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Running The Country "Like A Business"??

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On 3/22/2018 at 3:10 PM, splunch said:

Here's the thing...Americans SHOULD pay more at the register.  Americans should NOT be importing tons of cheap plastic crap from China every day and making WalMart rich while we fill our landfills with plastic poison, mountains of useless cheap plastic sh!t nobody even needs.  Just fvcking peel your hard-boiled eggs, for fvcksake!  You don't need a piece of $3.99 garbage that doesn't work to do it for you badly for a week and then end up in the ground.

 

But have tariffs ever worked?  That's a serious question.  Don't they always just turn into a trade war?

 

how exactly should Americans pay more when they are not earning more? that is the reason why most of them shops at Walmart, I personally haven't set foot in Walmart in 2 decades, Won't shop there under any circumstance.

 

Tariffs back then was a necessity for government to collect revenue , tariffs are never a good idea because tariffs distort the economy and one of the result of tariffs a reduction in productivity

 

Tariffs impose costs on the country setting them and what happens after? the foreign company  responds with retaliatory tariffs  of their own, adn in the end it ends up hurting exporters, while the country with the tariffs protects their citizens jobs in the short run , in the long run companies end up leaving and locating in jurisdiction with cheaper labour forces.

 

 

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On 6/14/2016 at 4:27 AM, XavierOnassis said:

Businesses are run to make a profit. Governments are run to provide services for the citizens.

A computerized community could be run as either of these. It could be incorruptible, it depends on the programmers.

Life's programmer made life corrubpible. In fact, we live on corruption.. No manure, no farm. No rot, no taste. The difference between a nice camembert or stilton, and some crap fit only to grill between bread slices, is corruption. 

 

The earth is a spinning ball of 90% feces, and everything on it follows the 90% rule. 90% of coffee houses, restaurants and relationships are pure shiit. 90% of EVERYTHING is shiit.

 

The key is to look for the good stuff, smell the roses, and die owing someone you don't like money. 

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On 6/14/2016 at 7:12 AM, Golfboy said:

Anyone who looks at the annual budget and sees the waste, and our $20 Trillion deficit, then hears democrats screaming like banshees if anyone DARES suggest federal spending be cut. Can you imagine anyone saying this country doesn't have a spending problem?

In a new report, the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office warns that, unless action is taken, red ink will skyrocket over the next 25 years.

All those spending cuts republicans mke when they control both houses of congress and the white house - that'll save us. 

 

Everyone knows republicans are fiscal hawks - If ya don't believe me, ask the shrub. He only DOUBLED the debt. Reagan trippled it. 

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reality, the business of training the next generation to repeat what the last 300 did so those educating can feel like gods while just another set of deniers.

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24 minutes ago, sole result said:

reality, the business of training the next generation to repeat what the last 300 did so those educating can feel like gods while just another set of deniers.

 

Maybe you just need a translator.

reality=hypocrisy

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7 minutes ago, Phoenix68 said:

 

Maybe you just need a translator.

reality=hypocrisy

Not you. You leave out the how and why people got away with it for 6,000 years cause maybe most likely you are part of the people getting away with it now.

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1 minute ago, sole result said:

Not you. You leave out the how and why people got away with it for 6,000 years.

 

You do the math:

hypocrisy + laziness = ?

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On 5/23/2017 at 8:44 AM, leftjohn said:

What kind of "businessman" sees trillions in debt and thinks he needs to cut revenue?

 

The kind that files for bankruptcy 6 times.

And how can you lose $$ running a casino? hahahahaha I wonder how much $ he skimmed off!

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53 minutes ago, Phoenix68 said:

 

You do the math:

hypocrisy + laziness = ?

I have done the natural math and realities' mathematics doesn't come close. About as accurate as brain to consciousness goes 10% to maybe 15% matching actual results where 85% to 90% is absolute fiction.

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