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sonicfilter

Fishers, IN

#954493 Jul 26, 2013
The GOP push to hold government funding hostage to gutting Obamacare appears to be losing steam in Congress as a growing chorus of Republicans and conservative writers are coming out of the woodwork to urge hardliners within their party to be realistic.

“I think it’s the dumbest idea I’ve ever heard of,” Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC) told reporters in the Capitol on Thursday.“Listen, as long as Barack Obama is president, the Affordable Care Act is going to be law.”

Republicans in the House and Senate are working to corner colleagues into withholding support for keeping government open after the lights go out on Sept. 30 unless Obamacare is defunded. And a growing number of pragmatic conservatives — in and out of Congress — recognize that’s a suicide mission that threatens the GOP’s credibility as well as its electoral prospects ahead of a promising midterm election.

In recent days, Rep. Tom Cole (R-OK), a deputy majority whip, has derided the conservative effort as a “temper tantrum” and compared it to “blackmail.” Appearing Wednesday evening on Fox News, he warned that “it is the sort of thing that creates a backlash and could cost the Republicans the majority in the House.”

Meanwhile, two well-read conservative writers — Byron York of the Washington Examiner and Ramesh Ponnuru, a columnist for Bloomberg View — put the kibosh on this plan Friday.

In an article titled “No, the GOP is not going to defund Obamacare,” York reports that Republicans privately admit they’re embarking on a fool’s errand but have to show conservatives they’re sparing no effort to fight Obamacare.

Ponnuru calls the plan “disastrous” and warns that “it will backfire.” He lists several reasons why the public “would almost certainly blame Republicans” if the government shuts down — all of which are well understood by pragmatic Republicans who witnessed the Newt Gingrich-led shutdowns of the 1990s.

http://tpmdc.talkingpointsmemo.com/2013/07/go...

Since: May 11

Hustontown, PA

#954494 Jul 26, 2013
shinningelectr0n wrote:
<quoted text>
Watched this morning's news. The City's Water Department is now charging businesses for rainwater spilling off their building's roofs and into Storm Sewers.
Like one businesswoman complained to the camera "If my building wasn't here, where would the rainwater go? Into the Storm Sewer!
Tax Nature!" , she laughed. She is now being charged $162.96 per month for Rain Discharge.
This is a great way to promote businesses moving into Detroit.
Being done in lots of communities.

Storm sewer systems & their maintenance are not free & someone has to pay for them.
sonicfilter

Fishers, IN

#954496 Jul 26, 2013
shinningelectr0n wrote:
<quoted text>
So the Thief is challenging the Cops to a good Ol' Street Fight!
Why does this make me smile?
you're smiling?

you should see the grin on my face.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#954497 Jul 26, 2013
Death of Tenzing wrote:
<quoted text>
Again, for the thinking impaired: Its NOT about the trial, its about the lie you were so certain of.
See? You got around to Frank all on your own.
There was NOT ONE THING House Democrats could have done to prevent the House Majority Republicans from enacting ANY reform they wanted to.
And one member of the minority Party (B. Frank) sure as hell couldn't do anything to stop them.
So, back to the original question. Do you not know you're telling these lies? Is it just programming?
What is it?
Chirality also exists in politics/social science.

Tenzing exhibits both left & right rails in the train tracks that go either way.

