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Forum: Politics 09:56 PM - 07/19/11
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Posted By asmolitor
:wave:
Forum: Politics 07:02 PM - 07/19/11
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Views: 221,892
Posted By asmolitor
#totallydisappearedforsixmonths

i find moody's to have said the most sensible thing about the debt ceiling dramallama, from an entirely pragmatic sense.

Moody's suggests U.S. eliminate debt ceiling...
Forum: Politics 11:09 PM - 01/15/11
Replies: 4,387
Views: 176,427
Posted By asmolitor
well, i did provide the "underwhelming" caveat.
Forum: Politics 04:45 AM - 01/15/11
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Views: 176,427
Posted By asmolitor
i feel it's somewhat my solemn wisconsinite duty to interject about reince priebus. all i have is this:

i met him outside of my high school's playoff game senior year of high school (2004) while he...
Forum: Politics 06:12 PM - 12/31/10
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Views: 176,427
Posted By asmolitor
... he also ran for over 1000 yards in 2006. if anything, that makes him a middling running back as well.

from a fantasy perspective, at least from this site...
Forum: Politics 07:59 PM - 12/13/10
Replies: 303
Views: 10,632
Posted By asmolitor
have you actually sat and thought about the calculated genius of the bush administration?

setting tax cuts to expire upon midterms of the next party's probable power, given the pendulum swings and...
Forum: Politics 07:53 PM - 12/13/10
Replies: 2,104
Views: 221,892
Posted By asmolitor
among the numerous problems i find with this - i'd offer that "economic benefit" and freedom of utility with that benefit are hopelessly separate. first of all, food stamps go to food expenses - no...
Forum: Politics 07:39 PM - 12/13/10
Replies: 303
Views: 10,632
Posted By asmolitor
job creation wasn't great for the entire duration of the "bush tax cuts." i'm baffled how we, as a country, got into pretending that the recession did anything other than magnify and accelerate...
Forum: Politics 11:22 PM - 12/02/10
Replies: 2,104
Views: 221,892
Posted By asmolitor
haha, fair enough - i was curious if you had found a way to fairly assess it all, while still being mostly fair.

and i don't disagree, i'd like to have the ability to direct that portion of my...
Forum: Politics 08:39 PM - 12/01/10
Replies: 2,104
Views: 221,892
Posted By asmolitor
ok. so what's the criteria for determining not only who gets access to the test, but the criteria on the test itself? is the criteria based on broad, informational concepts - or metrics like credit...
Forum: Politics 06:52 PM - 12/01/10
Replies: 2,104
Views: 221,892
Posted By asmolitor
2007-2009, for starters.

the implication is to avoid a widespread situation of destitute second-class senior citizens - homeless, starving, and absolutely no lifeline. and if there's no government...
Forum: Politics 05:46 PM - 11/30/10
Replies: 4,387
Views: 176,427
Posted By asmolitor
i'd be more inclined to think it's referring to goldman sachs. kudos if wikileaks can crack the impenetrable.
Forum: Politics 08:22 PM - 11/23/10
Replies: 325
Views: 14,143
Posted By asmolitor
i'm thoroughly excited for the korean peninsula to give the mariana trench a run for its money.
Forum: Politics 09:01 PM - 11/09/10
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Views: 221,892
Posted By asmolitor
agreed in full; seconded by another econ guy.
Forum: Politics 08:22 PM - 11/02/10
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Views: 71,989
Posted By asmolitor
yes.



i was hoping i'd see you around these parts!



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Forum: Politics 08:13 PM - 11/02/10
Replies: 1,810
Views: 71,989
Posted By asmolitor
go fuck yourself, wisconsin.

even though nate silver declares it a statistical impossibility, i'm actively rooting for the GOP to take the senate as well. i forget what/where the article is that...
Forum: Politics 08:07 PM - 10/13/10
Replies: 1,810
Views: 71,989
Posted By asmolitor
yup.

if you look back at his 18 year career, he was pretty much on the right side of history for all of them. so clearly, let the asshole who's been spouting tea party rhetoric for 11 months win....
Forum: Politics 11:04 PM - 10/10/10
Replies: 127
Views: 5,257
Posted By asmolitor
an example that has a defined name and conspiracy attached to it. rookie.



haha, yup.
Forum: Politics 10:44 PM - 10/10/10
Replies: 4,387
Views: 176,427
Posted By asmolitor
rachel maddow had a good piece on the minimum wage as a democratic wedge issue last week. basically any time there's a minimum wage initiative on the ballot, democrats win.
Forum: Politics 10:40 PM - 10/10/10
Replies: 127
Views: 5,257
Posted By asmolitor
it's called the "amero."

i hate it when wingbats can't even get their own shit right.
Forum: Politics 10:32 PM - 10/10/10
Replies: 4,387
Views: 176,427
Posted By asmolitor
i find it hard to believe that he wouldn't end up somewhere in the cabinet or administration. but he'd be much more marginalized than if he were a senator, i think.
Forum: Politics 10:26 PM - 10/10/10
Replies: 4,387
Views: 176,427
Posted By asmolitor
i've driven past feingold's house. it would entirely be a shame if he had to spend more time in it.

i mean, if you look at all current senators' voting records, feingold stands out as one of the few...
Forum: Politics 10:24 PM - 10/10/10
Replies: 4,387
Views: 176,427
Posted By asmolitor
http://elections.nytimes.com/2010/forecasts/senate/wisconsin (http://elections.nytimes.com/2010/forecasts/senate/wisconsin)
Forum: Politics 10:19 PM - 10/10/10
Replies: 4,387
Views: 176,427
Posted By asmolitor
i'd like to add ron johnson to that list as well. i watched their senate debate on friday, and feingold absolutely trounced him. i just don't get it.
Forum: Politics 10:16 PM - 10/10/10
Replies: 4,387
Views: 176,427
Posted By asmolitor
i always called wrppdarndyrfngr "dandy" in my mind. where'd he go? seems like we lost a lot of good people this year.

i'll always remember you, timberwolf.


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