| Political Talk|| re: Can Republicans sell this and gain? - UncleFestersLegs on 9/22/14 at 9:59 am|
[quote]The problem with the GOP is their entire economic platform is still the trickle down nonsense of helping out the so called "job creators" with lower taxes.[/quote]
The poster makes a valid point. This thoroughly discredited tactic has since been replace with another version of trickle down ...
| Political Talk|| re: Twilight Zone: 90% of Americans blame corporations for "increased" inequality - UncleFestersLegs on 9/22/14 at 9:13 am|
Everyone wants to chose sides. It's either the evil corporations and their quest for higher profits or the evil government and their quest for power when the truth is that it's a combination of the two that have created the current kleptocracy. We have the best of both worlds...crony capitalism an...
| Political Talk|| re: I think it might be impossible for us to balance our budget - UncleFestersLegs on 9/19/14 at 11:30 am|
[quote]Let me ask, where are you putting your money?[/quote]
Hookers and blow
[link=(http://jezebel.com/italy-will-include-prostitution-and-cocaine-sales-in-it-1589686727)]Italy to Include Prostitution and Cocaine Sales in Its GDP[/link]...
| Political Talk|| re: Paraphrase quote from book 1984. True or false? - UncleFestersLegs on 9/19/14 at 8:17 am|
| Political Talk|| re: Forbes Mag - Obama outperforms Reagan on jobs growth and investing - UncleFestersLegs on 9/18/14 at 11:39 am|
[quote]The decrease in labor force participation is a good thing.[/quote]
Did you ever think you would live to see a WH spokesman stand before a microphone and make the case that higher unemployment freed the people from job lock and was actually a good thing? And he wouldnt be laughed off the p...
| Political Talk|| re: Forbes Mag - Obama outperforms Reagan on jobs growth and investing - UncleFestersLegs on 9/18/14 at 11:15 am|
[quote]The bottom line is that as you get into the 50's and 60's, more people are semi retired and the participation rate drops. No matter what. [/quote]
[quote]In 2010, 16.2 percent of the population aged 65 and over were employed, up from 14.5 percent in 2005. In contrast, 60.3 percent of the 20 ...
| Political Talk|| re: Liberals and their "one for all, all for one" hypocrisy - UncleFestersLegs on 9/16/14 at 1:16 pm|
[quote]Liberals are hard pressed to make sweeping generalizations of large groups of people[/quote]
You must be new here. :lol:
[quote] like conservatives do[/quote]
Let me know when you get it :rotflmao:...
| Political Talk|| re: Turkish PM: "There is no moderate or immoderate Islam. Islam is Islam." - UncleFestersLegs on 9/16/14 at 1:11 pm|
[quote]You conveniently left out this paragraph: [/quote]
[quote]I'm not a christian. I do find it curious however that the same people who constantly remind everyone of the wide gulf between Islam and it's more radical elements rarely (if ever) bother themselves with the same defense of Christiani...
| Political Talk|| re: Oklahoma prof offers insight into why Obama said ISIL is not Islamic - UncleFestersLegs on 9/12/14 at 12:53 pm|
I'm not a christian. I do find it curious however that the same people who constantly remind everyone of the wide gulf between Islam and it's more radical elements rarely (if ever) bother themselves with the same defense of Christianity...at least on this message board.
| Political Talk|| re: D. C. 6th grade homework assignment. Let's hear the responses. - UncleFestersLegs on 9/11/14 at 11:29 am|
And explain it without using the word "indoctrination", if you could. [/quote]
You might consider the difference between a captive audience of children and some yahoo freely choosing to tune into an AM radio station.
| Political Talk|| re: AG Holder's staff accidently calls Issa's office for help spinning IRS scandal - UncleFestersLegs on 9/10/14 at 8:00 am|
You hafta be careful texting more than one chick at the same time or at least refrain from using names or you can get in trouble. AG's office real dum...
| Political Talk|| re: Innocent Babies jump Kroger doorman in Memphis (NSFW Language) - UncleFestersLegs on 9/8/14 at 7:28 am|
[quote]I'll stop, but I wasn't the 1st[/quote]
Which offends you more..the comments in this thread or innocent people being viciously assaulted?
Cuz you know your outrage seems directed only at the participants of this thread. ...
| Political Talk|| re: GQ Magazine - Biggest Sleazebag in sports - UncleFestersLegs on 8/28/14 at 1:29 pm|
[quote]I'd switch one and two, but that's it.[/quote]
#5 molested teen girls but whatever....
| Political Talk|| re: Koch money bad, Soros money good! - UncleFestersLegs on 8/28/14 at 8:20 am|
This has to be the most mindless, bullshite, empty, meaningless saying I've ever heard. What the frick is this supposed to mean? Explain it to me and don't give me some "hope and change" type rhetoric either. [/quote]
QE, ZIRP, TARP all efforts to bail out wall street not main street. You...
| Political Talk|| re: Arcticle: "Gaza - Some secrets few will say aloud" - UncleFestersLegs on 8/27/14 at 11:17 am|
Why dont they just walk into Egypt?...
| Political Talk|| re: Obama goes around Congress to forge "legally binding" climate regs with the UN - UncleFestersLegs on 8/27/14 at 9:48 am|
[quote]"But under the Constitution, a president may enter into a legally binding treaty only if it is approved by a two-thirds majority of the Senate."[/quote]
Gee Obama is gonna use a loophole to bypass congressional approval. Who woulda guessed that?...
| Political Talk|| re: IRS ethics lawyer......unethical. Surprise surprise - UncleFestersLegs on 8/27/14 at 9:34 am|
[quote]She should be disbarred at a minimum, probably should go to jail as well. [/quote]
Fine with me. I still dont give a shite. I prefer to save my outrage for the real thieves....
| Political Talk|| re: So Asians make more money on average than whites in the US - UncleFestersLegs on 8/27/14 at 8:55 am|
What is most interesting to me is that no one even requested a link because everyone knows its true.
No one has any problem admitting asians are smarter and have a better work ethic than whites but if we start substituting others in that observation, the race card will come out.
Why is that?...
| Political Talk|| re: IRS ethics lawyer......unethical. Surprise surprise - UncleFestersLegs on 8/27/14 at 8:42 am|
[quote]A horrible case to get disbarred over. A few years out of law school and she agreed to take on a case for her future mother in law who then reported her to the bar over a thousand dollar argument[/quote]
I agree. Huge nothing burger over $3k. Meanwhile Jon Corzine vaporized over a billio...
| Political Talk|| re: So, I learned at work that Obama has issued more executive orders than any POTUS - UncleFestersLegs on 8/27/14 at 7:34 am|
[quote]I'm aware that quantity isn't as important as "quality", but that was the angle the guy was taking. Where do these people get their information these days? [/quote]
[link=(http://www.tigerdroppings.com/rant/display.aspx?sp=51307934&s=2&p=51307401#51307934)]Best response everytime one of yo...