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joshcryer Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jul-09-11 10:21 PM
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13. Sounds like Bohner was the one who caved.
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  -Wow. Even The Economist is calling bullshit on the GOP The Hitman  Jul-09-11 08:13 PM   #0 
  - The only good side of this is that I believe we'll see those idiot  napi21   Jul-09-11 08:17 PM   #1 
  - You think so? American people are gullible and none too bright, as evidenced every year  Sarah Ibarruri   Jul-09-11 08:20 PM   #2 
  - In many cases that's true, but if all the predictions of a default are  napi21   Jul-09-11 08:35 PM   #4 
     - What exactly would happen in a default? What would happen first, then second, etc?  Sarah Ibarruri   Jul-09-11 08:44 PM   #5 
        - Other than checks not going out?  EC   Jul-09-11 10:24 PM   #14 
        - Ok. Got it. nt  Sarah Ibarruri   Jul-09-11 11:14 PM   #15 
        - Not to mention SS checks not going out, Medicare payments not  napi21   Jul-10-11 12:11 AM   #17 
           - No, that's scare tactics. Where's your proof? How can you say SS  The Big Vetolski   Jul-10-11 03:15 PM   #22 
              - The Treasury Sec. has to make the decision, and it can be anything.  napi21   Jul-11-11 02:32 AM   #28 
        - So people quit paying and refuse to move out of their homes? Then  The Big Vetolski   Jul-10-11 03:13 PM   #21 
        - I think you're confusing this with a government shutdown. nt  The Big Vetolski   Jul-10-11 03:16 PM   #23 
           - No, default:  EC   Jul-10-11 09:07 PM   #27 
        - I really don't know. From what I do know, it may be something like  The Big Vetolski   Jul-10-11 03:12 PM   #20 
  - If we default they'll blame Obama. And many liberals will blame Obama.  joshcryer   Jul-09-11 09:53 PM   #10 
     - I won't. It would mean he didn't cave.  aquart   Jul-09-11 10:16 PM   #11 
     - Sounds like Bohner was the one who caved.  joshcryer   Jul-09-11 10:21 PM   #13 
        - Pity you cannot see my beatific smile.  aquart   Jul-09-11 11:33 PM   #16 
     - How will a debt default affect social programs? It will raise interest  The Big Vetolski   Jul-10-11 03:28 PM   #26 
  - Stop congressional paychecks first!  PADemD   Jul-09-11 08:27 PM   #3 
  - well that's completely counter-productive.  unblock   Jul-10-11 11:49 AM   #19 
  - You are the second person on this thread confusing a debt default  The Big Vetolski   Jul-10-11 03:23 PM   #24 
  - Conservatives and the Economist  malletgirl02   Jul-09-11 08:46 PM   #6 
  - Easy there with the obscene avatar  The Hitman   Jul-09-11 08:56 PM   #7 
  - Both Alan Greenspan and David Stockman have now said the first  Sal Minella   Jul-09-11 09:41 PM   #8 
  - If we go into default can we blame the Republicans?  joshcryer   Jul-09-11 09:44 PM   #9 
  - blame both parties, both got us here.  tomp   Jul-10-11 08:29 AM   #18 
  - amen....k&r  spanone   Jul-09-11 10:18 PM   #12 
  - The Economist editors are realists, not market fundamentalists  eallen   Jul-10-11 03:28 PM   #25 

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