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PostPosted: Wed Sep 19, 2012 10:55 am 
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Man I hope not!!! Cause I think it's fucking great to be alive !!!

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Man I hope not!!! Cause I think it's fucking great to be alive !!!

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Ain't fox news Mr. mental midget, it's the world !!


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Real funny, huh pedro2... :roll:

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In W. Mitt Romney’s convention speech he spoke of workers who make $22.50 with benefits only to lose their job and take two jobs at $9 an hour.

His attempt was to describe America’s resolve in the face of the Republican Great Recession.

He was also, quite accurately, describing what his company, Bain Capital, did to American workers. They acquired companies, loaded them with debt, shipped jobs overseas and put them out of business while making billions in profits and leaving others to settle the tab.

Mitt Romney and Bain Capital also directly profited from companies that shipped jobs overseas.

How?

Because Mitt Romney and Bain Capital purchased a factory in China that took on the demand from outsourcing from other US companies.

So they profited by increasing profits from companies they owned by shipping jobs overseas and they profited from other companies shipping jobs overseas by doing the work that used to be done in cities and towns across America.

Recently a video has surfaced of Romney discussing his trip to China to purchase this factory. During the event that was closed to reporters Mitt Romney said the following:

“When I was back in my private equity days, we went to China to buy a factory there. It employed about 20,000 people. And they were almost all young women between the ages of about 18 and 22 or 23. They were saving for potentially becoming married.

“And they work in these huge factories, they made various uh, small appliances. And uh, as we were walking through this facility, seeing them work, the number of hours they worked per day, the pittance they earned, living in dormitories with uh, with little bathrooms at the end of maybe 10, 10 room, rooms. And the rooms they have 12 girls per room.

“Three bunk beds on top of each other. You’ve seen, you’ve seen them? (Audience: Oh…yeah, yes) And, and, and around this factory was a fence, a huge fence with barbed wire and guard towers. And, and, we said gosh! I can’t believe that you, you know, keep these girls in! They said, no, no, no. This is to keep other people from coming in…

So Mitt Romney walked through this factory, with 20,000 young women working many hours for a “pittance”, sleeping in rooms where they were stacked like cords of wood and his conclusion was: gosh, we’ll take it!

Most Americans would be disgusted.

But not Mitt Romney.

The job of the president should not be to abuse workers and to find locking them in under armed guards acceptable.

What happens, for example, if there is a fire?

The fact is that the job of the president is to be the polar opposite of Mitt Romney.

The job of the president is to help create an environment that leads to job creation in the US.

The job of the president is to encourage US companies to keep jobs here and to shine a bright spotlight that exposes human rights abuses.

We do not know what the conditions in the factory were. How their employers treated the young women. What the security was like. What happened if women wanted to leave the factory. What the hours of work were or the pittance they were paid.

But the description offered by Romney is jarring in the golly-gee-wiz description of what sounds like a nightmare existence.

Options for employment in China, especially for women, are not great. But that is not the point of this story.

The point is that someone that holds the world view of the global economy that Romney does is antithetical to the office of the President of the United States.

You can imagine some part of Romney marveling at the spreadsheet like efficiency of stacking workers like cords of wood. Making them work long shifts for little money.

His total dismissal that the women could be mistreated under these conditions is almost as shocking as his unquestioning acceptance of his Chinese counterparts explanation for the guard towers – another piece of evidence that Romney is not ready for primetime when it comes to foreign policy.


http://chicago.cbslocal.com/2012/09/17/ ... e-factory/



Killing American jobs and creating a humanitarian crisis so rich people can reap record profits...yeah...a real hoot... :roll:


Must be nice living in pedro2land, Ritchie Rich. No trust fund and tax payer funded corporate entitlement handout too big. :roll:


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PostPosted: Thu Sep 20, 2012 3:34 am 
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So lets have 4 more years of obama hes brought lots of jobs, lower deficit and a fucking genius at foreign policy, if you like bankrupting the nation you are stupid, or wont you be happy till every one is broke.

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The economy would recover significantly faster if the Republicans had 39 seats or less in the Senate and less than 1/3rd in the House. Obama deserves two more terms for fixing the dreaded mess created by the Republican party.

Personally, I'm sick and tired of redistributing my wealth to people who make more money than me...

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http://in.reuters.com/article/2012/09/1 ... onomicNews


If the top 400 richest people in America gave back .01% of their wealth, everybody in America would be millionaires. It's the other way around BRAVO, under Obama, less people will be broke.


