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immoderate Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jun-13-11 11:10 AM
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4. But if we slaughter the golden goose, we can have ALL the eggs now.
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  -something the ultra-rich always seem to forget: unblock  Jun-13-11 10:58 AM   #0 
  - Well i suspect that many of them, particularly the Kochs, think that they are working to help  el_bryanto   Jun-13-11 11:03 AM   #1 
  - The free market regulates by death.  aquart   Jun-13-11 11:05 AM   #2 
  - I agree  Johonny   Jun-13-11 11:54 AM   #8 
  - They know that. They don't care that we're human. nt  valerief   Jun-13-11 11:07 AM   #3 
  - my point is that they don't need to care about the humanity of it. it's still in their interests.  unblock   Jun-13-11 11:12 AM   #5 
     - I've known people who throw money away in video slot machines.  valerief   Jun-13-11 12:05 PM   #10 
  - But if we slaughter the golden goose, we can have ALL the eggs now.  immoderate   Jun-13-11 11:10 AM   #4 
  - yeah, that's pretty much sums up their thinking.  unblock   Jun-13-11 11:13 AM   #6 
  - Well said  lsewpershad   Jun-13-11 11:18 AM   #7 
  - Tyler Durden had a few choice words about this:  theaocp   Jun-13-11 11:56 AM   #9 
  - Doesn't seem to be hurting them one bit. People still sacrifice their lives  valerief   Jun-13-11 12:06 PM   #11 
  - well THAT's a different question -- eventually the poor become desparate and violent.  unblock   Jun-13-11 01:49 PM   #13 
  - We should be making decisions based on what's best for the 7th generation down from  wiggs   Jun-13-11 12:08 PM   #12 
  - yeah, contrast that with reports on quarterly profits.  unblock   Jun-13-11 01:50 PM   #14 
  - They make sure everyone know how little of a shit they give.  Rex   Jun-13-11 01:52 PM   #15 
  - They never seem to get that.  Cleita   Jun-13-11 01:54 PM   #16 
  - The Oak and the Reed, By Jean de La Fontaine Transla  alfredo   Jun-13-11 02:03 PM   #17 
  - I don't think they forget this at all  elias7   Jun-14-11 07:03 AM   #18 
 

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