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girl gone mad Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Jan-15-11 03:17 PM
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52. With that level of hyperbole..
it's hard to take you seriously.
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  -Poverty in Venezuela fell from 70% in 1996 to 23% in 2009 SheddingTiers  Jan-15-11 02:38 AM   #0 
  - They are lucky to have a president who actually cares about  sabrina 1   Jan-15-11 02:41 AM   #1 
  - Maybe we are anti Chavez because we see things you don't see  social_critic   Jan-15-11 04:27 AM   #7 
     - How about living in reality folks, where  texshelters   Jan-15-11 10:34 AM   #29 
     - Venezuela Crime Statistics  social_critic   Jan-15-11 12:50 PM   #46 
        - I'm sure it must be hard for you who have had it  Cleita   Jan-15-11 05:33 PM   #70 
     - "....many of us who happen to be leftists dislike Chavez." Oh, RILLY?  WinkyDink   Jan-15-11 04:19 PM   #56 
  - The tax code was more equitable in the 1970s, and the US had not yet begun outsourcing jobs.  Selatius   Jan-15-11 02:42 AM   #2 
  - Some people aren't going to like this news at all. Rec'd  Catherina   Jan-15-11 02:47 AM   #3 
  - SheddingTiers - please cross post  dipsydoodle   Jan-15-11 03:10 AM   #4 
  - Great news, excellent point made.  Judi Lynn   Jan-15-11 03:57 AM   #5 
  - When you ignore inflation, it's great!  boppers   Jan-15-11 04:07 AM   #6 
  - What an odd remark.  dipsydoodle   Jan-15-11 04:48 AM   #9 
  - When you make everybody a millionare, by fiat, they still can't buy a car.  boppers   Jan-15-11 07:29 AM   #17 
     - That is completely unassociated with the subject of the post.  dipsydoodle   Jan-15-11 09:15 AM   #22 
        - I think what the poster on inflation was trying to say was that  texshelters   Jan-15-11 10:52 AM   #31 
           - The reason its not material  dipsydoodle   Jan-15-11 11:07 AM   #34 
              - Inflation has a lot to do with the  texshelters   Jan-15-11 11:29 AM   #36 
                 - It is irrelevant in this context.  Prometheus Bound   Jan-15-11 02:40 PM   #49 
  - What is your solution to poverty, boppers? Or would you rather have more poverty?  w4rma   Jan-15-11 05:53 AM   #10 
  - The solution to poverty in Venezuela isn't what Chavez is doing  social_critic   Jan-15-11 06:49 AM   #12 
  - Yeah, we get it. He's a commie and all  Cleita   Jan-15-11 05:42 PM   #76 
  - My solution is the inverse of production economy.  boppers   Jan-15-11 07:31 AM   #18 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-15-11 05:35 PM   #71 
  - Which should make Venezuala the envy of the world.  girl gone mad   Jan-15-11 06:48 AM   #11 
  - Reality bites: Venezuela isn't the envy of the world  social_critic   Jan-15-11 06:55 AM   #14 
  - With that level of hyperbole..  girl gone mad   Jan-15-11 03:17 PM   #52 
  - Yeah, they're not poor, anymore, they're all rich, right?  boppers   Jan-15-11 07:33 AM   #19 
     - Is it a failure of ideals..  girl gone mad   Jan-15-11 03:21 PM   #53 
        - Kick  Forkboy   Jan-15-11 04:32 PM   #57 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-15-11 05:36 PM   #72 
  - Inflation...  blindpig   Jan-15-11 07:14 AM   #16 
  - recommend  xchrom   Jan-15-11 04:32 AM   #8 
  - Yeah, but they are SOCIALISTS!!1!!....K&R...  old mark   Jan-15-11 06:54 AM   #13 
  - Hugo Chavez is the only President of a poor country who reached the Millennium Development Goals  Joanne98   Jan-15-11 06:58 AM   #15 
  - The health system in Venezuela has collapsed, it's in crisis, doesn't work  social_critic   Jan-15-11 08:26 AM   #21 
     - It's nobody's business if Chavez subsidizes oil or not. The country's sitting on oil.  Joanne98   Jan-15-11 03:33 PM   #54 
        - +1  underseasurveyor   Jan-15-11 04:15 PM   #55 
  - Fantasies of a ruling-by-decree president.  robcon   Jan-15-11 08:19 AM   #20 
  - But they do wear such nice red outfits  social_critic   Jan-15-11 09:29 AM   #24 
