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Chef Eric Donating Member (576 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Apr-12-11 07:40 PM
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27. Your car runs fine, and your mechanic is a fucking liar. Hire a new one. nt
Edited on Tue Apr-12-11 08:05 PM by Chef Eric
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  -Let's say I have an 80 year old car. DFab420  Apr-12-11 04:59 PM   #0 
  - You're right! I've tended to view these as "all or nothing" issues. Time to review  gateley   Apr-12-11 05:04 PM   #1 
  - let's say I have been making payments for forty years sometimes double payments..  peace13   Apr-12-11 05:06 PM   #2 
  - That would be awful. But that hasn't happened.  DFab420   Apr-12-11 05:16 PM   #5 
  - Precisely  Sherman A1   Apr-13-11 05:27 AM   #37 
  - "Double payment"? how does that fit the SS model?  mkultra   Apr-13-11 11:35 AM   #40 
     - As a small business owner I pay both halves of the SS payment..  peace13   Apr-13-11 12:24 PM   #41 
  - The simple truth is they don't want to pay back what's been borrowed against SS.  DCKit   Apr-12-11 05:07 PM   #3 
  - lets say my pension fund is being robbed....  Warren Stupidity   Apr-12-11 05:12 PM   #4 
  - Sure.. but it isn't  DFab420   Apr-12-11 05:20 PM   #7 
     - Mine was.  Fuddnik   Apr-12-11 05:45 PM   #10 
     - ..Thats your pension plan.  DFab420   Apr-12-11 05:52 PM   #15 
     - It's not broke. It's ahead of the game. The Repukes want to rob it blind.  damntexdem   Apr-12-11 05:48 PM   #12 
     - it ain't an 80 year old care either  Warren Stupidity   Apr-12-11 08:46 PM   #30 
  - I agree with you, but there is a legitimate point to be made about the process in which this is to  patrice   Apr-12-11 05:18 PM   #6 
  - +1  DFab420   Apr-12-11 05:32 PM   #9 
  - Updating, yes. Cutting no.  Raine1967   Apr-12-11 05:26 PM   #8 
  - It's not reform, it's vandalism.  damntexdem   Apr-12-11 05:49 PM   #13 
  - the fuckers aren't planning to raise benefits  Warren Stupidity   Apr-12-11 08:44 PM   #29 
  - Bullhshit! It's about targeting the most-successful social program ever.  damntexdem   Apr-12-11 05:46 PM   #11 
  - What attacks? If you read through the cuts on the table  DFab420   Apr-12-11 05:51 PM   #14 
     - Huh?  DURHAM D   Apr-12-11 06:32 PM   #16 
     - Here, this is what I read. Did I miss it in there??  DFab420   Apr-12-11 06:34 PM   #17 
        - Or maybe here  DFab420   Apr-12-11 06:39 PM   #18 
        - No better as it relates to your OP - you are just making shit up. nt  DURHAM D   Apr-12-11 06:42 PM   #20 
           - What are you talking about?  DFab420   Apr-12-11 06:51 PM   #21 
        - Huh again?  DURHAM D   Apr-12-11 06:40 PM   #19 
           - Well luckily I don't just read what "democrats" deem worthy of me reading  DFab420   Apr-12-11 06:52 PM   #22 
              - It's obvious from your OP that you don't have much in common with "democrats."  ClassWarrior   Apr-13-11 02:35 AM   #34 
     - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Apr-12-11 10:26 PM   #31 
  - I'd be open to ...  Bob Loblaw   Apr-12-11 06:56 PM   #23 
  - Umm no.  Fearless   Apr-12-11 07:07 PM   #24 
  - So maybe your car needs work. Are you going to take it to a chop shop?  Bake   Apr-12-11 07:26 PM   #25 
  - You lie!  Keith Bee   Apr-12-11 07:27 PM   #26 
  - Thanks!  DFab420   Apr-12-11 07:45 PM   #28 
  - +1  JVS   Apr-13-11 03:21 AM   #35 
  - Your car runs fine, and your mechanic is a fucking liar. Hire a new one. nt  Chef Eric   Apr-12-11 07:40 PM   #27 
  - How about you drive it up your ass along with your "reform" of my family's future?  ClassWarrior   Apr-13-11 01:13 AM   #32 
  - Let's say you don't  Keith Bee   Apr-13-11 01:13 AM   #33 
  - Nice metaphor. Too bad it doesn't accurately depict the situation. Maybe you should sell it to...  JVS   Apr-13-11 03:23 AM   #36 
  - Some metaphors just don't work. And 80 yr old car = SS is one. Sorry, it just doesn't.  yellowcanine   Apr-13-11 07:53 AM   #38 
  - Very bad analogy. Tax Cuts for the Rich Create Jobs is the 30-yr old jalopy  Overseas   Apr-13-11 08:17 AM   #39 
 

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