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tclambert Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-24-10 01:11 PM
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100. Goodness gracious, we'll have to cut back on our caviar budget to only five times a week.
and Lovey may have to wear some dresses more than once.
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  -He's sooooooo sorry! n2doc  Sep-23-10 01:03 PM   #0 
  - Zero sympathy for this guy.  closeupready   Sep-23-10 01:05 PM   #1 
  - DU should take up a collection for him  Enrique   Sep-23-10 01:05 PM   #2 
  - Don't cry for him, Argentina.  closeupready   Sep-23-10 02:03 PM   #43 
  - He's sooooooo clueless!  qb   Sep-23-10 01:06 PM   #3 
  - "just getting by"? how much does his nanny make every year?  NightWatcher   Sep-23-10 01:06 PM   #4 
  - "$250,000 in student loans"  FiveGoodMen   Sep-23-10 01:06 PM   #5 
  - Law and Med schools are notorious for big tuition bills  n2doc   Sep-23-10 01:07 PM   #6 
  - he'd have them pretty much paid off if he'd have focused on taking care of that  BlancheSplanchnik   Sep-23-10 06:45 PM   #61 
  - That's a large reason that I'm beginning to feel a bit better  liberalhistorian   Sep-24-10 12:55 PM   #98 
  - My daughter owes $212 thousand for med school. She wants to  tblue37   Sep-23-10 06:21 PM   #56 
     - College these days is a scam  27inCali   Sep-24-10 02:15 AM   #67 
     - my college experience was very different  Hamlette   Sep-24-10 11:29 AM   #79 
     - Have her look into  drmeow   Sep-24-10 11:30 AM   #82 
     - new rules  handmade34   Sep-24-10 12:16 PM   #97 
     - That's a damned shame.  FiveGoodMen   Sep-24-10 01:47 PM   #101 
  - I'll bet he's tasty, too.  Dappleganger   Sep-23-10 01:08 PM   #7 
  - hee hee  annabanana   Sep-24-10 11:07 AM   #75 
  - Who will stand their ground for the unfortunate 1% of the US if he stops?  blondeatlast   Sep-23-10 01:08 PM   #8 
  - Living beyond his means  notadmblnd   Sep-23-10 01:10 PM   #9 
  - And he can sell his house with it's huge mortgage and buy a smaller house without a huge mortgage  mrcheerful   Sep-23-10 01:17 PM   #16 
     - "I am Elmer J. Fudd, millionaire. I own a mansion and a yacht"  Art_from_Ark   Sep-24-10 01:35 AM   #66 
  - Where is my guillotine?  Arugula Latte   Sep-23-10 01:10 PM   #10 
  - I don't want their heads.  tridim   Sep-23-10 01:22 PM   #23 
     - That would be perfect and they couldn't cry "victim."  blondeatlast   Sep-23-10 01:26 PM   #24 
     - Actually, my banker is a pretty nice person.  Buns_of_Fire   Sep-23-10 01:57 PM   #39 
        - My bankers are all hot chicks who work for BofA.  Iggo   Sep-23-10 02:00 PM   #42 
           - Betcha none of the "hot chicks who smell nice" ever make any decisions  Wednesdays   Sep-23-10 11:16 PM   #64 
  - waaah.  piratefish08   Sep-23-10 01:13 PM   #11 
  - I cried because I had no chauffeur  gratuitous   Sep-23-10 01:14 PM   #12 
  - ROFL!  Jackpine Radical   Sep-24-10 11:09 AM   #76 
  - LOL!  Phentex   Sep-24-10 11:31 AM   #83 
  - He must have a lousy accountant if he really paid over $100K in taxes  SoCalDem   Sep-23-10 01:15 PM   #13 
  - I'm sure this is his pre-deduction amount.  Barack_America   Sep-23-10 01:50 PM   #37 
  - someone figured that based on his taxes and deductions he prolly makes $450,000 per year  Hamlette   Sep-24-10 11:32 AM   #84 
