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Karmadillo Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Dec-12-10 02:56 PM
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2. We could caucus as the Suck It Up Serfs.
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  -Mayor Bloomberg Says Obama's Democratic Base Should `Suck It Up' on Tax-Cut Deal Better Believe It  Dec-12-10 02:50 PM   #0 
  - Rocktivity says that it's time for Bloomberg and the rest of the $250K crowd  rocktivity   Dec-12-10 02:55 PM   #1 
  - We could caucus as the Suck It Up Serfs.  Karmadillo   Dec-12-10 02:56 PM   #2 
  - Or, as the "98%ers Caucus". nt  ladjf   Dec-12-10 07:20 PM   #27 
  - We have for a decade.  mmonk   Dec-12-10 02:56 PM   #3 
  - Of course he does.  asdjrocky   Dec-12-10 02:57 PM   #4 
  - Is "suck it up" another phrase for "let them eat cake?"  DBoon   Dec-12-10 02:57 PM   #5 
  - +100  Hannah Bell   Dec-12-10 02:58 PM   #7 
  - This part of the DEM base sez Bloomberg should just "suck it". nt  Smarmie Doofus   Dec-12-10 02:58 PM   #6 
  - Would Repugs really be able to accept no tax cuts at all? Call their bluff!  reformist2   Dec-12-10 03:02 PM   #8 
  - Mayor Bloomberg worth an estimated 18 billion bucks. "Suck it up" peasants!  Better Believe It   Dec-12-10 03:05 PM   #9 
  - IN other words, Let Them Eat Cake.  MoonRiver   Dec-12-10 03:06 PM   #10 
  - The 2%-ers say it is their cake and they are going to eat all of it, too!  gort   Dec-12-10 04:00 PM   #22 
  - You will vote Dem and you will like it or else you will be working out with the peasants.  L0oniX   Dec-12-10 03:09 PM   #11 
  - The multi-billionaire is really telling working people, the elderly and the poor to suck it up.  Better Believe It   Dec-12-10 03:11 PM   #12 
  - K & R  Scurrilous   Dec-12-10 03:15 PM   #13 
  - I can think of several things Bloomberg can do, but they would get me censored.  hobbit709   Dec-12-10 03:18 PM   #14 
  - however you may feel about this deal...  DemocratAholic   Dec-12-10 03:20 PM   #15 
  - Although he was a registered Democrat until 2001. NT  NYCGirl   Dec-12-10 03:22 PM   #16 
     - not sure what your point is in saying he used to be a Democrat  DemocratAholic   Dec-12-10 03:47 PM   #21 
     - It's very strange. There is a weird, small subculture of Bloomberg...  Smarmie Doofus   Dec-12-10 07:04 PM   #23 
     - the Bloomberg apologists are everywhere  DemocratAholic   Dec-12-10 08:59 PM   #37 
     - On social issues, he's much more aligned with Democrats  NYCGirl   Dec-12-10 07:10 PM   #25 
        - "social issue democrats" - those are the ones who don't care who you sleep with so long as *they*  Hannah Bell   Dec-12-10 07:23 PM   #28 
           - Yeah, those pesky social issues. They don't matter at all. NT  NYCGirl   Dec-12-10 07:28 PM   #30 
              - when you lose your home, your livelihood, & are begging on the street, nobody gives a damn  Hannah Bell   Dec-12-10 07:32 PM   #31 
                 - You mean "social issues" like marriage equality and DADT?  NYCGirl   Dec-12-10 07:35 PM   #33 
                    - i don't care if you disagree with me. they are indeed a wedge used by the ruling class to divide  Hannah Bell   Dec-12-10 07:42 PM   #34 
                    - Bullshit.  Smarmie Doofus   Dec-12-10 08:40 PM   #35 
     - "Although he was a registered Democrat until 2001."  Foo Fighter   Dec-12-10 09:37 PM   #38 
  - I could probably live off Bloomberg's tax cut for the rest of my life.  Vinca   Dec-12-10 03:23 PM   #17 
  - No probably about it, you could live the rest of your life in luxury off his tax cut...  Bjorn Against   Dec-12-10 03:30 PM   #18 
  - the whole city of nyc could. bloomberg could pay the entire nyc deficit & have cash to burn.  Hannah Bell   Dec-12-10 07:24 PM   #29 
  - Already posted:  Xicano   Dec-12-10 03:34 PM   #19 
  - We're not his base. Are we his base? Everyone says he's really conservative.  The Backlash Cometh   Dec-12-10 03:35 PM   #20 
  - And Obama should listen to Bloomberg because?  Puregonzo1188   Dec-12-10 07:05 PM   #24 
  - Because he's a billionaire and might offer President Obama a Wall Street job in 2013?  Better Believe It   Dec-12-10 08:41 PM   #36 
  - It appears that people like Bloomberg are the only ones Mr. Obama is listening to. nt  TBF   Dec-12-10 09:43 PM   #39 
  - Right. That's who we need advice from. Who asked you Bloomberg?  ladjf   Dec-12-10 07:18 PM   #26 
  - Every poll showS tax cuts for under $250 only  jorae28   Dec-12-10 07:35 PM   #32 

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