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COLGATE4 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Aug-15-11 10:28 PM
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1. Shared sacrifice means the middle and lower classes sacrifice
and the rich share in the money taken from them.
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  -Enough already with this 'Shared Sacrfice'! earthside  Aug-15-11 09:57 PM   #0 
  - Shared sacrifice means the middle and lower classes sacrifice  COLGATE4   Aug-15-11 10:28 PM   #1 
  - When This admin takes a 25% cut across the board and gives up pensions we'll talk  Donnachaidh   Aug-15-11 11:21 PM   #2 
  - So, when public employees take the hit, you're willing to talk?  boppers   Aug-15-11 11:53 PM   #3 
  - comprehension problems?  Donnachaidh   Aug-16-11 12:59 AM   #6 
     - So, the unionized public employees who work in the administration, too?  boppers   Aug-16-11 01:06 AM   #9 
        - LMAO  liberation   Aug-16-11 07:42 PM   #26 
  - +1,000  girl_interrupted   Aug-15-11 11:53 PM   #4 
     - he could give up the 180K pension he won't need with speaking fees  Donnachaidh   Aug-16-11 01:01 AM   #7 
     - Obama doesn't even need the speaking fees.  boppers   Aug-16-11 01:09 AM   #10 
     - He'll sacrific by "eating his peas" and getting a "hair cut".  Raine   Aug-16-11 03:24 AM   #11 
     - Like YA!  jefferson_dem   Aug-16-11 05:13 AM   #12 
     - He is sacrificing more than most, he is sacrificing his integrity, his empathy for  Dragonfli   Aug-16-11 08:29 PM   #27 
  - K and R (nt)  bigwillq   Aug-16-11 12:07 AM   #5 
  - This is the sick joke of "shared sacrifice:"  blkmusclmachine   Aug-16-11 01:04 AM   #8 
  - The term shared sacrifice, under present realities, is a hyperbolic euphemism  indepat   Aug-16-11 05:27 PM   #24 
  - Um... I think you're missing the point of this talking point.  jefferson_dem   Aug-16-11 05:18 AM   #13 
  - Oh, thank you!  polmaven   Aug-16-11 06:25 AM   #14 
  - They need to stop telling us about it and start putting it into practice.  Ganja Ninja   Aug-16-11 06:41 AM   #15 
  - Modeling is one of the best ways to demonstrate something  theaocp   Aug-16-11 09:08 AM   #17 
  - The middle class and the poor don't need lectures about participating in sacrifice.  Ilsa   Aug-16-11 09:18 AM   #18 
  - Ugh...  jefferson_dem   Aug-16-11 09:22 AM   #19 
     - Sorry but he is lecturing the poor and middle class.  Ganja Ninja   Aug-16-11 10:07 AM   #20 
     - How much has he asked from the top?  Hydra   Aug-16-11 03:30 PM   #22 
     - Was this in a speech at the last $15,000/table fundraiser?  eilen   Aug-16-11 09:56 PM   #30 
  - Then he should give that speech to those at the top end of the wealth spectrum  progressoid   Aug-16-11 02:15 PM   #21 
  - Who is Obama's argument supposed to work on?  theaocp   Aug-16-11 09:06 AM   #16 
  - Everybody thinks it should be everybody else  treestar   Aug-16-11 03:38 PM   #23 
  - Til Obama listens, he will continue to be clueless.  Jakes Progress   Aug-16-11 05:34 PM   #25 
  - TAX THE  femrap   Aug-16-11 09:21 PM   #28 
  - You have got to suck it up.  totodeinhere   Aug-16-11 09:31 PM   #29 

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