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HOPE

Bronx, NY

#869335 Mar 6, 2013
The sequester will cut $85 billion in government spending from March 1 to September 30. It is a 5% cut for most federal spending, but because the fiscal year began on October 1, 2012, five months have already passed and thus the one year cut is jammed into 7 months. Some agencies, like those providing unemployment benefits have been unable to prepare so there are likely to be 10% or so cuts in checks to the unemployed. Other agencies have been able to prepare somewhat by not filling vacancies and taking other budgetary actions since last October. And others, which give out grants for research, will be giving out fewer funds in grants. How the sequester will impact agencies will vary from program to program.

It will also vary from state to state. States like, Virginia, New Mexico, Alabama and South Carolina, with high federal spending will face more severe cutbacks, while states like, New York, Ohio, Illinois and Oregon, with less federal spending will face less. But there will be budgetary pain all across the nationin health care, housing, education, security and immigration, among others.
TSM

El Paso, TX

#869336 Mar 6, 2013
What’s scary about Holder statement is Obama/Holder definition of (Enemy of The State or Domestic Terrorist) would be narrowly define as TP or Conservative!!

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#869337 Mar 6, 2013
Floridas History Prof wrote:
<quoted text>
Hello, Stupid.
For the 3rd time, the orders which sent the Japanese-Americans to internment came from the General DeWitt on May 3rd, 1942.
There is NOTHING in Roosevelt's two executive orders which parallel DeWitt's. So you're busted.
You've got nothing, but lack of facts has never stopped a GOP fatmouth from going BAH HAH HAH HAH and proclaiming himself the "victor".
Face it, you GOP clowns are woefully ignorant on matters of history.
You're such a moron, you didn't even know "the shot heard round the world" is a reference to the battle of Lexington which is where the American Revolution began.
Fckn dufus.
You've been caught with your pants down and you have nothing to show us. HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA

Right. The entire Japanese American internment mistake was caused by one errant racist General that FDR never noticed was trashing American citizens' rights. And, all the while, the Citizen Police Force (also created by FDR) that ran those racist camps for the racist General was never admonished nor even noticed by FDR.

Hee, Hee.

Go back to sleep, Dood. The bartender will wake you up when the janitor comes in.

“fairtax.org”

Since: Dec 08

gauley bridge wv

#869338 Mar 6, 2013
Psst, Hey! You Wanna Buy A Low Cost LED BULB?

Tina Casey

cleantechnica.com

I heard the co-owner on the radio the other day talking about these. Apparently the 40 and 60 watt bulb equivalent can not be distinguished from an incandescent bulb.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#869339 Mar 6, 2013
Floridas History Prof wrote:
<quoted text>
A qualification which means nothing.
All high school students are taught "the shot heard round the world" is a reference to the Battle of Lexington which began the American Revolution.
Conversely, in high school history, there is NO OTHER incident which is described as "the shot heard round the world".
You fool no one, GOP clown. You don't know your own country's history.
Uneducated pissant.
Please, Trayvon. Go find your George Zimmerman.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#869340 Mar 6, 2013
Floridas History Prof wrote:
<quoted text>
LOL
Whatever that's supposed to mean.
The Dow hit a record high yesterday, you fckn doofus.
You've been on vacation far too long, perfesser.

It's time to come home:>

Hee, Hee.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#869341 Mar 6, 2013
Floridas History Prof wrote:
<quoted text>
NASCAR is for low IQ rednecks who don't know their country's history.
Shining Electron: Oooh, car go by... car come back... car go by... car come back...
Wooo!
You seem to have a singular talent for digging holes.

If you wish to climb out, you'd better stop digging:>

“Seriously Misguided Democrat”

Since: Oct 12

Chicago Thugtown

#869343 Mar 6, 2013
Dag Nab It! Where'd my judgeits go?

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dem

United States

#869344 Mar 6, 2013
hehe

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#869345 Mar 6, 2013
Shiningelectron wrote:
BWAH HAH HAH HAH
You liberals are so stupid. Why can't you be a genius like me?
Who cares if I don't know the facts? Facts are meaningless.
I just go BWAH HAH HAH HAH! and run on to another dimwitted post.
I have no job, no girlfriend and no purpose in life. Except to make an azz of myself here at topix.
It is my entire universe.
Wow. Your colostomy bag is full.

