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@ How well did the Fed's stimulus work? Tue, 10/28/2014 - 16:16

sgdog1: Hard to blame Obama, huh?
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@ 'Hello Kitty' arrested on drunken... Tue, 10/28/2014 - 16:09

mpd0.59: VERY slow news day.
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W.B.: "The other suspects, who police said were members of the NBA (Never Broke Again) gang..." They should be members of the NBA (No Bail Allowed) gang.
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yeti: Hmmmm. What do the bottom 10 countries have in common?
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melquiades: @Oistrakh: What do you expect? He plays for the Criminoles
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grove600: I'm pretty sure that if you or I did that, we'd be lucky to get $2000 bond. But of course, in ACC, the DA'd aggressively prosecute it down to a misunderstanding and the judge would issue a "don't...
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snarkydude: [quote][b]dahreese[/b] - The above said, this nation can't, for logistical reasons, just open the gates to the world and say, "Y'all come!" This mess was caused by "American corporations" (Wall...
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forgetmenot48: @CharlesB: Fantasy World is not gone. Just has a new name!
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snarkydude: These kids are here through the fault of their parents. Many of them have no knowledge or experience in their country of origin. That said, they are still here illegally, and to just allow them to...
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dahreese: The above said, this nation can't, for logistical reasons, just open the gates to the world and say, "Y'all come!" This mess was caused by "American corporations" (Wall Street) looking for cheaper...
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theold33: Well, make a decision and get it over with then.
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@ 'Hello Kitty' arrested on drunken... Tue, 10/28/2014 - 13:06

theold33: So, this woman makes national news because she was wearing a Hello Kitty costume while driving under the influence. Can the news get any more pathetic?
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dahreese: The fence must have hit both of you in the head. Your ignorance, and your prejudice/racism is showing...
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snarkydude: If all he wants to smell are her feet, he needs to be locked up.
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@ How well did the Fed's stimulus work? Tue, 10/28/2014 - 12:54

snarkydude: "In reality, much of the money never saw daylight. When the Fed bought bonds from big banks, it gave them an electronic credit on their accounts at the Fed. Starting in the financial crisis, the...
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dahreese: @cyou299: "republicans are counting on people not paying attention." I hate to say it, but they do a better job of that than the democrats do of making people pay attention. If you want to see a real...
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dahreese: @RoyBoy and cyou299; swimdawg isn't going to see your facts and will not admit it if he does. The disaster of GWB is too far back for him to remember. swimdag still believes in the "trickle down...
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snarkydude: @OconeeJoe: I've seen the military turn a lot of guys around. They can become killing machines on their own, just by hanging around the Iron Triangle. I'd rather invest in the chance that a stint...
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snarkydude: "Restitution" is a complete joke. What the court needs to start doing, is seizing assets from these individuals, and selling them at auction. The IRS does it, so there's no reason the courts can't...
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golfdaddy: If you are a low information voter please stay home. You are the people that got us in the mess we are in now.
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