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Fire Walk With Me Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-19-11 03:40 PM
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18. Kick.
Kick the Koch brothers out..
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  -We need a system of checks and balances against rampant capitalism. Fire Walk With Me  May-17-11 03:27 PM   #0 
  - When has capitalism ever been anything BUT a disaster?  leftstreet   May-17-11 03:27 PM   #1 
  - +1  frebrd   May-17-11 03:35 PM   #4 
  - When it was regulated, had a free press and a vibrant middle class  StarburstClock   May-17-11 03:52 PM   #5 
  - And that only happened because we were competing  socialist_n_TN   May-17-11 05:05 PM   #14 
  - But it is now practicing a new brand of capitalism that is even worse.  jwirr   May-17-11 04:43 PM   #9 
  - I believe that was an FDR thingy called "the New Deal" and that Teddy Roosevelt thingy too  jpak   May-17-11 03:30 PM   #2 
  - We have checks and balances against rampant capitalism:  Proud Liberal Dem   May-17-11 03:33 PM   #3 
  - That makes my head spin as well...this is why repubs want "small government"  Fire Walk With Me   May-17-11 03:52 PM   #6 
  - Used to be a really good check and balance.  Somawas   May-17-11 03:55 PM   #7 
  - Just like the University of Chicago economics department did in  jwirr   May-17-11 04:40 PM   #8 
  - I think civilized countries call that a "government"...  Wounded Bear   May-17-11 04:45 PM   #10 
  - Yep. Government makes the rules.  moondust   May-17-11 05:00 PM   #12 
  - I agree  RainDog   May-17-11 04:52 PM   #11 
  - i'm not sure what rampant capitalism really means  BOG PERSON   May-17-11 05:03 PM   #13 
  - on second thought, there already is a system of checks and balances on capitalism  BOG PERSON   May-17-11 05:07 PM   #15 
  - As others have said, that is what government is  Spike89   May-17-11 05:40 PM   #16 
  - The only serious check and balance on rampant  socialist_n_TN   May-17-11 06:30 PM   #17 
  - Kick.  Fire Walk With Me   May-19-11 03:40 PM   #18 

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