Call your caretaker.
HOPE

Bronx, NY

#869346 Mar 6, 2013
THE DOG and PONY SHOW CALLED POLITICS send out your wife to do the HARLEM SHAKE WHEN YOU DON'T DO YOUR JOB distract the people while they get screwed, MMMMM why have we not seen MICHEAL JORDAN PLAYING BASKETBALL WITH OBAMA O I FORGOT JORDAN DOESN'T WORK FOR THE GOVERNMENT he has a real job
Realtime

Deltona, FL

#869347 Mar 6, 2013
lily boca raton fl wrote:
<quoted text>
He's trying to be relevant; it's not working. His voice is so annoying that no one will listen. Wonder what happened to Allen West?
Him, Connie Mack, Herman Cain and Sandy Adams are huddled up somewhere planning a comeback I suspect. Sandy better not ask Herman for a lift home eh?

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#869348 Mar 6, 2013
Cway wrote:
Shiny, get help.
Call them yourself. I'm not my brotha's keeper.

Since: Feb 08

Spokane, WA

#869349 Mar 6, 2013
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text>
Yet another lie.
Holder said he would allow the possibility that in a case of another event such as Pearl Harbor or 9-11 then it might be possible to use an armed drone against a US citizen.
Besides next year the NRA will push for private armed drone ownership & rednecks will be setting up private compounds where the fat asses can hunt hand fed deer with drones while watching NASCAR & drinking beer & eating BBQ.
"real dumb"
If a republican was suggesting using drones to off American citizens with no due process you would be crapping your pants. When a democrat suggests the same you are all for it. You are afucking hypocrite.
Not a big fan of NASCAR, admire the drivers athletic ability, but much prefer watching basketball, the Zags in particular, ranked #1, with some BBQ and a nice cold Kokanee.
Peace
KMA
HOPE

Bronx, NY

#869350 Mar 6, 2013
It SEEMS THE ONLY TIME A BLACK PERSON SHOULD BE RECOGNIZED IS ONLY IF THEY ARE DEMOCRATS, DEMOCRATS don't seem to like BLACK PEOPLE THAT ARE NOT DEMOCRATS
THE POPE

Atlanta, GA

#869351 Mar 6, 2013
leosnana wrote:
<quoted text>And probably part of a cast of a thousand clowns. You know if Galt (who never read "Atlas Shrugged") is really in CA, he's up most the night and back at the crack of dawn...what a "purpose driven" life, n'est pas?
POPE JUS' LOVE IT WHEN YOU SPEAKA ITALIANO.(THIS IS LIKE DEJA VU ALL OVER AGAIN.) ANYWAYS, I GOTTA THE BREADSTICK OF CHRIST RIGHT HERE, YOU WANT A L'IL NIBBLE?
dem

New Britain, CT

#869352 Mar 6, 2013
hehe

So who was the leftist hillbilly that melted down?

hehe
sonicfilter

Fishers, IN

#869353 Mar 6, 2013
House Speaker John Boehner responds to the Obama administration's decision to cancel White House tours in order to comply with sequester-mandated spending cuts:

The President is trying to make it tough on members of Congress. It's just sick. I want to know who is being laid off at the White House.

So there you have it: The official position of House Republicans is that it would be better to lay off more workers than to cancel White House tours, because canceling White House tours makes it "tough" on members of Congress. Don't you feel sorry for them? I mean, it must be awful for them to have to call up campaign contributors who requested White House tour tickets and tell them that the tours have been cancelled because of the sequester—the sequester that they created.

If only there were something House Republicans could have done to avoided this great tragedy. You know, something like being willing to replace the sequester with something more reasonable. But they couldn't bring themselves to do that, and now we're stuck with the sequester ... and now that we're stuck with the sequester, the only thing they seem to be upset about is the one thing that impacts them on a personal level. As far as they're concerned, the hundreds of thousands of Americans that their fiscal policies are putting out of work can go take a hike.

http://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/03/06/1192...
Francisco dAnconia

Montpelier, VT

#869354 Mar 6, 2013
EasyEed wrote:
<quoted text>
"real dumb"
If a republican was suggesting using drones to off American citizens with no due process you would be crapping your pants. When a democrat suggests the same you are all for it. You are afucking hypocrite.
This from an administration that has already looked into a trillion dollar coin on a LOOPHOLE and is now looking at funding medicare on an obscure loophole...yes, its what the law allows that matters not what they say they want it for...
professor dem

Seattle, WA

#869355 Mar 6, 2013
lily, for sure

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