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dipsydoodle Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Apr-25-11 05:48 AM
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4. Did you mean
Brother Can You Spare A Renminbi ? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p3KoJj4dz2I
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  -The International Monetary Fund has just dropped a bombshell, and nobody noticed. safeinOhio  Apr-25-11 05:29 AM   #0 
  - recommend  xchrom   Apr-25-11 05:30 AM   #1 
  - Bullshit; China's per capita GDP is way behind the US; plus the US military...  AllTooEasy   Apr-26-11 03:34 AM   #56 
     - "plus the US military could easily blow China away and just take their wealth."  johnroshan   Apr-26-11 04:27 AM   #60 
     - I don't want to see it done. That would be immorally insane!!!  AllTooEasy   Apr-26-11 01:27 PM   #68 
     - hardly  SemperEadem   Apr-26-11 05:52 AM   #63 
  - Once there was the American Dream...  LAGC   Apr-25-11 05:33 AM   #2 
  - Brother, can you spare a renminbi (yi yuan)?  hlthe2b   Apr-25-11 05:40 AM   #3 
  - Did you mean  dipsydoodle   Apr-25-11 05:48 AM   #4 
     - Sure did... Hey it's only 4 AM here in my defense...  hlthe2b   Apr-25-11 05:59 AM   #6 
        - PST then I guess  dipsydoodle   Apr-25-11 06:04 AM   #8 
           - Yup...  hlthe2b   Apr-25-11 06:11 AM   #9 
              - Yes - another holiday Friday for "The Wedding"  dipsydoodle   Apr-25-11 06:29 AM   #10 
  - Maybe nobody noticed 'cause many of us believe that the U.S. has for some time been on track to  No Elephants   Apr-25-11 05:52 AM   #5 
  - well as long as they can keep people thinking we are still in it the better.  ejpoeta   Apr-25-11 05:59 AM   #7 
     - if people would actually wake up and pay attention  madlefty   Apr-25-11 07:06 AM   #11 
  - The wordplay is priceless!  sasquuatch55   Apr-25-11 07:22 AM   #12 
  - The story in a nutshell.  seafan   Apr-25-11 07:49 AM   #13 
  - It's bizarre that you think a GDP per capita more than 4 times China's is "nothing"  muriel_volestrangler   Apr-25-11 08:23 AM   #15 
  - You can hardly advocate for international economic competition, and then call the winners  Romulox   Apr-25-11 05:40 PM   #29 
  - Per Capita is FUCKING RETARDED  Hawkowl   Apr-26-11 03:49 AM   #57 
     - It's better than taking the entire GDP of a country, though, isn't it?  muriel_volestrangler   Apr-26-11 05:13 AM   #62 
  - It is nice that Asia is "looking toward" us. How flattering.  JDPriestly   Apr-25-11 07:41 PM   #33 
     - clarification  orangeapple   Apr-25-11 10:56 PM   #41 
     - this mite of slipped your mind  whathappened   Apr-26-11 06:30 AM   #64 
        - You should have read past the headline  orangeapple   Apr-26-11 10:33 AM   #66 
           - The problem is the export of jobs. And don't ascribe the lack of jobs to  JDPriestly   Apr-26-11 12:52 PM   #67 
              - a few things  orangeapple   Apr-26-11 02:56 PM   #69 
                 - I disagree with you.  JDPriestly   Apr-27-11 02:33 AM   #72 
     - China has to look toward us. Our middle class still has a lot of money collectively.  rhett o rick   Apr-25-11 11:12 PM   #42 
  - Alas, Babylon. nt  raccoon   Apr-25-11 08:13 AM   #14 
  - And what age will it be when that China bubble bursts?  aquart   Apr-25-11 08:24 AM   #16 
  - When their bubble bursts...  Javaman   Apr-25-11 09:41 AM   #19 
  - I know nothing about India. Think they're alike?  aquart   Apr-25-11 09:44 AM   #20 
     - Not so much a like as all that part of the worlds economy is  Javaman   Apr-25-11 10:40 AM   #21 
  - Not before we stop subsidizing them with massive interest payments.  AtheistCrusader   Apr-25-11 04:48 PM   #25 