Life is tough for Tenzing and for anyone trying to follow him:)
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#954498 Jul 26, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
The GOP push to hold government funding hostage to gutting Obamacare appears to be losing steam in Congress as a growing chorus of Republicans and conservative writers are coming out of the woodwork to urge hardliners within their party to be realistic.
“I think it’s the dumbest idea I’ve ever heard of,” Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC) told reporters in the Capitol on Thursday.“Listen, as long as Barack Obama is president, the Affordable Care Act is going to be law.”
Republicans in the House and Senate are working to corner colleagues into withholding support for keeping government open after the lights go out on Sept. 30 unless Obamacare is defunded. And a growing number of pragmatic conservatives — in and out of Congress — recognize that’s a suicide mission that threatens the GOP’s credibility as well as its electoral prospects ahead of a promising midterm election.
In recent days, Rep. Tom Cole (R-OK), a deputy majority whip, has derided the conservative effort as a “temper tantrum” and compared it to “blackmail.” Appearing Wednesday evening on Fox News, he warned that “it is the sort of thing that creates a backlash and could cost the Republicans the majority in the House.”
Meanwhile, two well-read conservative writers — Byron York of the Washington Examiner and Ramesh Ponnuru, a columnist for Bloomberg View — put the kibosh on this plan Friday.
In an article titled “No, the GOP is not going to defund Obamacare,” York reports that Republicans privately admit they’re embarking on a fool’s errand but have to show conservatives they’re sparing no effort to fight Obamacare.
Ponnuru calls the plan “disastrous” and warns that “it will backfire.” He lists several reasons why the public “would almost certainly blame Republicans” if the government shuts down — all of which are well understood by pragmatic Republicans who witnessed the Newt Gingrich-led shutdowns of the 1990s.
http://tpmdc.talkingpointsmemo.com/2013/07/go...
Many Republican voters will stay home, as they did in 2012, if the party caves in to Obama.
sonicfilter

Fishers, IN

#954499 Jul 26, 2013
shinningelectr0n wrote:
<quoted text>
Keep beating your meat and don't pay any attention to the world passing you by. Above all, DUTY!
did i miss something? beyond right wing bs?

3 years from now it'll still be...Benghazi!

you freaks are still talking about Fast and Furious. how long ago was that relegated to the dustbin of right wing faux scandals?

it might help if you guys could come up with an original scandal. so far all you've got are Bush reruns.
Yeah

Honolulu, HI

#954500 Jul 26, 2013
shinningelectr0n wrote:
<quoted text>
Chirality also exists in politics/social science.
Tenzing exhibits both left & right rails in the train tracks that go either way.
Life is tough for Tenzing and for anyone trying to follow him:)
lol! And yet, it's the right wing idiots who are complaining!

Just leave my country son. I've told you that before, everyone will be happy that way!
John Galt

Temecula, CA

#954501 Jul 26, 2013
Death of Tenzing wrote:
<quoted text>
Nevermind, there's plenty of nuts in my tent.
However, they don't tend to be mouth-breathing morons.
A gun charge that is really a BS drug charge.

http://www.wtop.com/109/3401798/Kokesh-transf...

Since: May 11

Hustontown, PA

#954502 Jul 26, 2013
EasyEed wrote:
<quoted text>
"real dumb"
You are dumb. If one takes a part time job, he is no longer listed as unemployed. The business does provide health insurance to full time employees, managers, department heads, buyers. The employees who take the part time positions they know going in that health insurance will not be provided. They made a choice. Unlike you they are working, they do not have their hand out.
Peace
KMA
So. You say the employer currently has health insurance for their full time employees.

But now, because of Obamacare, they will dumb many full time & replace with part timers.

Why?

Why didn't they dump them before to avoid the health insurance issue?

It makes no sense.

I think you or the owner are tell fibs here.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#954503 Jul 26, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
<quoted text>
you're smiling?
you should see the grin on my face.
I have and here it is:

http://www.bing.com/az/hprichbg/rb/WesternTar...

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#954504 Jul 26, 2013
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text>
Being done in lots of communities.
Storm sewer systems & their maintenance are not free & someone has to pay for them.
And up until now, those systems were paid for by other means.

Detroit is desperate and will tax anything visible or invisible.

This will drive business and business revenue out to the suburbs where fiscal management is not nearly as corrupt as on Urban Reservations.

“Often imitated”

Since: Jul 07

never duplicated

#954505 Jul 26, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
<quoted text>
if dems are racist.....why won't minorities vote for Republicans?
yes, you can try the usual excuses if that's all you have. just remember....i won't believe one damn word.
and i'm getting a big kick out of watching you right wing racists trying to make the case that you aren't racist whilst adressing a bunch of white folks.
put you in a room with a dozen black folks, fire up your BS spiel and see how far it gets you.
Why do dems attack minorities who vote republican?
Waxman

Windsor, CT

#954506 Jul 26, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
<quoted text>
if dems are racist.....why won't minorities vote for Republicans?
yes, you can try the usual excuses if that's all you have. just remember....i won't believe one damn word.
and i'm getting a big kick out of watching you right wing racists trying to make the case that you aren't racist whilst adressing a bunch of white folks.
put you in a room with a dozen black folks, fire up your BS spiel and see how far it gets you.
Good question.

