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PatSeg Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Sep-10-11 12:43 PM
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27. Well, if you're going to be Rich,
shouldn't you be fabulous as well?

But seriously.......

How much is enough for these people? At what point does money stop making your life any better or richer? And why do they continue to seek more after they reach that point? Questions that plague me on a regular basis.
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  -We went $14T into debt to make the rich, fabulously, fabulously rich. krispos42  Sep-09-11 12:57 PM   #0 
  - So true. So stupid. So awful.  FiveGoodMen   Sep-09-11 12:59 PM   #1 
  - And our reward is them spitting on us and telling us "to live within our means"  n2doc   Sep-09-11 01:00 PM   #2 
  - What's the Latin phrase for "bootstrap"?  krispos42   Sep-09-11 01:02 PM   #3 
  - Probably?  chervilant   Sep-10-11 12:11 PM   #25 
  - Just be quiet and eat your peas..  russspeakeasy   Sep-10-11 12:43 PM   #26 
  - This is one of the top reasons that those who are disenchanted with the DLC  truedelphi   Sep-09-11 01:26 PM   #4 
  - Thom Hartmann lays it out pretty well.  krispos42   Sep-09-11 03:40 PM   #9 
  - Bow to your corporate masters please.  Broderick   Sep-09-11 01:29 PM   #5 
  - Hey, it's a paying job, right?  krispos42   Sep-10-11 08:10 AM   #19 
  - yes, so wealthy that they have essentially  shanti   Sep-09-11 01:30 PM   #6 
  - The wealthy always have power far in excess of their physical numbers.  krispos42   Sep-10-11 01:22 AM   #18 
  - Bush was selected to make that happen. Been downhill ever since.  Initech   Sep-09-11 01:31 PM   #7 
  - Clinton set the ball, Bush spiked it. *bam*  krispos42   Sep-09-11 05:07 PM   #10 
     - Great metaphor!  yardwork   Sep-09-11 05:16 PM   #12 
  - You have described the scam/robbery perpetrated  hifiguy   Sep-09-11 01:52 PM   #8 
  - It's pretty obvious in hindsight.  krispos42   Sep-09-11 10:39 PM   #13 
  - K&R!  SammyWinstonJack   Sep-09-11 05:10 PM   #11 
  - shouldn't that be $20 per byte?  hfojvt   Sep-09-11 11:23 PM   #14 
  - *snort* yeah, I think you're right. I was doing it backwards  krispos42   Sep-09-11 11:40 PM   #15 
     - the point is though  hfojvt   Sep-10-11 12:08 AM   #16 
        - Oh, there's tons of stuff we would need to do to fix that.  krispos42   Sep-10-11 12:29 AM   #17 
  - Disgusting. But true. That's the top reason Reagan is the WORST PRES  FailureToCommunicate   Sep-10-11 10:08 AM   #20 
  - and history  Marblehead   Sep-10-11 10:42 AM   #21 
  - Yep, the ruling party is corrupt and pulling us all down.  Rex   Sep-10-11 10:44 AM   #22 
  - WELFARE KINGS!  pansypoo53219   Sep-10-11 10:45 AM   #23 
  - Republicans were not content with just stealing all the money  Mr Deltoid   Sep-10-11 12:05 PM   #24 
  - Well, if you're going to be Rich,  PatSeg   Sep-10-11 12:43 PM   #27 
  - Error: you can only recommend threads which were started in the past 24 hours  inna   Sep-11-11 07:15 AM   #28 
 

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