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ThomThom Donating Member (752 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Oct-10-11 07:58 AM
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81. on credit cards they get a percentage of the sale so it is big bucks
they also hope you will miss a payment and then they can really charge you up the ass
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  -Bank On It: They're Scared WilliamPitt  Oct-09-11 09:13 AM   #0 
  - Agree and rec'd. The blurred line by the MSM on how this happened is focused by OWS  underpants   Oct-09-11 09:20 AM   #1 
  - K&R  nxylas   Oct-09-11 09:23 AM   #2 
     - Just a little FYI...  Flubadubya   Oct-09-11 05:56 PM   #53 
        - Yes, I was replying to the OP  nxylas   Oct-09-11 06:18 PM   #54 
  - I think the scared part comes from the imminent collapse of the world economy.  Kablooie   Oct-09-11 09:25 AM   #3 
  - Good point. They aren't "scared" just planning to keep what they got  flamingdem   Oct-09-11 11:05 AM   #15 
     - exactly....that's why they want a privatized military/law enforcement ASAP.  blm   Oct-09-11 03:41 PM   #38 
  - Scared enough to send in provocateurs:  mod mom   Oct-09-11 09:25 AM   #4 
  - I fucking knew it!  WilliamPitt   Oct-09-11 09:38 AM   #6 
  - well, Will, why not write a piece on this so it's gets better noticed.  mod mom   Oct-09-11 11:59 AM   #20 
     - Reading my mind.  WilliamPitt   Oct-09-11 12:12 PM   #22 
  - Hilarious! nt  tama   Oct-09-11 01:14 PM   #27 
  - Poor things! Their comfort zone is threatened. We know the feeling.  Frustratedlady   Oct-09-11 09:34 AM   #5 
  - Oh yeah. They're scared. What surprises me ... they haven't taken over the Internet(s) yet. The  in_cog_ni_to   Oct-09-11 09:38 AM   #7 
  - Huge corps like ATT are raking in a long ton of $$$--even a  anamandujano   Oct-09-11 09:52 AM   #9 
  - Shut down the internet  DearAbby   Oct-09-11 05:20 PM   #49 
  - Recommended.  H2O Man   Oct-09-11 09:50 AM   #8 
  - Capital knows exactly what they are doing -  TBF   Oct-09-11 09:52 AM   #10 
  - Not scared enough in my mind  socialist_n_TN   Oct-09-11 09:54 AM   #11 
  - You are correct,  dixiegrrrrl   Oct-09-11 03:18 PM   #37 
     - Yep I agree. But as V.I. Lenin once said  socialist_n_TN   Oct-09-11 05:35 PM   #50 
  - I wonder what Fox..  butterfly77   Oct-09-11 10:00 AM   #12 
  - Safety tips  Zambero   Oct-09-11 10:20 AM   #13 
  - While I disagree with the fee, I also disagree with your reasoning as to why they did it.  cui bono   Oct-10-11 12:55 AM   #76 
     - on credit cards they get a percentage of the sale so it is big bucks  ThomThom   Oct-10-11 07:58 AM   #81 
     - You and I may pay off the credit card balance each month  Zambero   Oct-10-11 01:01 PM   #88 
  - But is anybody really preparing for the "fight you" stage?  starroute   Oct-09-11 11:03 AM   #14 
  - +1000!  FirstLight   Oct-09-11 11:25 AM   #16 
  - Yes. This needs to be discussed as an OP. n/t  Beam Me Up   Oct-09-11 11:55 AM   #19 
  - right  marions ghost   Oct-09-11 05:36 PM   #51 
  - Nice post ---  defendandprotect   Oct-09-11 11:47 AM   #17 
  - :) This was wrapped up in my fortune cookie yesterday!  lonestarnot   Oct-09-11 11:55 AM   #18 
  - Thank You !!! - K & R !!!  WillyT   Oct-09-11 12:03 PM   #21 
  - Stranger Danger! Man, I want a copy of that protest handbook; it sound suitable for framing.  Fire Walk With Me   Oct-09-11 12:30 PM   #23 
  - Ask and you shall receive:  arcane1   Oct-09-11 12:41 PM   #24 
     - Heh, thanks :)  Fire Walk With Me   Oct-09-11 01:08 PM   #26 
  - The genius of OWS is what some people call it's greatest flaw.  pa28   Oct-09-11 01:06 PM   #25 
  - Spot on  Mosaic   Oct-09-11 05:09 PM   #47 
  - I'd think they'd have to be. They know how much they'ved screwed the 99% over.  monicamonix32   Oct-09-11 01:22 PM   #28 
  - Welcome to DU!  Fire Walk With Me   Oct-09-11 02:06 PM   #31 
  - At the point when "they fight you"....  AntiFascist   Oct-09-11 01:58 PM   #29 
  - Change is coming, and this time it is coming from the people who have been affected by the banks.  Major Hogwash   Oct-09-11 01:59 PM   #30 