  - No. No their not.  Saboburns   Jan-15-11 11:33 AM   #37 
  - Proof?  Forkboy   Jan-15-11 04:33 PM   #58 
  - Yes, and any attempt to correct the stagnation of wages in th US is called..  Agent William   Jan-15-11 09:19 AM   #23 
  - So it's the left's fault? Poverty also fell rapidly in Brazil  ProSense   Jan-15-11 09:35 AM   #25 
  - Poverty fell in many places, also the statistics in the initial post are a lie  social_critic   Jan-15-11 10:15 AM   #27 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-15-11 11:25 AM   #35 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-15-11 11:34 AM   #38 
     - Thanks great post on data  Ichingcarpenter   Jan-15-11 11:38 AM   #39 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-15-11 12:58 PM   #48 
     - DELETED MESSAGE  BeFree   Jan-15-11 12:46 PM   #45 
     - "The American liberal program has completely and utterly failed to achieve its own stated goals...  ProSense   Jan-15-11 12:53 PM   #47 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-15-11 04:47 PM   #62 
        - Man.... your writings remind me of other old DUers that got band  Ichingcarpenter   Jan-15-11 04:52 PM   #64 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-15-11 05:30 PM   #69 
        - "Progress is not achieved by denying reality."  ProSense   Jan-15-11 05:29 PM   #68 
           - President Obama's Statement on Tunisia and the Truth?  Ichingcarpenter   Jan-15-11 05:39 PM   #73 
           - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-15-11 05:41 PM   #75 
              - And then there are  ProSense   Jan-15-11 05:50 PM   #78 
              - "I cried when he won."  ProSense   Jan-15-11 05:51 PM   #79 
                 - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-15-11 05:55 PM   #80 
                    - Why can't you address the points? n/t  ProSense   Jan-15-11 05:56 PM   #81 
     - It's always so much more helpful if they read for comprehension! Thanks. n/t  Judi Lynn   Jan-15-11 05:41 PM   #74 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-15-11 06:07 PM   #83 
  - Venezuela before Chavez  Saboburns   Jan-15-11 10:14 AM   #26 
  - .  fascisthunter   Jan-15-11 10:57 AM   #32 
  - How wonderful to make up figures and live in a dream world  social_critic   Jan-15-11 12:11 PM   #42 
  - Saludos! Perhaps we need to have Chavez send  texshelters   Jan-15-11 10:30 AM   #28 
  - Chavez' economic team is ignorant and lacks the basics  social_critic   Jan-15-11 12:15 PM   #43 
  - Nominated but always give a link  Ichingcarpenter   Jan-15-11 10:40 AM   #30 
  - I Think His Detractors have a Worse Track Record than Chavez will Ever have  fascisthunter   Jan-15-11 11:00 AM   #33 
  - +1. You spoke for me too. n/t  Catherina   Jan-15-11 12:16 PM   #44 
  - There's a trend among those who criticize him.  Forkboy   Jan-15-11 04:35 PM   #59 
  - 1993 - 2000 Seems to be something wrong with that Graph  denem   Jan-15-11 11:45 AM   #40 
  - And remember that the method of figuring poverty in the U.S. is badly outdated and flawed.  bobbolink   Jan-15-11 11:45 AM   #41 
  - Oh, That Horrible, Horrible '70s Decade  NashVegas   Jan-15-11 02:44 PM   #50 
  - give me a time machine  upi402   Jan-15-11 04:37 PM   #60 
  - Recommend  xchrom   Jan-15-11 02:54 PM   #51 
  - Venezuela people love Chavez!  B Calm   Jan-15-11 04:39 PM   #61 
  - The poor people most certainly do. The rich....not so much.  bobbolink   Jan-15-11 04:49 PM   #63 
     - Well if the rich hadn't been so damn greedy. . . .  B Calm   Jan-15-11 04:58 PM   #65 
        - Rarely do leopards change their spots.  bobbolink   Jan-15-11 05:01 PM   #66 
  - K&r  maryf   Jan-15-11 05:23 PM   #67 
  - +1. It could happen here if we take back our oil.  Shagbark Hickory   Jan-15-11 05:46 PM   #77 
  - Some interesting assertions I noted in this thread.  Cerridwen   Jan-15-11 06:01 PM   #82 
  - Locking  cbayer   Jan-15-11 06:16 PM   #84 
 

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