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The economy would recover significantly faster if the Republicans had 39 seats or less in the Senate and less than 1/3rd in the House. Obama deserves two more terms for fixing the dreaded mess created by the Republican party.

Personally, I'm sick and tired of redistributing my wealth to people who make more money than me...

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Richest Americans' net worth jumps to $1.7 trln - Forbes
http://in.reuters.com/article/2012/09/1 ... onomicNews


If the top 400 richest people in America gave back .01% of their wealth, everybody in America would be millionaires. It's the other way around BRAVO, under Obama, less people will be broke.


If everyone is a millionaire than a million would be worthless. That is why rare shit is valueable. There is less of it. If all people had a million dollars, the value of every single dollar would decrease to the point where none of it was worth anything, and the billionaires would still be the only rich people.

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SPACEBROTHER wrote:
The economy would recover significantly faster if the Republicans had 39 seats or less in the Senate and less than 1/3rd in the House. Obama deserves two more terms for fixing the dreaded mess created by the Republican party.

Personally, I'm sick and tired of redistributing my wealth to people who make more money than me...

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Richest Americans' net worth jumps to $1.7 trln - Forbes
http://in.reuters.com/article/2012/09/1 ... onomicNews


If the top 400 richest people in America gave back .01% of their wealth, everybody in America would be millionaires. It's the other way around BRAVO, under Obama, less people will be broke.

You are ignorant, the top 2% of wage earners pay over 70% of taxes, in reality Obama and the liberal mantra is to redistribute YOUR money to those who have even less !! wake up and listen to Obama himself you misinformed human

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PostPosted: Thu Sep 20, 2012 11:56 am 
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ok poly you are the mathematician divide 1.7 trillion by 300 million and what do you get, I am pretty sure all 300 mill do not get a million.

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Killing American jobs and creating a humanitarian crisis so rich people can reap record profits...yeah...a real hoot... :roll:


Must be nice living in pedro2land, Ritchie Rich. No trust fund and tax payer funded corporate entitlement handout too big. :roll:


Are you insinuating that I have a trust fund or a tax payer funded corporate entitlement handout and that I'm rich ??

Boy , are you way off base , or off your meds again.


Spacehead , you talk about Bain Capitol taking american jobs over to China and forget that your savior Obama saddled the US taxpayer with billions in debt by taking over GM & Chrysler . Do you realize that 7 of every 10 cars built by GM are built OUT of the country ?? Someplace like CHINA ?? Not only that , but the fact that GM's stock is worth less than 1/2 of what we, the taxpayer , paid for it, should be enough to piss you off. But , no. You can't think that deep.

You quote about a president that is supposed to create an environment that is conducive to creating jobs when you have a president that has does nothing but stifle the economy with bullshit regulations like having the EPA mandate that you MUST buy at least 4 gallons of gas at a time , or some carbon tax crap ?

You come on here and spew garbage and call people racists if they don't like your gawd in the White house , while your gawd promotes a socialistic agenda that takes away any incentive to improve one's lot in life.

You have got to be the most brainwashed person I have ever seen post on any forum.

Now , I could come on here and call you a moron , a slob , a tosser or a racist , but I won't come into your little clique that you and your little buddies have on here , or lower myself to such tactics. But I will say this. You and your little clique that you have here , remind me of teenage girls getting together for a sleepover to dis Jenny's new haircut or talk about how tuff n bitchin that new substitute teacher is. Pathethic.

I don't have much more time on this rock and I sure won't spend it listening to any more of your tunnel vision drivel so the most I will say in this rant is fuck off and I truly hope you get what you deserve, you whinny little snot. That's as far as insults should go from an adult educated person.

Now I suggest you go pray at your Obama altar and I sincerely hope you , and your sheeple , leave me alone.

Too bad you and your fellow clowns have alienated the good people that used to come in here way back when this forum started. I miss them bad.


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Alienated good people like who pedro2? How about specifics? :roll:

I'll let you go back to pray at your George W Bush alter, because, afterall, to you guys, he is the second coming of Jeezus. While you're at it, perhaps you and the good 'ol boy network you subscribe to can lynch a few more minority and homosexual socialists. :roll:


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Guys, take it to the Politics topic, so I can tell you about Haren and the stupid tart who announced a party on Facebook.

