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Octafish Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Dec-05-10 03:35 PM
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37. Red Ink Ronnie really was all about Reverse Robin Hood
And Obama wants to celebrate the sonofabitch?
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  -The notion that tax cuts for the rich will create jobs Jackpine Radical  Dec-05-10 12:12 PM   #0 
  - They can. They do.  PDJane   Dec-05-10 12:16 PM   #1 
  - Exactly right.  GoCubsGo   Dec-05-10 03:31 PM   #36 
  - They do not desire to because they largely believe in the exact same system as the opposition.  TheKentuckian   Dec-05-10 12:16 PM   #2 
  - First of all the pubs don't care about the unemployed.  jaxx   Dec-05-10 12:18 PM   #3 
  - Well, Hell, I know the Reptilians don't care about commoners.  Jackpine Radical   Dec-05-10 12:24 PM   #4 
     - Because the majority of the constituents are ignoring the unemployed.  jaxx   Dec-05-10 12:32 PM   #8 
  - The notion that $700 billion over 10 years can do much for a budget deficit that is over  dkf   Dec-05-10 12:26 PM   #5 
  - Exactly! If tax cuts created jobs, we would not have double-digit  WestSeattle2   Dec-05-10 12:28 PM   #6 
  - I agree.  Andy823   Dec-05-10 12:30 PM   #7 
  - One point I think you will find incorrect is that the rich  Jackpine Radical   Dec-05-10 12:35 PM   #10 
     - Maybe not. Many fianciers are above the labor problems now?  azul   Dec-05-10 12:51 PM   #13 
     - And if jobs do get created, who's to say  Jackpine Radical   Dec-05-10 01:01 PM   #16 
        - Or in their golf or yacht clubs?  azul   Dec-05-10 01:55 PM   #29 
           - The very rich aren't hurting now. They can already afford  Jackpine Radical   Dec-05-10 02:03 PM   #30 
     - I don't think they'll start hiring until demand picks up. Tax cuts  WestSeattle2   Dec-05-10 01:01 PM   #17 
        - Yes, exactly.  Jackpine Radical   Dec-05-10 01:02 PM   #18 
  - john kerry said it pretty well on mtp today....link  spanone   Dec-05-10 12:34 PM   #9 
  - why did Obama cave with the stimulus & devote big chunk to useless tax cuts?  amborin   Dec-05-10 12:39 PM   #11 
  - That would make a good Letter to the Editor.  subterranean   Dec-05-10 12:49 PM   #12 
  - That would make a good HARD COPY letter to the President and your reps:  Lorien   Dec-05-10 12:56 PM   #15 
  - Oh, I'll no doubt circulate it (LTTE, blog) soon.  Jackpine Radical   Dec-05-10 01:03 PM   #19 
  - Because the Dems have no leadership and therefore no unified message  Lorien   Dec-05-10 12:55 PM   #14 
  - If the corporations own all of one party and half of the other,  Jackpine Radical   Dec-05-10 01:11 PM   #21 
  - Yup...to all you said! nt  Desertrose   Dec-05-10 01:05 PM   #20 
  - Thanks for that Bucky Fuller quote, BTW.  Jackpine Radical   Dec-05-10 01:19 PM   #22 
     - I think we have to be ready when they self-destruct....  Desertrose   Dec-05-10 04:43 PM   #41 
        - Oh, don't get me started.  Jackpine Radical   Dec-05-10 04:52 PM   #42 
           - My first bf turned in to a MORMON!!!  Desertrose   Dec-05-10 06:06 PM   #43 
              - I've always wondered--  Jackpine Radical   Dec-05-10 06:24 PM   #45 
                 - My thought too...they don't REALLY need that second "m".  Desertrose   Dec-05-10 07:25 PM   #46 
  - Economic realities. 1) For every Federal dollar spent on Food Stamps, $1.71 comes back to the local  bobbolink   Dec-05-10 01:23 PM   #23 
  - Thank you, Bobbie.  Jackpine Radical   Dec-05-10 02:05 PM   #31 
     - You're welcome. I would appreciate inclusion of these facts when people write LTTEs, etc.  bobbolink   Dec-05-10 04:33 PM   #40 
  - We have had these tax cuts in place for 8 years. WHERE ARE THE JOBS?  Poboy   Dec-05-10 01:23 PM   #24 
  - If they were to say it...  kentuck   Dec-05-10 01:30 PM   #25 
  - I think that trickle down economics has been clearly proven false  Nikia   Dec-05-10 01:42 PM   #26 
  - Customers create jobs, not the fucking rich! I love telling that to my right wing  B Calm   Dec-05-10 01:48 PM   #27 
  - Use it or lose it, the principle of progressive income taxation  soryang   Dec-05-10 01:54 PM   #28 
  - Beautifully succinct. Elegant.  Jackpine Radical   Dec-05-10 02:07 PM   #32 
  - The SIMPLE freakin truth ...  Cosmocat   Dec-05-10 02:17 PM   #33 
  - If every DUer today would write just this as a LTTE, we would have an impact.  bobbolink   Dec-05-10 02:25 PM   #34 
  - The incentive is to speculate in financial schemes  azul   Dec-05-10 03:24 PM   #35 
  - Red Ink Ronnie really was all about Reverse Robin Hood  Octafish   Dec-05-10 03:35 PM   #37 
  - Because like everything  mstinamotorcity   Dec-05-10 03:43 PM   #38 
  - K&R great point N/T  Jeffersons Ghost   Dec-05-10 03:47 PM   #39 
  - You got that right!!!!  RegieRocker   Dec-05-10 06:07 PM   #44 
 

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