Revenge Voting? Hell Yea

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This is payback. For the way many have chosen to treat America's first black president.
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Jan 20, 2013
 
new hammer time wrote:
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Based on some dire predictions for this year, the economy is supposed to implode and cause 50% unemployment and a 90% drop in the stock market. Looks like your liberal friends won't have a leg to stand on and neither will you. Better get your tin can and start begging for some fish head soup.
I doubt I'll have to beg, my industry is perched on the verge of a shortage of skilled persons to fill jobs and there won't be anybody to fill the pipeline for years to come.

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This latest negative spiel from the Democrat Socialists is only one step back from televising a campaign ad proclaiming the "hope and change" of the blocked thinking cutting off Daniel Pearl's head on video. Getting locked into "revenge" politics has always led the Socialists to murder hundreds of millions of people, which is why they resist a war on terror.
crap like this is why i voted to re-elect
if you all would just shut up with the extreme hyperbole then this president would have been judged on his merits. and not on the fact that the alternative sounds deranged.
Legitimate rape...
Crusades against birth control
Every time i heard some ass with a tinfoil hat say KENYAN or,COMMUNIST I had all the reason that i needed to vote for a man who had at best a modest first term.

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#5289
Jan 21, 2013
 
Union Yes wrote:
<quoted text>Why aren't they making the fkn cars in the U.S.?
They do...It's called capitalism. I thought you and Willard were all about that...

Ford makes cars in Europe that we never see or never sold here. They make a sweet GT only made in Europe.

Do some research. Get back to me.
impeach Congress

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#5290
Jan 21, 2013
 
What is insane is how the Republicans want to talk about how this president "divide" the nation, when it is THEY who are the segregationist. Great example? Read the posts and you can clearly see who they are. The ones with nary a positive word or comment to make about a man who cares enough about the country to run for the office with conviction, dedication and concern for all of us. Instead of supporting his efforts and offering a helping hand...they sit on their asses and fault find. Their comments are hateful,racist,unfounded and out right ridiculous! America has always been divided because institutional racism is deeply ingrained in its very fiber. Many whites...that other 47% have grown comfortable with their lies, denial of their own racists beliefs and choose to be blinded by their own actions and resistance to change. These people,...and they are not all Caucasians ( some are of other ethnic groups) are the same ones who are living in the past and future. They have not YET learned how to embrace the NOW. This is and has been the "Divisive Factor." A system of designed racism that has enabled the haves to keep the have nots' fighting against each other instead of unifying, that they may continue to control the masses. Those of you who say harsh things about this president, are the perpetrators of division, not only in America... the WORLD! It is YOU and NOT the president that continues on the negative path that has led this country and the world into the violent present that the majority of the worlds people have united to change. And we will change it because "Change" is the only constant! You cannot stop us with your hateful nature. We have unmatched endurance and will never allow what was to remain. That is why I voted along with enough peace loving people to successfully re-elect President Barack Obama. If you think you were crying in November when we defeated you, let me warn you of a promised prophesy. "The Truth shall set you Free." Learn how to speak it!
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#5291
Jan 21, 2013
 
Union Yes wrote:
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Fiat, Chrysler, will be making Jeeps in China, 100,000 per year, capable of 200,000 per year. Last I heard, China is overseas.
Not against outsourcing but that is alot of product US factories could've manufactured for export. The only people I see buying a Jeep or anyother car in China beside a Chinese military officer is a US factory rep which the extra dollars it would cost from export wouldn't affect them. But Fiat, the Italians don't even give a crap about their own domestic production

http://www.autoevolution.com/news/fiat-closin...

This is the proverbial foot in the door. First it will be for sales in China only. Then they'll wind up exporting to countries we might have exported too. At the sametime they start manufacturing parts for Jeeps assembled here. But since most auto companies have the same parts in many different models it will eventually affect domestic production.

This is exactly why I would've let these too to fail companies FAIL. We got insurance companies suing us and bailout babies selling out to foreigners and outsourcing jobs that could've been domestic.

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sheepleloveroyalty wrote:
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Not against outsourcing but that is alot of product US factories could've manufactured for export. The only people I see buying a Jeep or anyother car in China beside a Chinese military officer is a US factory rep which the extra dollars it would cost from export wouldn't affect them. But Fiat, the Italians don't even give a crap about their own domestic production
http://www.autoevolution.com/news/fiat-closin...
This is the proverbial foot in the door. First it will be for sales in China only. Then they'll wind up exporting to countries we might have exported too. At the sametime they start manufacturing parts for Jeeps assembled here. But since most auto companies have the same parts in many different models it will eventually affect domestic production.
This is exactly why I would've let these too to fail companies FAIL. We got insurance companies suing us and bailout babies selling out to foreigners and outsourcing jobs that could've been domestic.
So how is it that allowing GM to fail, saves jobs.
paying out all that un employment and missing out on the tax revenue generated by employed workers not only at GM but at every other industry that does business with it. We wont get full value for the bailout in terms of resold stock but the 2\3 or more return we do get added to the costs we would have seen if GM had fallen....the bailout was fair deal for the country.
Even if it violated some peoples ideological notions
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Jan 21, 2013
 
Buffalo Bull wrote:
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So how is it that allowing GM to fail, saves jobs.
paying out all that un employment and missing out on the tax revenue generated by employed workers not only at GM but at every other industry that does business with it. We wont get full value for the bailout in terms of resold stock but the 2\3 or more return we do get added to the costs we would have seen if GM had fallen....the bailout was fair deal for the country.
Even if it violated some peoples ideological notions
If you let the too big to fail companies fail that doesn't necessarily mean you fold the company. You allow them to reorganize after getting rid of their debt. Some will get unemployment and others get to work in the new company, hopefully smaller.