  - The size of your GDP isn't everything. It isn't even that big a deal. Who cares if we're #1?  pampango   Apr-25-11 08:34 AM   #17 
  - The question is how much of our standard of living do we owe to being the world's largest economy.  dkf   Apr-25-11 10:52 AM   #22 
  - Standard of living is much more related to GDP per capita than to GDP alone.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Apr-26-11 01:13 AM   #50 
  - The impoverishing of the average American has not made our country more equitable.  Romulox   Apr-25-11 05:38 PM   #28 
  - GDP isn't everything, as this amazing video of Chinese ghost malls and cities shows  Poll_Blind   Apr-25-11 08:50 AM   #18 
  - They could shoot similar footage in Las vegas or Florida  KurtNYC   Apr-25-11 01:30 PM   #24 
     - AND we give them a couple hundred billion a year in interest.  AtheistCrusader   Apr-25-11 04:50 PM   #26 
        - Where did you read it was that much?  Major Hogwash   Apr-25-11 10:46 PM   #39 
           - Here.  AtheistCrusader   Apr-26-11 12:58 AM   #49 
              - Technically the lion's share of the debt is held by Americans  liberation   Apr-26-11 02:32 AM   #54 
                 - I certainly don't blame China/others for buying our debt, we sold it to them.  AtheistCrusader   Apr-26-11 09:35 AM   #65 
                    - Huh?  liberation   Apr-26-11 06:34 PM   #70 
                       - SS isn't debt but  AtheistCrusader   Apr-26-11 11:39 PM   #71 
  - The IMF is as credible as Faux News  StarburstClock   Apr-25-11 11:50 AM   #23 
  - Our GDP dwarfs that of Switzerland, Denmark, Germany, France etc.  DFW   Apr-25-11 04:59 PM   #27 
  - Well, you can also compare the GDP of the US vs. the GDP of the EU  liberation   Apr-26-11 02:41 AM   #55 
  - China's economy leans on a real estate bubble waiting to pop  abelenkpe   Apr-25-11 05:54 PM   #30 
  - Zeitgeist Move Forward  mountainlion55   Apr-25-11 07:24 PM   #31 
  - I've seen the films and am sympathetic, but have no hope for it.  Moostache   Apr-26-11 12:09 AM   #47 
     - Now that's a post I can applaud.  Enthusiast   Apr-26-11 03:57 AM   #58 
  - So they will be the biggest economy, so what?  RB TexLa   Apr-25-11 07:27 PM   #32 
  - Does this mean I'm not going to be rich some day?  BobbyBoring   Apr-25-11 07:43 PM   #34 
  - 2016: Tigers and Black rhinos become extinct.  WinkyDink   Apr-25-11 07:45 PM   #35 
  - This is propaganda for austerity, little more.  JackRiddler   Apr-25-11 07:57 PM   #36 
  - rev'rent  tiny elvis   Apr-26-11 02:05 AM   #53 
  - Oh, baby! Excellent post!  Enthusiast   Apr-26-11 04:03 AM   #59 
  - And won't this signal...  SHRED   Apr-25-11 08:43 PM   #37 
  - I'm in the wong country  pitchforksandtorches   Apr-25-11 09:02 PM   #38 
  - So if Obama gets re-elected  WatchWhatISay   Apr-25-11 10:54 PM   #40 
  - IMF, World Bank suck ass. Who gives a fuck about their new world order.  lonestarnot   Apr-25-11 11:25 PM   #43 
  - We don't lose with this  autorank   Apr-25-11 11:27 PM   #44 
  - SafeinOhio, many of us have followed for 30 years and thank you for keeping it up! n/t  Mimosa   Apr-25-11 11:27 PM   #45 
  - So international trade may be managed with Chairman Mao bills soon?  Kablooie   Apr-25-11 11:39 PM   #46 
  - I hope all those right wing voters choke on this.  Firebrand Gary   Apr-26-11 12:10 AM   #48 
  - Not if we get out of the unfair trade agreements.  grahamhgreen   Apr-26-11 01:46 AM   #51 
  - So we did buy that rope. Not surprising.  Safetykitten   Apr-26-11 01:52 AM   #52 
  - so?.....  madrchsod   Apr-26-11 04:37 AM   #61 
 

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