re: Jindal "praying about 2016" - I B Freeman on 11/17/14 at 7:42 pm[quote]BJ had to cut literally hundeds of millions from hi ed and HC and he's getting raped for it. [/quote]
I am not criticizing his cuts to higher ed at all but I will point out to you that in no single year has Jindal cut any spending by as much as he gave away to the film industry.
re: Jindal "praying about 2016" - I B Freeman on 11/17/14 at 6:37 pm[quote]IB Freeman is a one issue poster[/quote]
Hey Zach why don't you review the threads I have started.
[quote]Why the dislike for Jindal[/quote]
Well being fiscal conservative somewhat libertarian I can't support a big spending narcissist who caters to special interests.
The only pe...
re: Picked up my ecodiesel today! - I B Freeman on 11/16/14 at 11:02 pmToyota says they are going to bring the Cummins too. I think Cummins is through with exclusive agreements.
I wish Toyota would bring the Hino motor. Those are tough trucks and very good diesel engines.
re: Film Tax Credit Proponents should love Bobby Jindal - I B Freeman on 11/16/14 at 10:47 pm[quote]You ignore and avoid any honest debate our counterpoints outside of the philosophical realm[/quote]
You must be a newbie.
Just look back at my threads and read them. (there have been no honest debate and counterpoints only speculation I have spoken too hundreds of times.)
Now you cam...
re: Jindal "praying about 2016" - I B Freeman on 11/16/14 at 10:39 pm[quote]indal has no chance of ever being president. Hell, I will be surprised if he is ever elected to another office.
We felt the same about Carter.
Jindal is in a no lose situation. He can become a millionaire by raising money for his pac. He can follow the Sarah Palin model.
re: Film Tax Credit Proponents should love Bobby Jindal - I B Freeman on 11/16/14 at 10:33 pm[quote]I said you are dismissive of facts that counter your opinion[/quote]
I have not seen any "facts" that are counter to my opinion.
I have seen speculation with no basis in fact. No facts.
You will find in my previous posts and threads on the subject of film tax credits back up to ever...
Jindal "praying about 2016" - I B Freeman on 11/16/14 at 10:30 pm[link=(http://www.myarklamiss.com/story/d/story/gov-bobby-jindal-on-2016-we-are-praying-about-this/24222/5hTWerbOBEKDBSQBftAlfA)]LINK[/link]
I lived in Georgia in 1976 when Carter was elected. (I shook his hand in Plains on election day but voted for Ford. I was in college not far from there and ...
re: Reminder: Obamacare open enrollment starts on the 15th - I B Freeman on 11/16/14 at 10:24 pm[quote]This shite is a Godsend for the self-employed/entrepreneur[/quote]
Not for me.
I reimburse my employees for their private policies and have a $5600 deductible for my own. Premiums have sky rocketed since 2008.
In 2008 I paid about $4800 for my $5600 deductible policy for my family o...
re: Film Tax Credit Proponents should love Bobby Jindal - I B Freeman on 11/16/14 at 10:20 pm[quote]It's too late. You admitted to ignoring any facts to rebuttals of your arguments in the above posts already.
You retreat to the philosophical realm every time you are challenged so you can conveniently dismiss facts in the counterpoints to your stance. [/quote]
You are lightweight when...
re: What is the economic impact of dropping bags of cash? - I B Freeman on 11/16/14 at 9:59 pm[quote]If the money is printed, it would have a huge economic boom effect[/quote]
Printing money and giving it to consumers is a net gain for wealth creation[/quote]
Wrong again--printing money is a net gain of money and money is not wealth. Labor and capital and their produc...
re: Film Tax Credit Proponents should love Bobby Jindal - I B Freeman on 11/16/14 at 9:36 pm[quote]Well then vote for a candidate that will end Film Tax Credits?[/quote]
I will and do
[quote]I bet none of the GOP candidates propose to end them so vote 3rd party.[/quote]
None will take it on but almost all I talk too oppose them. I will say that Congressman McAllister did respond ...
re: Film Tax Credit Proponents should love Bobby Jindal - I B Freeman on 11/16/14 at 9:01 pm[quote]I choose to ignore the questions about jobs created and income tax collected because I refuse to discuss anything outside of the philosophical realm where I can take the high road and call everyone hypocrites without actually discussing the impact the subject of my countless threads have in r...
re: What is the economic impact of dropping bags of cash? - I B Freeman on 11/16/14 at 8:44 pm[quote]Because they are probably taking it from one sector and moving it to another. Instead of building roads, bombs, schools, etc...it will go to Walmart, cheap beer producers and people who make flashy cell phone accessories.
All of those things are included as economic activity.