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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 8:53 AM

Re: Liberals forcibly shut down free speech agai

Looks like you don't know what free speech is.

Milo Yiannopoulos still has the right to speak.

Freedom of speech does not mean freedom from consequences and freedom from rebuttal.

"So liberals staged yet
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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 8:27 AM

Re: If you don't think society is deteriorat

MadCapitalist, what's the point of your cited website?

You're taking the moral argument, whereas he's taking the secular one.


I don't think that there has been any moral deterioration either. Slavery [more]

Sun Jan 15

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 9:48 PM

Re: If you don't think society is deteriorating.

...you just aren't paying attention.

I'm paying attention. Are you?

http://humanprogress.org/

Sat Jan 14

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MadCapitalist posted to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 6:12 PM

Quote of the Day

"Hollywood is like a bunch of big bullies and thugs trying to shut down anyone who doesn't agree with them."
- Ben Stein

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 6:03 PM

Re: Liberals forcibly shut down free speech agai

So liberals staged yet another "peaceful" protest where they used force to prevent people from doing something that they have every right to do.

They absolutely disgust me.

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MadCapitalist posted to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 12:44 PM

Liberals forcibly shut down free speech again

Protesters shut down Milo Yiannopoulos event at UC Davis

Earlier in the evening, protesters blocked access to the venue. Surrounding the lecture hall with signs, they chanted, "Say it loud, say it clear, racists are not welcome [more]

Fri Jan 13

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 6:10 PM

Re: They never learn...

You do understand that it was a must lie situation for dems, if they didn't blame Bush for the 1.4 trillion then they couldn't say they lowered the deficit from "Bush levels".

That is why i laughed (L) when Obama gave
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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 5:18 PM

Re: They never learn...

...and I hope they never DO learn.

Pelosi blames Bush for $9 trillion in debt added under Obama
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Tue Jan 10

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 5:23 PM

Re: Paul Krugman reverses course, as predicted

MC:
Let me repeat:

Krugman is a Keynesian. He's for running a deficit when this is indicated by Keynes, and against running a deficit when it's not.


We know he is a Keynesian. He is also inconsistent. He [more]

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 5:18 PM

Re: Paul Krugman reverses course, as predicted

Krugman is being entirely consistent - it is the facts which have changed.

Goofyhoofy


The facts have a convenient way of changing when the President changes.

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 6:14 AM

Re: Paul Krugman reverses course, as predicted

When Do Deficits Matter?

When there are Republican presidents, of course.


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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 5:08 AM

Re: Paul Krugman reverses course, as predicted

MC,
surely you understand the difference between running a large temporary deficit in the aftermath of a massive economic crisis (Obama) and slashing taxes PERMANENTLY below what is needed to finance government in the long-term (and then
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Mon Jan 9

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 9:40 PM

Re: Paul Krugman reverses course, as predicted

It gets better.



Debt, Diversion, Distraction
OCTOBER 22, 2016

"So my message to the deficit scolds is this: yes, we may face some hard choices a couple of decades from now. But we might not, and in any case [more]

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 9:33 PM

Re: Paul Krugman reverses course, as predicted

When the White House Changes Party, Do Economists Change Their Tune on Budget Deficits?

"This paper investigates selected economists, to see whether their tune changes when the party holding the White House changes. Six [more]

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 9:27 PM

Re: Paul Krugman reverses course, as predicted

https://twitter.com/AsheSchow/status/818468319049220097

Brass tacks.


To be fair, Krugman wrote that way back in August. [more]

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MadCapitalist posted to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 7:06 AM

Paul Krugman reverses course, as predicted

Deficits Matter Again

"What wasn’t quite so predictable, however, was that Republicans would stop pretending to care about deficits at almost precisely the moment that deficits were starting to matter again.

Those [more]

Sat Jan 7

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 5:49 PM

Re: QOTD Yeeee Haw!

We don't need trade agreements. We would benefit from unilateral free trade. When other countries "cheat," Americans benefit from buying subsidized goods. We would be even better off if we received free goods instead of merely [more]

Fri Jan 6

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 9:21 PM

Re: Iowahawk!

Hillary Clinton reportedly being pressured to run for mayor of New York

All of the pressure reportedly coming from Hillary Clinton-Iowahawk.

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 3:33 PM

Re: QOTD Yeeee Haw!

"International trade is not like a sports event where one “team” wins and the other loses. Once we stop thinking in terms of countries being like teams and start thinking about the individuals and organizations who are engaging in mutually [more]

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MadCapitalist replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 1:07 PM

Re: QOTD Yeeee Haw!

Its foundation is a growing belief that America's economic might will soon be rekindled by a businessman-president. The initial macroeconomic signs are promising. Consumer confidence is up. And a Trump-inspired Wall Street rally has the Dow [more]

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