  - He's living WAY above his means  Warpy   Sep-23-10 01:15 PM   #14 
  - I agree with you on used cars  Roon   Sep-23-10 06:27 PM   #58 
     - The trick is to let some other sucker pay the depreciation  Warpy   Sep-24-10 12:11 AM   #65 
        - Word. eom  Roon   Sep-25-10 11:53 AM   #102 
  - Just getting by on +250K. You've got to be kidding.  dkofos   Sep-23-10 01:16 PM   #15 
  - if he's paying $100k in federal and state taxes, he's making more than $250k  unblock   Sep-23-10 01:36 PM   #30 
  - Actually the article said his income was north of 250,00. He would have to be earning  Fla Dem   Sep-23-10 01:48 PM   #36 
  - I know how he feels, poor thing.  Buns_of_Fire   Sep-23-10 01:18 PM   #17 
  - Those who are good at the Law, practice it. Those who aren't  COLGATE4   Sep-23-10 01:18 PM   #18 
  - See this?  HughBeaumont   Sep-23-10 01:19 PM   #19 
  - Cry me a frickin' river, Holmes cause ya ain't one of us.  nc4bo   Sep-23-10 01:19 PM   #20 
  - I feel bad for Todd and his thin skin. Should have sharpened  Curmudgeoness   Sep-23-10 01:19 PM   #21 
  - Here's his blog entry:  n2doc   Sep-23-10 01:20 PM   #22 
  - Maybe some Chicago area DUers can elucidate, but isn't the Obama's house  blondeatlast   Sep-23-10 01:29 PM   #26 
  - No. He has a nice house by any standard.  AngryAmish   Sep-24-10 11:11 AM   #78 
  - So they are doing so well that they can afford to pay a sitter so they both can work...  nc4bo   Sep-23-10 01:30 PM   #27 
  - #1 -- they should be glad both of them HAVE jobs, since many of  Tansy_Gold   Sep-23-10 01:33 PM   #29 
     - True, of course. At least he does have a job!  nc4bo   Sep-23-10 01:44 PM   #33 
  - bwahaha! he's not rich enough to do better than turbo tax!  unblock   Sep-23-10 01:47 PM   #35 
  - NO MOVIE CHANNELS?!?!?  trotsky   Sep-23-10 06:29 PM   #59 
  - the problem isn't so much his expenses themselves, but the fact they left themselves no cushion  unblock   Sep-23-10 01:28 PM   #25 
  - Maybe he should do like the other republicon tea baggers do and hire illegal aliens  bushisanidiot   Sep-23-10 01:31 PM   #28 
  - "But the hostility came as a shock to Henderson..."  Orsino   Sep-23-10 01:37 PM   #31 
  - having someone mow your lawn isn't all that much compared to his income level  unblock   Sep-23-10 01:54 PM   #38 
     - To be fair, a million-dollar home, or something in that bracket...  Orsino   Sep-23-10 05:26 PM   #54 
  - He's not at all sorry. Again he whunes about blogger comments, and how he  blondeatlast   Sep-23-10 01:42 PM   #32 
  - He's also not very bright.  Tansy_Gold   Sep-23-10 02:26 PM   #45 
  - he doesn't even know who is going to cater his next meal  frylock   Sep-23-10 01:46 PM   #34 
  - if he can afford a NANNY and a LAWN SERVICE then he can STFU.  ejpoeta   Sep-23-10 01:57 PM   #40 
  - Those lawn services will get you every time  DFW   Sep-23-10 01:58 PM   #41 
  - He thinks Chicago firemen and teachers make more than $250,000 per year.  Barack_America   Sep-23-10 02:09 PM   #44 
  - "A teacher and fireman in Chicago can easily top $250K" -YEAH, RIGHT!!  kath   Sep-24-10 11:57 AM   #92 
  - This guy can go fuck himself. He's better off than about 80% of Americans.  Arkana   Sep-23-10 02:46 PM   #46 
  - By definition, he's better off than 99% of Americans.  BurtWorm   Sep-23-10 02:54 PM   #47 