The Racial Division Industry (Sharpton, Liberal Media, Joe Biden, Obama, Holder, Democrats) have become experts at convincing blacks that they are going to help them by providing handouts & opportunity, yet after decades we still see even higher black unemployment, black on black crime, disintegrating values, more births outside of marriage and the list of negative results goes on.

The Democrats keep them prisoners in their schools and kill any talk about vouchers.

Good question Sonicfilter.

Since: May 11

Hustontown, PA

#954507 Jul 26, 2013
Eman wrote:
<quoted text>
Cha-ching! Not only did you scare the sht out of topix, but emoron also. I love it. You're nothing but a big poosy dumbass dave.
Ha Ha Ha Now get your own GD avatar & quit stealing other people's ideas.
Waxman

Windsor, CT

#954508 Jul 26, 2013
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text>
Being done in lots of communities.
Storm sewer systems & their maintenance are not free & someone has to pay for them.
I guess the rainwater just started coming off the buildings recently, eh Dumb Dave?

Earth to libtard: It's a way to get more tax money so they can keep spending. Idiot.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#954509 Jul 26, 2013
sonicfilter wrote:
<quoted text>
did i miss something? beyond right wing bs?
3 years from now it'll still be...Benghazi!
you freaks are still talking about Fast and Furious. how long ago was that relegated to the dustbin of right wing faux scandals?
it might help if you guys could come up with an original scandal. so far all you've got are Bush reruns.
The Zimmerman Trial ended as it did with a jury finding him Not Guilty based on the evidence. Done. Kaput. Fini.

Benghazi has a coverup and an ongoing coverup in place originating from the Magic Negro's Outhouse.

The Fast & Furious investigation was effectively shut down by the Magic Negro's efforts through Executive Privilege.

The IRS Scandal is ongoing and, again, the Magic Negro is scrambling to see where he can insert Executive Privilege to quash any attempt to allow the truth to rise to the surface.

The NSA surveillance on American citizens and Eric Racist Holders' spying on journalists are also ongoing investigations and now court processes.

So what were you saying again about the Innocent Magic Negro?
Waxman

Windsor, CT

#954510 Jul 26, 2013
Eman wrote:
<quoted text>
Why do dems attack minorities who vote republican?
Fascists always attack people that do not tow the line. They believe in freedom and diversity, but only approved freedoms & diversity. In other words, Democrats are fascists.

“My Life Is A Shell Game”

Since: May 07

Lapeer, MI

#954511 Jul 26, 2013
Yeah wrote:
<quoted text>lol! And yet, it's the right wing idiots who are complaining!
Just leave my country son. I've told you that before, everyone will be happy that way!
If the 300Lb Yeah is standing on my foot and I complain, Yeah - as a typical Liberal airhead - will wonder aloud "Why are you complaining?"

This, in essence, goes to the heart of the problem with Liberals and their Liberalism: cluelessness.
Realtime

Deltona, FL

#954512 Jul 26, 2013
John Galt wrote:
<quoted text>
Light beer is for sissies.
Starbucks is grossly overpriced.
Hey, that's what I've been trying to splain to your butt boy e-butt__but he swears that Mountain Doo is the end all of all our problems even if it does cause the shakes.

So anyway, did you own a Citation 4dr lift back with a 6 cyl??

In Woodland Haze? AM with an eight track player?

White walls?

Didja spring for the locking gas cap?
Waxman

Windsor, CT

#954513 Jul 26, 2013
RealDave wrote:
<quoted text>
Ha Ha Ha Now get your own GD avatar & quit stealing other people's ideas.
Why don't you just go back to your flag when you were 2008Bill?

End of story. You are not a patriod, so you really should just use a red cycle & hammer anyways, Dumb Dave.

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