  - Terra, terra, terra!!!! Dollars to donuts they wind up calling US the "terraists"  kestrel91316   Oct-09-11 02:11 PM   #32 
  - K&R n/t  DeSwiss   Oct-09-11 02:34 PM   #33 
  - They've been EXPECTING protest for some time, too, Will. Memory hole: Oct2005 memo from Citibank...  blm   Oct-09-11 02:49 PM   #34 
  - Holy shit.  WilliamPitt   Oct-09-11 02:52 PM   #35 
  - Egads! That is frightening.  stevedeshazer   Oct-09-11 03:18 PM   #36 
  - Posted it in its own thread.  blm   Oct-09-11 03:42 PM   #39 
     - Good. Glad you did. n/t  stevedeshazer   Oct-09-11 04:34 PM   #45 
  - Sounds like it came straight out of something by Ayn Rand...  AntiFascist   Oct-09-11 03:51 PM   #40 
  - Well, Ayn Rand is THEIR goddess. They only USE Bible and Jesus to fake out the masses, ala Bush.  blm   Oct-09-11 03:57 PM   #41 
  - Isn't this the same memo that called some citizens  socialist_n_TN   Oct-09-11 05:41 PM   #52 
  - Thank you for posting this, as callous and terrifying as it is.  Raksha   Oct-10-11 04:15 AM   #80 
     - I hear there's a second part to this and that the analysis was distributed to the wealthiest clients  blm   Oct-10-11 08:38 AM   #84 
  - Scared like a school of sharks in a sea of dolphins. nt  Zorra   Oct-09-11 04:00 PM   #42 
  - KandR. Awesome!  Dystopian   Oct-09-11 04:05 PM   #43 
  - In some cities  tooeyeten   Oct-09-11 04:32 PM   #44 
  - Our hack media will give more coverage to  The Wizard   Oct-09-11 04:36 PM   #46 
  - Yes, yes they are  nadinbrzezinski   Oct-09-11 05:10 PM   #48 
  - The Ghandi attribution:  Hissyspit   Oct-09-11 06:48 PM   #55 
  - They should be but they don't recognize who they are.  MichiganVote   Oct-09-11 06:54 PM   #56 
  - well said  proud patriot   Oct-09-11 07:03 PM   #57 
  - delete  moondust   Oct-09-11 07:23 PM   #58 
  - Maybe some day I'll be able to have a beer with Will- Until then and ever more, thanks!  callous taoboy   Oct-09-11 07:25 PM   #59 
  - I don't see any fear, sorry.  Doctor_J   Oct-09-11 07:40 PM   #60 
  - Obama's looking into it  Mosaic   Oct-09-11 08:33 PM   #64 
  - Your concern is noted.  WilliamPitt   Oct-09-11 08:58 PM   #66 
     - As is your snarky dismissal  Doctor_J   Oct-09-11 09:17 PM   #67 
        - Oh shit.  WilliamPitt   Oct-09-11 09:25 PM   #68 
  - You left out the line in that handbook that creeped me out the most:  kath   Oct-09-11 07:42 PM   #61 
  - Well of course they should call the police! These are "anti-bank" people!  arcane1   Oct-09-11 11:16 PM   #75 
  - K&R. (nt)  Kurovski   Oct-09-11 08:20 PM   #62 
  - How to destroy a social movement.......  laureloak   Oct-09-11 08:30 PM   #63 
  - that guy's nuts  Doctor_J   Oct-09-11 08:44 PM   #65 
  - "War means fighting and fighting means killing" NB Forrest  Tom Ripley   Oct-09-11 09:31 PM   #69 
  - Quoting the creator of the KKK is a bold move.  WilliamPitt   Oct-09-11 09:35 PM   #70 
     - Sometimes even a blind pig can find an acorn  Tom Ripley   Oct-09-11 09:38 PM   #71 
     - Or not.  WilliamPitt   Oct-09-11 09:39 PM   #72 
        - Will, tell me of a successful revolution (not an evolution of the status quo) that  Tom Ripley   Oct-09-11 09:46 PM   #73 
     - And your history of quoting of southern slaveowner Thomas Jefferson?  Tom Ripley   Oct-10-11 02:05 AM   #78 
  - change the song. "Bank on the run, Bank on the run"  donheld   Oct-09-11 10:14 PM   #74 
  - They aren't scared enough to suit me. nt  Enthusiast   Oct-10-11 01:25 AM   #77 
  - Those are great tips  kimsarah   Oct-10-11 04:04 AM   #79 
  - I'm located right next door to the protests here in Austin...  Javaman   Oct-10-11 08:11 AM   #82 
  - Their utopia is not what it once was.  liberal N proud   Oct-10-11 08:28 AM   #83 
  - Yep, and I see they're sending in the disruptors here, too.  GoCubsGo   Oct-10-11 08:40 AM   #85 
  - This  Chimichurri   Oct-10-11 09:00 AM   #86 
  - There's a difference  customerserviceguy   Oct-10-11 09:34 AM   #87 
  - I want to know what happens between "They fight you" and "Then you win"  Matariki   Oct-10-11 01:07 PM   #89 
  - Mitt Romney, Eric Cantor ARE the Mob.  Dont call me Shirley   Oct-10-11 03:53 PM   #90 
 

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