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MarianJack

(10,237 posts)
Mon Oct 7, 2013, 10:14 PM Oct 2013

Good Evening, teabagging morons. Please allow me to express my deepest thanks!

Because of YOUR government shutdown, my wife is being furloughed starting tomorrow and ending either when the most childish group of bozos ever to serve in Congress decides to end it's collective temper tantrum, OR when the weakest and most ineffective House Speaker ever decides to stand up to the loons in his caucus and allow a straight up vote to put the government back to work. WOW!

Are you members of the teabagger caucus getting YOUR paychecks on time? We working people are VERY concerned for YOUR well being as we worry about paying our mortgages during your hissy fit!

As we watch the mess of your government shutdown, which is so silly that it makes Newt Gingrich's 2 temper tantrum motivated shutdowns of the 90s look like well reasoned strategies, please allow me to suggest a slogan for your fiasco..."WE BUILT THIS"!

Once again, THANK YOU, teabaggers!

That's my 2 cents, and quite possibly overpriced at that!

PEACE!

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Good Evening, teabagging morons. Please allow me to express my deepest thanks! (Original Post) MarianJack Oct 2013 OP
I'm so sorry, MarianJack! Cha Oct 2013 #1
Thanks, Cha! MarianJack Oct 2013 #6
Wrong slogan, I think... Wounded Bear Oct 2013 #2
Very True,... MarianJack Oct 2013 #5
Did you really think Jamaal510 Oct 2013 #3
No, I didn't. MarianJack Oct 2013 #4
Trust me, many here get it, personally nadinbrzezinski Oct 2013 #7
Also very true. MarianJack Oct 2013 #10
i'm sorry to hear about your wife's furlough Liberal_in_LA Oct 2013 #8
Thanks, Liberal,... MarianJack Oct 2013 #11
Another one shaking their left hands with their right! whistler162 Oct 2013 #9
I'm not exactly sure of what you're saying, but... MarianJack Oct 2013 #12

Wounded Bear

(58,845 posts)
2. Wrong slogan, I think...
Mon Oct 7, 2013, 11:29 PM
Oct 2013

They seem more proud of "WE BLEW THIS UP!" or maybe, "WE TORE THIS DOWN!"

I'd go with one of those.

MarianJack

(10,237 posts)
5. Very True,...
Tue Oct 8, 2013, 05:30 PM
Oct 2013

...but I'm just taking the opportunity to take their 2012 convention circle jerk and rub their noses in it.

PEACE!

Jamaal510

(10,893 posts)
3. Did you really think
Tue Oct 8, 2013, 12:44 AM
Oct 2013

they'd care about your wife or others being furloughed? In the minds of the average 'Bagger in Congress, what comes first is their own paychecks.

MarianJack

(10,237 posts)
4. No, I didn't.
Tue Oct 8, 2013, 05:28 PM
Oct 2013

One thing that the teabaggers have been making crystal clear, since even before they WERE teabaggers, is that the word "caring isn't even in their lexicon.

PEACE!

 

nadinbrzezinski

(154,021 posts)
7. Trust me, many here get it, personally
Tue Oct 8, 2013, 05:32 PM
Oct 2013

We should all start a support group, but that ain't gonna help with mortgages and food.

MarianJack

(10,237 posts)
10. Also very true.
Tue Oct 8, 2013, 05:36 PM
Oct 2013

My only hope is that the very few sane republicans decide that it's time to stand up to the teabaggers and get this government open again.

PEACE!

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