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RKP5637 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jun-16-11 02:01 PM
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31. I think this is what they want. Just a feel good thing for them to see others as this.
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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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