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Guys, take it to the Politics topic, so I can tell you about Haren and the stupid tart who announced a party on Facebook.




Oh do tell... :smoke:


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I'll let you go back to pray at your George W Bush alter, because, afterall, to you guys, he is the second coming of Jeezus. While you're at it, perhaps you and the good 'ol boy network you subscribe to can lynch a few more minority and homosexual socialists. :roll:





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Guys, take it to the Politics topic, so I can tell you about Haren and the stupid tart who announced a party on Facebook.


Oh do tell...


Nah, you lot seem more interested in bickering.

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BBP wrote:
Guys, take it to the Politics topic, so I can tell you about Haren and the stupid tart who announced a party on Facebook.


Oh do tell...


Nah, you lot seem more interested in bickering.






I announced a party on Facebook.....and nobody came. :cry:

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You must've had it set on private, then.

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If everyone is a millionaire than a million would be worthless. That is why rare shit is valueable. There is less of it. If all people had a million dollars, the value of every single dollar would decrease to the point where none of it was worth anything, and the billionaires would still be the only rich people.
This is some of the stupidest shit I have ever heard in my life. The argument that the peanuts the majority of us have to share amongst is the only reason it's worth anything?? Wealth is not measured by money, money is useless if you're lost in the desert, wealth is measured by what you can buy with it and the things that you can buy with it are created by the labour of human beings.

Admittedly, an instant large redistribution of wealth would make little immediate difference, it's more about turning our labour towards making things that can be more usefully and more fairly distributed. Everyone having a million dollars would not make large amounts of meat or grain or vegetables worth anything less as their value is ultimately measured in their use. Cheaper food, that would be a good thing wouldn't it?

All kinds of conjuring tricks can be played by talking about money but ultimately it's about what we choose to spend our time making and how we distribute the substance of wealth, not numbers on paper.

Just for an example of how twisted the global economy can get, there are people in the third world whose labour is being exploited to grow coffee and bananas and so on who can't afford to actually buy those things.

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Too bad BBP didn't post about Haren. There was riots and violence and arrests and neat stuff like that.

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BBP wrote:
Guys, take it to the Politics topic, so I can tell you about Haren and the stupid tart who announced a party on Facebook.


Oh do tell...


Nah, you lot seem more interested in bickering.



We called a truce... :smoke:


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You must've had it set on private, then.

There's more than one setting? What? Something dumb like *Me Likey* or something? :? :shock: :?

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If everyone is a millionaire than a million would be worthless. That is why rare shit is valueable. There is less of it. If all people had a million dollars, the value of every single dollar would decrease to the point where none of it was worth anything, and the billionaires would still be the only rich people.
This is some of the stupidest shit I have ever heard in my life. The argument that the peanuts the majority of us have to share amongst is the only reason it's worth anything?? Wealth is not measured by money, money is useless if you're lost in the desert, wealth is measured by what you can buy with it and the things that you can buy with it are created by the labour of human beings.

Admittedly, an instant large redistribution of wealth would make little immediate difference, it's more about turning our labour towards making things that can be more usefully and more fairly distributed. Everyone having a million dollars would not make large amounts of meat or grain or vegetables worth anything less as their value is ultimately measured in their use. Cheaper food, that would be a good thing wouldn't it?

All kinds of conjuring tricks can be played by talking about money but ultimately it's about what we choose to spend our time making and how we distribute the substance of wealth, not numbers on paper.

Just for an example of how twisted the global economy can get, there are people in the third world whose labour is being exploited to grow coffee and bananas and so on who can't afford to actually buy those things.



The basic things people need to survevie as human beings are health care, food and a roof over ones head. Those are basic humanitarian needs. Republicans, Conservatives and Bush/Romney/Ryan supporters and the Tea Party Nazi's are more interested in less people having more, instead of everybody having basic humanitarian needs covered. Basic right wing fascism rearing it's ugly head yet again.


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The basic things people need to survevie as human beings are health care, food and a roof over ones head. Those are basic humanitarian needs. Republicans, Conservatives and Bush/Romney/Ryan supporters and the Tea Party Nazi's are more interested in less people having more, instead of everybody having basic humanitarian needs covered. Basic right wing fascism rearing it's ugly head yet again.



I challenge you to prove that statement with facts and not just opinion.

That's quite a generalization and unless you know each Rep , Con , B/R/R supporter and tea party NAZI personaly, you , again , are full of shit.


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