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amborin Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Dec-12-10 06:46 PM
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35. you're right, it wasn't $12 Trillion; the banks got $14 Trilllion!


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  -It suddenly occurs to me that this whole tax cut boondoogle is one big red herring: BigBearJohn  Dec-12-10 02:38 AM   #0 
  - and the incoming chairman of the House Financial Services Committee has an interesting comment...  Syrinx   Dec-12-10 03:18 AM   #1 
  - I hit recc and it jumped from 6 to 14  StarsInHerHair   Dec-12-10 03:38 AM   #2 
  - 40,000? did i get the zeros right?  Tunkamerica   Dec-12-10 04:04 AM   #9 
  - Everyone gets an overnight loan of $20, everynight for 4 years  Taitertots   Dec-12-10 04:12 AM   #14 
  - $38,961.039 Google told me so...  Bigmack   Dec-12-10 01:39 PM   #20 
     - Thank you ----  madmax   Dec-12-10 06:43 PM   #34 
     - so per person in the US vs. the Banksters, we'd gotten that much each  StarsInHerHair   Dec-12-10 07:39 PM   #37 
  - Federal reserve money is not our money  DeltaLitProf   Dec-12-10 03:40 AM   #3 
  - The Federal Reserve may not be "our money"  Hydra   Dec-12-10 03:52 PM   #22 
  - Funny. Dallas Federal Reserve President Richard Fisher thinks it's our money.  laughingliberal   Dec-12-10 04:07 PM   #24 
  - Where on earth did you get that idea?  girl gone mad   Dec-12-10 04:50 PM   #26 
  - Ours when its a loss theirs when there's a profit.  Scruffy1   Dec-12-10 11:59 PM   #47 
  - you are right  Celebration   Dec-12-10 10:46 PM   #42 
  - From the Federal Reserve FAQ site  DeltaLitProf   Dec-12-10 03:45 AM   #4 
  - fine and dandy  Celebration   Dec-12-10 10:55 PM   #44 
  - No one gave $12 trillion to the banks  Taitertots   Dec-12-10 03:54 AM   #5 
  - You're right-those fuckers actually STOLE OUR MONEY. Let's call it what it is.  earth mom   Dec-12-10 03:55 AM   #6 
  - That is even further from the truth  Taitertots   Dec-12-10 04:02 AM   #7 
     - you're right, it wasn't $12 Trillion; the banks got $14 Trilllion!  amborin   Dec-12-10 06:46 PM   #35 
        - Its well worthwhile to read the article that comes from  bhikkhu   Dec-13-10 12:46 AM   #49 
  - I've noticed that every time this gets mentioned, you show up  tkmorris   Dec-12-10 04:09 AM   #12 
     - When the same lie gets repeated, someone has to say something  Taitertots   Dec-12-10 04:18 AM   #16 
     - Wouldn't correcting false statements MORE of the time be a good thing?  BzaDem   Dec-12-10 04:38 AM   #18 
     - How are you missing those threads if you are there? You're accusing  TBF   Dec-12-10 09:48 PM   #40 
        - I also see him everytime I look at threads about Fed  Klingon   Dec-13-10 12:56 AM   #50 
           - 6?  Tunkamerica   Dec-13-10 01:56 AM   #59 
  - Do you have any verifyable sources on these,  FrenchieCat   Dec-12-10 04:03 AM   #8 
  - source #1:  Tunkamerica   Dec-12-10 04:06 AM   #10 
  - The problem is that this poster has no idea what they are talking about  Taitertots   Dec-12-10 04:07 AM   #11 
     - It hardly matters does it?  tkmorris   Dec-12-10 04:15 AM   #15 
        - The only reason you didn't know was because you choose not to know  Taitertots   Dec-12-10 04:28 AM   #17 
           - That's totally false.  girl gone mad   Dec-12-10 04:54 PM   #27 
           - Nope, you are wrong  Taitertots   Dec-13-10 01:34 AM   #57 
           - Huh. This guy says it's the people's money:  laughingliberal   Dec-12-10 05:32 PM   #29 
           - Too bad no one asked him  Taitertots   Dec-13-10 01:03 AM   #52 
           - then why the heck  druidity33   Dec-12-10 06:39 PM   #33 
           - Because an audit is a bad idea  Taitertots   Dec-13-10 01:31 AM   #55 
           - No ... Sen. Bernie Sanders demanded the info on what was lent to banks...  defendandprotect   Dec-12-10 11:27 PM   #46 
              - Everyone who wanted to know, knew about discount lending rates  Taitertots   Dec-13-10 01:28 AM   #54 
                 - You're saying you know the interest rates and Sen. Bernie Sanders doesn't ....  defendandprotect   Dec-13-10 01:37 PM   #60 
  - To be fair, that giant owl at the bohemian grove eats some very expensive satan chow.  Warren DeMontague   Dec-12-10 04:10 AM   #13 
  - Here's what a trillion dollars looks like:  CrispyQ   Dec-12-10 01:20 PM   #19 
  - That is TOTALLY boggling (and humbling). Now I know why it seems  BigBearJohn   Dec-13-10 01:34 AM   #56 
  - Technically speaking the Fed provided over $13 trillion in short term  madinmaryland   Dec-12-10 02:16 PM   #21 
  - Repaid with interest? SWeET! Now we can finance a Jobs Bill  leftstreet   Dec-12-10 03:55 PM   #23 
  - +1 nt  laughingliberal   Dec-12-10 04:08 PM   #25 
  - How did these insolvent banks get the money to pay back Fed loans..  girl gone mad   Dec-12-10 05:10 PM   #28 
     - Interesting. nt  laughingliberal   Dec-12-10 05:33 PM   #30 
        - I'd like to see one of these "the loans were payed back with interest" posters..  girl gone mad   Dec-12-10 06:13 PM   #32 
  - Chicken feed ...  GeorgeGist   Dec-12-10 05:36 PM   #31 
  - $14 trillion was the total size of the bailout:  amborin   Dec-12-10 06:48 PM   #36 
  - Not really..  sendero   Dec-12-10 07:43 PM   #38 
  - That part scares me too.  avaistheone1   Dec-12-10 11:10 PM   #45 
  - We are awash in red herrings. nt  Enthusiast   Dec-12-10 09:44 PM   #39 
  - Exactly.  bhikkhu   Dec-13-10 12:28 AM   #48 
  - Yes it has occurred to quite a few of us.  russspeakeasy   Dec-12-10 10:30 PM   #41 
  - Not a red herring . . .  caseymoz   Dec-12-10 10:50 PM   #43 
  - Education is our friend, and our best tool in this case  bhikkhu   Dec-13-10 01:03 AM   #51 
  - And Obama insists we must help those millionaires/billionaires with their tax relief  Imagevision   Dec-13-10 01:22 AM   #53 
  - Yes they put a "shiny object" in front of us  Raine   Dec-13-10 01:51 AM   #58 
     - Nowadays, the bright isn't so bright and the shiny isn't so shiny  Horse with no Name   Dec-13-10 01:40 PM   #61 
 

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