You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login

Reply #181: Great point! [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion (1/22-2007 thru 12/14/2010) Donate to DU
calimary Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Apr-05-08 12:02 AM
Response to Reply #17
181. Great point!
Excellent point. There's no safety net. That's demode for the I-hate-paying-taxes crowd. Let 'em starve. Fuck 'em. IGMFU (I Got Mine, F-U). It's their own fault. They're just lazy. They're just moochers. Screw 'em. Let 'em eat cake. Or catchup! Remember when reagan's OMB director, david stockman, reconfigured ketchup as a vegetable so they could suck more money out of schools and school lunch programs? Vile bastard!

There are so many people hanging on by a thread. As you said - one or two paychecks or one serious illness/injury away from utter disaster. So many people hanging on by the thread that their biggest asset, their house, has turned into - a mere thread.

I'm gonna be 55 in a month and a half. I've NEVER seen it this bad, for this many people, in this many ways, in this country.
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top

Home » Discuss » Archives » General Discussion (1/22-2007 thru 12/14/2010) Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators

Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC