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CrispyQ Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jun-16-11 11:25 AM
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13. And, they want it all. They want it all. They want it all.
All of it. They begrudge us any little thing that we have. No matter how small, they want it, too.
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  -Just listening to the CEO of Chevron talking on CNBC.... WCGreen  Jun-16-11 09:27 AM   #0 
  - They don't care. They don't care. They don't care. They don't care. nt  valerief   Jun-16-11 09:31 AM   #1 
  - and they go to church on Sunday....  WCGreen   Jun-16-11 09:31 AM   #2 
  - Chuch doesn't care. Church doesn't care. Chuch doesn't care. Church doesn't care. nt  valerief   Jun-16-11 09:32 AM   #3 
     - Yeah, it does  gratuitous   Jun-16-11 10:28 AM   #7 
        - And building megachurches to spread the word of the fascists. That's big and real. nt  valerief   Jun-16-11 11:03 AM   #11 
           - Yeah, I'm waiting for one of them to just name themselves, "Church of the Fascists," or  RKP5637   Jun-16-11 01:52 PM   #27 
  - And, they want it all. They want it all. They want it all.  CrispyQ   Jun-16-11 11:25 AM   #13 
     - It's the begining of a nightmarish future if we don't step up now...  WCGreen   Jun-16-11 11:29 AM   #14 
     - Bingo! nt  valerief   Jun-16-11 11:57 AM   #17 
     - It's like driving in traffic and the guy behind you is tailgating you really badly, but  RKP5637   Jun-16-11 01:55 PM   #28 
  - I've always felt in my lifetime we will see tanks rolling in the streets of  RKP5637   Jun-16-11 09:35 AM   #4 
  - That, I guess, is the ultimate capitalism wet dream....  WCGreen   Jun-16-11 09:46 AM   #5 
  - One in five is employed, protecting the rich from us.  WingDinger   Jun-16-11 10:26 AM   #6 
  - I think that's the plan. The middle class experiment is over. nt  valerief   Jun-16-11 11:59 AM   #18 
     - As many have said on DU and other places it was one of the most successful  RKP5637   Jun-16-11 01:46 PM   #25 
        - I have an old bumper sticker sticker that reads:  CrispyQ   Jun-16-11 02:18 PM   #35 
           - Paychecks have been flat in this country for I think about 20 years. Yet the  RKP5637   Jun-16-11 02:31 PM   #37 
  - I sometimes really wonder what their ultimate end game is.  Initech   Jun-16-11 10:29 AM   #8 
  - I think post #4 hits it pretty spot on. Tanks did roll through New Orleans.  CrossChris   Jun-16-11 10:52 AM   #9 
  - I think this is what they want. Just a feel good thing for them to see others as this.  RKP5637   Jun-16-11 02:01 PM   #31 
  - Raising taxes on profits would force them to use them instead of sitting on them  n2doc   Jun-16-11 10:59 AM   #10 
  - Exactly....  WCGreen   Jun-16-11 11:19 AM   #12 
  - To sit on their money or invest it globally... Most would prefer not to have to  RKP5637   Jun-16-11 02:08 PM   #32 
  - I have democratic friends  CrispyQ   Jun-16-11 11:34 AM   #15 
  - It's a veil they hide behind that encourages bad behavior...  WCGreen   Jun-16-11 11:52 AM   #16 
  - IMO we really do have a shadow gov. of sorts doing all of this because politicians  RKP5637   Jun-16-11 02:14 PM   #34 
  - They don't understand micro-economics  taught_me_patience   Jun-16-11 12:03 PM   #19 
  - And yet the WH will throw us all under the bus for Chevron  Rex   Jun-16-11 12:04 PM   #20 
  - Bingo!  WCGreen   Jun-16-11 12:17 PM   #21 
  - This caring about citizens is a bunch of BS rhetoric IMO. I'm sure some do, but if  RKP5637   Jun-16-11 02:23 PM   #36 
  - Psychopathic greed.  moondust   Jun-16-11 12:29 PM   #22 
  - They're not just "willing to watch."  hifiguy   Jun-16-11 04:06 PM   #40 
  - Here's the video (w/transcript to the right of video)  OneGrassRoot   Jun-16-11 01:02 PM   #23 
  - And more chances to screw up the environment...  WCGreen   Jun-16-11 01:19 PM   #24 
  - This is called a Capital Strike  Dawson Leery   Jun-16-11 01:52 PM   #26 
  - Indeed as the other poster pointed out  Harmony Blue   Jun-16-11 04:07 PM   #42 
  - i believe it's called extortion  spanone   Jun-16-11 01:57 PM   #29 
  - Obama should try to convince him he's not "anti-business"  Enrique   Jun-16-11 02:00 PM   #30 
  - Obama should tax their asses off and hire folks to work on infrastructure  TBF   Jun-16-11 02:10 PM   #33 
     - Yep...  WCGreen   Jun-16-11 04:00 PM   #38 
  - The French revolutionaries knew what to do with  hifiguy   Jun-16-11 04:03 PM   #39 
  - He's also painfully full of shit.  xphile   Jun-16-11 04:07 PM   #41 
  - +1  KeepItReal   Jun-16-11 09:49 PM   #43 
  - The corporate cash hoard was a cool $1.93 TRILLION last December and it's probably grown even larger  entanglement   Jun-16-11 10:14 PM   #44 
  - Nothing drastic will come from any of our current politicians  Lorien   Jun-16-11 11:41 PM   #45 
 

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