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KamaAina Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Sep-27-11 06:05 PM
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12. Businesses who moan about regulations need to look in the mirror
Many regulations can be traced back to some company trying to cut corners. So a lot of it is their own damn fault.
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  -If excessive regulations kill businesses, why are there truckers? jmowreader  Sep-26-11 05:34 PM   #0 
  - How the fuck else are you going to get 20 tons of Cheerios from wherever the fuck they make them to  HopeHoops   Sep-26-11 05:38 PM   #1 
  - Rail, then smaller trucks  Kennah   Sep-26-11 05:46 PM   #2 
  - Have you seen the fucking rail lines in this country? Shit. They're scrap.  HopeHoops   Sep-26-11 05:48 PM   #4 
     - I didn't say it had to happen tomorrow, but we can certainly revitalize our rail infrastructure.  Kennah   Sep-26-11 06:21 PM   #6 
        - No argument there, but the highways and trucks are still the most efficient for non-bulk shit.  HopeHoops   Sep-27-11 10:23 AM   #10 
           - In terms of fuel efficiency, rail wins.  Kennah   Sep-27-11 06:02 PM   #11 
              - It doesn't matter who conducted the study - that's just an obvious conclusion.  HopeHoops   Sep-28-11 09:20 AM   #15 
  - I know what you're saying...  jmowreader   Sep-26-11 09:02 PM   #9 
  - Truckers have been hurting for years and years. They're expected to drive too many hours a day  Fire Walk With Me   Sep-26-11 05:48 PM   #3 
  - and fired if they don't  reggie the dog   Sep-26-11 05:58 PM   #5 
  - More to the point, why were the 50's, 60's and 70's so much better than now?  n2doc   Sep-26-11 06:29 PM   #7 
  - Zombie Truckers?  DCKit   Sep-26-11 06:32 PM   #8 
  - Businesses who moan about regulations need to look in the mirror  KamaAina   Sep-27-11 06:05 PM   #12 
  - This is true  gratuitous   Sep-27-11 06:14 PM   #14 
  - The heavily-regulated railroads are making money and hiring new employees.  The Velveteen Ocelot   Sep-27-11 06:13 PM   #13 

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