The problem is you keep the auto companies afloat but the rest of the sinking economy can't afford a new car anyway. There were some sales but companies like Chrysler should've been allowed to fail/reorganize or fold on their own the first time around. Bailout AND bankruptcy in less than four years?

The economy is still stagnant if not starting to fall again. If you had let the too big to fail companies fail alot of newer smaller businesses would've popped up in their place. The bailouts were nothing but throwing money at long standing problem. The economy might have been GWs fault but it was Obama's to fix. Besides outsourcing there were problems in the tax code for instance that should've been addressed including flagging your corporation in a foreign country yet doing all your business here.

The problem of too big to fail still exists and that puts a stranglehold on the economy. Somebody has to feed those 'too big' companies with money.
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Black Rhino wrote:
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They do...It's called capitalism. I thought you and Willard were all about that...
Ford makes cars in Europe that we never see or never sold here. They make a sweet GT only made in Europe.
Do some research. Get back to me.
That "Union Yes" guy was referring to the new Jeep plant in China, you know the one that was a "lie" before the election.
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Jan 21, 2013
 
Buffalo Bull wrote:
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So how is it that allowing GM to fail, saves jobs.
paying out all that un employment and missing out on the tax revenue generated by employed workers not only at GM but at every other industry that does business with it. We wont get full value for the bailout in terms of resold stock but the 2\3 or more return we do get added to the costs we would have seen if GM had fallen....the bailout was fair deal for the country.
Even if it violated some peoples ideological notions
Agreed. This is why Romney switched his position during the campaign.

Prior to running for president, he was for letting the car manufacturers go under. Once he became the nominee, all of a sudden he shifted his position... in public anyway.

Romney just couldn't square claiming to be a job creator while throwing people out of work.

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Jan 21, 2013
 
Richard_ wrote:
My leftist friends
You have no friends and certainly you have no friends who are leftist.

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Jan 21, 2013
 
Charles3 wrote:
Can Canada and USA be unified into One Country?
Damn Canadians will do anything to try to unload Quebec.

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Jan 21, 2013
 
Richard_ wrote:
<quoted text>I doubt I'll have to beg, my industry is perched on the verge of a shortage of skilled persons to fill jobs and there won't be anybody to fill the pipeline for years to come.
Your job is to push a wooden stick into the recycle hopper to clear the bottle that shouldn't have put in there in the first place.

There isn't really a lot of training involved but I commend you on passing the which end is pointed stick training.

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Jan 21, 2013
 
BS IS Called wrote:
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That "Union Yes" guy was referring to the new Jeep plant in China, you know the one that was a "lie" before the election.
The lie was: Draft dodger Romney said Jeep was MOVING to China, you dolt.

Jeep is EXPANDING to China, the market GREW. They are not closing plants in the US.

They will make Jeeps in China by Chinese to sell to Chinese.

This too hard for you dear?

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Jan 21, 2013
 
I have a question for you guys:

Is it possible that Obama has already signed an executive order that prevents him from ever being forcefully removed from the White House and allows him to use the entirety of the military and foreign military aid as the Commander In Chief to enforce this?

I was just thinking of this a moment ago, and thought I would put that out there.

If he has plans for dictatorship, that would surely be one of the first sealed/hidden orders he would make...
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Jan 21, 2013
 
barefoot2626 wrote:
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The lie was: Draft dodger Romney said Jeep was MOVING to China, you dolt.
Jeep is EXPANDING to China, the market GREW. They are not closing plants in the US.
They will make Jeeps in China by Chinese to sell to Chinese.
This too hard for you dear?
OK, so that means that less Jeeps will be made here, since the need for exporting them will most likely be greatly diminished.
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#5302
Jan 21, 2013
 
mitt is not president..today i love it ..were are coming for your guns next...
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#5303
Jan 21, 2013
 
so true, so true.

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BS IS Called wrote:
<quoted text>That "Union Yes" guy was referring to the new Jeep plant in China, you know the one that was a "lie" before the election.
It was a lie.

Jeep headquarters are located in Toledo, Ohio and will remain there.

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BS IS Called wrote:
<quoted text>OK, so that means that less Jeeps will be made here, since the need for exporting them will most likely be greatly diminished.
Trying to white wash Romney's lies won't help now...

I believe the inauguration is taking place for Barack H. Obama...and the "H" is for Helluva win!!!
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Who cares about Romney's lies? It is Obama's lies that we have to worry about.

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