jakalant

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Tue May 19

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jakalant replied to the Retire Early CampFIRE board. 1:34 AM

Re: Why Asian_Americans don't riot

In 1965 the Asians were discriminated against as least as badly as blacks.

What about 1865

Wed May 13

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jakalant replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:37 AM

Re: Rick Santorum

Of course. You have ZERO evidence. Because there is no evidence. That is why you're still in my PB.

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jakalant replied to the Political Asylum board. 2:41 AM

Re: Rick Santorum

History is not on the side of minimum wage laws


if you want to get out of my PB you will have to share some evidence.

Tue May 12

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jakalant replied to the Political Asylum board. 1:33 AM

Re: Rick Santorum

when confronted with economics you throw up garbage.

You have this precisely backwards. When I am confronted with garbage (i.e. ideological nonsense spouted by supply siders and Randians, which has only worked well in some naive [more]

Mon May 11

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jakalant replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:17 PM

Re: Rick Santorum

Free market. Allowing employees and EMPLOYERS to negotiate their wage.

Oh you mean like things are in the third world and how they were here b4 unions and the great depression.

History seems to be on the side of minimum wage
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jakalant replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:14 AM

Re: Rick Santorum

You realize they are both PRICING controls, which don't work?,/i>

What would "work" look like in your system?

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jakalant replied to the Political Asylum board. 1:20 AM

Re: Rick Santorum

Let's restrict food, housing, transportation PRICES from increasing more than everyone can afford!


Yes that was the Republican position under Nixon.

I still think the Democrats advocating of a adequate minimum wage is [more]

Fri May 8

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jakalant replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 10:56 PM

Re: Texas= Definition of batsh!t crazy

Thanks for this thread. It has helped me get my PB back up to it's correct size.

Thu May 7

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jakalant replied to the Political Asylum board. 7:06 PM

Re: Help save Texas from invasion

If Texas became its own country again, they'd probably re-institute slavery.

Hey it's in the Bible so it must be God's will.

Tue May 5

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jakalant replied to the Political Asylum board. 1:33 AM

Re: I feared for my life..

Pat is becoming the king of straw men lately.

Fri May 1

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jakalant replied to the Retire Early Liberal Edition board. 1:24 AM

Re: Buchannan: Will Vegas Values Overtake GOP?

SP,

You know you drank the Koolaid, right?

Wed Apr 29

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jakalant replied to the Political Asylum board. 9:42 AM

Re: cops gone wild

I wonder if him having a medic alert would make it less likely something bad would happen to him. Probably depends on the cop.

Good luck.

Sun Apr 26

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jakalant replied to the Retirement Investing board. 2:19 PM

Re: Obamacare Key to Retiring at 50

Yes Type 1 and type 2 diabetes are two different diseases. There are diseases that can be . Because of our successful economy and the increased duration of life from many advances in medicine we have considerably more time to develop the diseases you [more]

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jakalant replied to the Political Asylum board. 11:50 AM

Re: Again, Martyrdom is mine

The idea of Coulter understanding the lyrics for US Blues or Ship of Fools or Ripple or a bunch of other songs by the Dead is ridiculous.

All Hail Robert Hunter!

I have my tickets to Santa Clara.

Fare Thee Well.

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jakalant replied to the Retirement Investing board. 11:34 AM

Re: Obamacare Key to Retiring at 50

It is important to not make over broad statements like:

"Consider this, how many diseases like heart, cancer and DIABETICS are cured by drugs. None. "

That is simply not true. There is a growing list of cancers [more]

Thu Apr 23

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jakalant replied to the Political Asylum board. 10:17 AM

Re: Vast Right Wing Conspiracy Redux

And you need to protect Hillary and all of a sudden you are ready to disregard the problems of African Americans.

Read what I wrote. Do you actually see me being inconsistent anywhere here.

Like I said, you really crack me [more]

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jakalant replied to the Political Asylum board. 12:49 AM

Re: Vast Right Wing Conspiracy Redux

African Americans are disproportionately affected by DIABETES

you really crack me up.

No mention, for years, that African Americans are disproportionately affected by the ropes of bigots or the bullets of the [more]

Tue Apr 21

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jakalant replied to the Political Asylum board. 2:06 AM

Re: Four More Years

Grumpy,

Reagan 1980 : "Are you better off than you were four years ago?"

You being old would likely remember that.

Almost any American in 1996, 2000, and 2012 would also say yes. I bet that continues in [more]

Mon Apr 20

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jakalant posted to the Political Asylum board. 9:30 PM

Four More Years

I think that when Republicans say voting for Clinton will be like voting for a third term for Obama, the majority of Americans say "Sounds good to me"

Sat Apr 18

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jakalant replied to the Political Asylum board. 2:12 AM

Re: Jon Stewart takes down Dick Cheney over Iran

That video should be required viewing in every American History class in the country!

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