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coti Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Feb-20-11 08:24 PM
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7. The proper response is "So what?"
No one making $100K for year is eating cavier for breakfast.

Millionaires who have had their taxes cut repeatedly over the past 30 years- a primary cause of our deficits- however, are.

THEY need to be paying their fair share.
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  -We seriously need to kill the "teachers make too much money" talking point. Initech  Feb-20-11 08:18 PM   #0 
  - The losers that say teachers make too much money are the ones that make too much money  EstimatedProphet   Feb-20-11 08:19 PM   #1 
  - Exactly.  Initech   Feb-20-11 08:21 PM   #2 
  - I can't imagine what kind of uninformed moron would believe that. And we got  Guy Whitey Corngood   Feb-20-11 08:21 PM   #3 
  - Fox News uses the Joesf Stalin logic: You repeat the lie long enough, it becomes fact.  Initech   Feb-20-11 09:05 PM   #10 
  - Thank you.  Starry Messenger   Feb-20-11 08:22 PM   #4 
  - Funny how these people on the right  npk   Feb-20-11 08:23 PM   #5 
  - I've been doing my very best. I'm trying.  PDJane   Feb-20-11 08:24 PM   #6 
  - The proper response is "So what?"  coti   Feb-20-11 08:24 PM   #7 
  - I think a better response would be...  LiberalFighter   Feb-21-11 12:27 AM   #17 
  - teaching is the lowest paid profession  Mr Generic Other   Feb-20-11 08:44 PM   #8 
  - "Why can't we just hire minimum wage temps to teach our kids?"  struggle4progress   Feb-20-11 09:05 PM   #9 
  - Some idiot on Fox tonight suggested abolishing public education  recoveringdittohed   Feb-20-11 10:03 PM   #13 
  - Have they even read the constitution?  Initech   Feb-20-11 10:09 PM   #16 
  - Would you really like to live in that world?  lonestarnot   Feb-21-11 12:37 AM   #20 
     - Absolutely not. But I do think I've accurately characterized the attack on teachers.  struggle4progress   Feb-21-11 08:53 AM   #23 
  - This talking point has been around for years  ladym55   Feb-20-11 09:18 PM   #11 
  - They certainly didn't learn logic.  Initech   Feb-20-11 09:26 PM   #12 
  - I remember at least one teacher would work at the GM plant as a security guard in the summer.  LiberalFighter   Feb-21-11 12:28 AM   #18 
     - a guy down the street from me is a teacher who does real estate on the side.  CTyankee   Feb-21-11 09:18 AM   #24 
  - Wall Streeters don't *do* public school. Why would they care? n/t  AlabamaLibrul   Feb-20-11 10:04 PM   #14 
  - Because they need the dough and all the power.  lonestarnot   Feb-21-11 12:38 AM   #21 
  - k and r  senseandsensibility   Feb-20-11 10:05 PM   #15 
  - Ball players and left turners make too much money. Nurses and teachers can't make too much money.  lonestarnot   Feb-21-11 12:34 AM   #19 
  - the top 1% makes too much money -- over 30% of all income goes to them.  Hannah Bell   Feb-21-11 12:40 AM   #22 

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