  - It's terrible isn't it?  Starry Messenger   Sep-23-10 03:04 PM   #48 
  - Let him eat cake....  Hepburn   Sep-23-10 03:08 PM   #49 
  - It must suck having to live within your means making 250k.  devilgrrl   Sep-23-10 03:15 PM   #50 
  - More like $450-500K; unblock crunched the numbers upthread. nt  blondeatlast   Sep-23-10 05:40 PM   #55 
  - His family's actual income is $455,000  alcibiades_mystery   Sep-23-10 06:26 PM   #57 
     - So after taxes they are clearing 30,000 a month  n2doc   Sep-24-10 06:24 AM   #69 
  - He looks like a petulant little twit.  devilgrrl   Sep-23-10 03:20 PM   #51 
  - The comments at the site seem to be running about 50-50  Buns_of_Fire   Sep-23-10 04:11 PM   #52 
  - THIS.  HughBeaumont   Sep-24-10 11:29 AM   #81 
  - A lot of people *everywhere* need some education about what a "marginal tax rate" is.  kath   Sep-24-10 12:00 PM   #94 
  - I'm not feeling his pain  fishwax   Sep-23-10 04:24 PM   #53 
  - 250K is 5000.00 American a week before taxes  onethatcares   Sep-23-10 06:32 PM   #60 
  - Perhaps all of America should pledge to send him a package of ramen noodles...  Buns_of_Fire   Sep-23-10 06:56 PM   #62 
  - I really wish for one month these fools would get a chance to  donheld   Sep-23-10 10:07 PM   #63 
  - Whatever would they do without their nanny and a lawn service?  deutsey   Sep-24-10 05:14 AM   #68 
  - The irony is that both he and his wife work in fields that are heavily subsidized..  girl gone mad   Sep-24-10 07:40 AM   #70 
  - Outcry because someone wrote a personal blog?  newtothegame   Sep-24-10 10:11 AM   #71 
  - Outcry because people respond to hus public, personal blog? nt  blondeatlast   Sep-24-10 11:39 AM   #88 
  - He ought to bitch to those "super rich" who "evade their taxes" instead of yarking about "Marxism."  DirkGently   Sep-24-10 10:13 AM   #72 
  - It's an odd word, but it fits...  The Doctor.   Sep-24-10 10:49 AM   #73 
  - My hubby and I both worked full time and we NEVER had a nanny. We worked  madmom   Sep-24-10 11:00 AM   #74 
  - lose the lawn service AND the gym membership but still get in the workout  pasto76   Sep-24-10 11:09 AM   #77 
  - Guess he didn't count on nannies and lawn service people  Vinca   Sep-24-10 11:29 AM   #80 
  - IF he paid over $100k in Federal taxes last year then his income is WELL north of $250k/yr  Roland99   Sep-24-10 11:35 AM   #85 
  - he's not unusual, he's typical.  veganlush   Sep-24-10 11:37 AM   #86 
  - there are many who do  Hamlette   Sep-24-10 11:43 AM   #90 
  - he distanced his wife from his complaints, I wonder why?  Hamlette   Sep-24-10 11:37 AM   #87 
  - So the Nanny and the Lawn Guy should have to pay a higher percentage of the US tax burden???  dsharp88   Sep-24-10 11:39 AM   #89 
  - fucking asshole.  kath   Sep-24-10 11:43 AM   #91 
  - Ive been in the neighborhood he lives in.  MedicalAdmin   Sep-24-10 12:07 PM   #96 
  - Wow. You'd think a law professor at the U of C  Warren DeMontague   Sep-24-10 11:59 AM   #93 
  - He should come to my neighborhood.  asdjrocky   Sep-24-10 12:01 PM   #95 
  - Only 15k in property taxes...sheesh.....he should come here.  Historic NY   Sep-24-10 01:04 PM   #99 
  - Goodness gracious, we'll have to cut back on our caviar budget to only five times a week.  tclambert   Sep-24-10 01:11 PM   #100 
 

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