself almost to a T. Oh and that is rare.
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  -On weddings, social events and costs nadinbrzezinski  Jul-22-10 07:19 PM   #0 
  - Don't waste your breff...they will shit on anyone who doesn't live in a box and  xultar   Jul-22-10 07:22 PM   #1 
  - That's a rather gross caricature of the position you're opposing. n/t  Raineyb   Jul-22-10 07:23 PM   #2 
  - Which also happened back then  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-10 07:24 PM   #4 
  - I found a deal on a ring for my sweetheart... she was pretty shocked  HysteryDiagnosis   Jul-22-10 07:41 PM   #17 
  - Nothing says love like a built in compass  sarge43   Jul-22-10 08:00 PM   #20 
  - Hey, we're getting hitched in Vegas...  blueamy66   Jul-23-10 12:24 AM   #42 
  - yesterday the op posted about how we all consume too much.  Hannah Bell   Jul-23-10 02:46 AM   #45 
  - I'm amazed how much outrage there is over trickle-down, supply-side, Reaganomics...  LAGC   Jul-22-10 07:23 PM   #3 
  - Yeah that is the other thing that amazes me  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-10 07:26 PM   #6 
  - Except this isn't "trickle down"... this is DIRECT PAYMENT to people  scheming daemons   Jul-22-10 07:31 PM   #14 
  - which people,  Whisp   Jul-22-10 08:13 PM   #24 
     - EVERYBODY WORKING THAT WEDDING  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-10 08:35 PM   #29 
        - don't have to scream.  Whisp   Jul-22-10 10:21 PM   #34 
           - Once again, this is not trickle down  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-10 11:01 PM   #38 
           - don't have to spread bullshit, either.  Warren DeMontague   Jul-23-10 02:58 AM   #48 
              - this boost to livelihoods...  Whisp   Jul-23-10 08:35 AM   #58 
                 - I don't spend a lot of time grinding axes about peoples' parties, in general.  Warren DeMontague   Jul-23-10 12:25 PM   #62 
  - " trickle-down, supply-side, Reaganomics..." is saying we should eliminate the social safety net  Warren DeMontague   Jul-23-10 02:52 AM   #46 
  - You forgot Advent and Lent.  madmax   Jul-22-10 07:24 PM   #5 
  - Sorry  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-10 07:26 PM   #8 
  - The only good expensive wedding was the one that started Oktoberfest in 1810.  JVS   Jul-22-10 07:26 PM   #7 
  - Well it would be fun if the lord of the manor  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-10 07:27 PM   #9 
  - um, in another thread you were exhorting everyone to live more simply.  Hannah Bell   Jul-22-10 07:27 PM   #10 
  - Leo Tolstoy on poverty  panader0   Jul-22-10 07:28 PM   #11 
  - Remember he wasn't fully into that  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-10 07:30 PM   #12 
     - foundations aren't created to help the lesser among us. they're created to preserve wealth.  Hannah Bell   Jul-23-10 02:38 AM   #43 
        - Actually, they're created to scientifically preserve civilization long-term in the galaxy.  Warren DeMontague   Jul-23-10 11:50 PM   #63 
  - I hope she is happy in her marriage  Beringia   Jul-22-10 07:31 PM   #13 
  - That makes two of us  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-10 07:34 PM   #15 
  - Good points. Plus, the Clintons, unlike their critics,  pnwmom   Jul-22-10 07:41 PM   #16 
  - I know, why I ordered my new china  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-10 07:43 PM   #18 
  - let's see--the dress designers, the florists, the bakers, the caterers, the wait staff, etc., etc.,  niyad   Jul-22-10 08:00 PM   #19 
  - +1, basic economics  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-10 08:04 PM   #21 
  - Don't forget the security. Communications, transportation.  haele   Jul-22-10 09:24 PM   #32 
  - some people having too much money is the reason all those "little people"  Hannah Bell   Jul-23-10 04:17 AM   #52 
  - Mark Rich knows all about Clinton's largesse. n/t  RainDog   Jul-22-10 08:06 PM   #22 
  - I have not seen that one  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-10 08:09 PM   #23 
     - Clinton was all warm and fuzzy toward Scooter Libby regarding the case, too.  RainDog   Jul-22-10 08:17 PM   #25 
        - Well at least Vince Foster's ghost has not  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-10 08:22 PM   #26 
        - Vince Foster has absolutely nothing to do with the scum bag Mark Rich  RainDog   Jul-22-10 10:33 PM   #35 
           - It is not whether I am ok  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-10 10:38 PM   #36 
              - the point is that you were trying to dismiss the Rich situation  RainDog   Jul-22-10 10:42 PM   #37 
                 - Becuase both are usually mentioned together  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-10 11:02 PM   #39 
                    - no they are not usually mentioned together  RainDog   Jul-23-10 07:51 AM   #56 
        - well, Iranians need some of that trickle down too!  Whisp   Jul-23-10 12:12 AM   #40 
  - 1. Cost of wedding is speculation. 2. This will be a political event  DevonRex   Jul-22-10 08:24 PM   #27 
  - Well adding the politics to this  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-10 08:38 PM   #30 
  - Let me help .... I had Chardonnay with dinner tonight ...  JoePhilly   Jul-22-10 08:30 PM   #28 
  - I agree, my parents paid for my more elaborate wedding  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-10 08:39 PM   # 
  - here is a thread about how we should all consume less.  Hannah Bell   Jul-23-10 02:41 AM   #44 
  - did you have the power and influence to make or break policies, lives,  Whisp   Jul-23-10 12:17 AM   #41 
     - Wow. If I didn't know it, I would think you were talking about Pol Pot, not Bill Clinton.  Warren DeMontague   Jul-23-10 03:42 AM   #50 
        - Lots of Clinton hate appearing on this thread ... more than I expected to see.  JoePhilly   Jul-23-10 07:25 AM   #54 
        - really?  Whisp   Jul-23-10 08:30 AM   #57 
           - Clearly you don't like Clinton ...  JoePhilly   Jul-23-10 08:47 AM   #61 
  - Today's biggest losers: Sasha and Malia  Kurt_and_Hunter   Jul-22-10 08:39 PM   #31 
  - Many years ago I had the chance to talk to President Carter  nadinbrzezinski   Jul-22-10 09:30 PM   #33 
  - Listen everyone: Be grateful that your nobility eats caviar!  Bonobo   Jul-23-10 02:53 AM   #47 
  - Then I guess the Obamas should cut out the State Dinners  girl_interrupted   Jul-23-10 03:37 AM   #49 
     - +100  pinboy3niner   Jul-23-10 03:47 AM   #51 
     - If Chelsea and What'shisname had a 5 minute city hall do,  sarge43   Jul-23-10 07:09 AM   #53 
  - It's a no win - we either slam the rich for hoarding money or for spending it.  uncommon   Jul-23-10 07:46 AM   #55 
     - I don't mind so much that rich people spend their money...  pipi_k   Jul-23-10 08:44 AM   #59 
        - I think we (DUers in general) actually just don't like it that anyone  uncommon   Jul-23-10 08:46 AM   #60 

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