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by Fermion
November 9th, 2012, 8:53 pm
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Hurricane Irene - Cat 2 Storm - East Coast US

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperThis is exactly what you posted FermidroneQuoteOriginally posted by: FermionQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperwhat was I thinking, relying on what romney said to know what his position wasWhich Romney was that? The one before the storm who wanted to shut FEMA dow...
by Fermion
November 9th, 2012, 7:42 pm
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Hurricane Irene - Cat 2 Storm - East Coast US

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperOne last time, Fermidrone:the question asked of Romney by John King wasQuoteKING: What else, Governor Romney? You've been a chief executive of a state. I was just in Joplin, Missouri. I've been in Mississippi and Louisiana and Tennessee and other communities deal...
by Fermion
November 9th, 2012, 3:47 pm
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Hurricane Irene - Cat 2 Storm - East Coast US

QuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperfess up, fermion, your side's been caught lying.Fess up pooper, you're talking out of your ass again.
by Fermion
November 8th, 2012, 11:54 pm
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Topic: Suck it
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Suck it

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: zerdnaQuoteWhen the Keynesian FDR took over. (You want to bash Obama for being a failed Keynesian when in fact the failure was due first to the Republican filibuster in the senate and second to the Republican take-over of the House.)Nevertheless the recession was so dee...
by Fermion
November 8th, 2012, 10:33 pm
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Topic: Suck it
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Suck it

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: farmerQuoteOriginally posted by: FermionWhen the Keynesian FDR took over...Nevertheless the recession was so deep that the 1936 recovery was short-lived and the depression effectively continued.Just to point to obvious sense, you are saying 1) recession wasn't that deep...
by Fermion
November 8th, 2012, 10:01 pm
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Topic: Suck it
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Suck it

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: zerdnaQuoteQuoteSeverity of recession does not mean a slower recovery rate. It meant historically faster rate of recovery. Which is directly contradicted by farmer's graph which shows no correlation between depth of recession and rate of recovery -- even ignoring 2008.H...
by Fermion
November 8th, 2012, 9:00 pm
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Topic: Suck it
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<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: zerdnaBAs far as his business goes, Bain is in the top most successful and large PE firms. You don't get there starting from nothing by just fooling people -- you have to compete with other professionals, and do things better, offer better product than them.If the "prod...
by Fermion
November 8th, 2012, 8:38 pm
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Topic: Suck it
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<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: zerdnaOrdinary people are able to read are expected to inquire about facts before making a statement.Yes, and without cherry-picking from within the bubble.QuoteSeverity of recession does not mean a slower recovery rate. It meant historically faster rate of recovery. Wh...
by Fermion
November 8th, 2012, 7:53 pm
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Topic: Hurricane Irene - Cat 2 Storm - East Coast US
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Hurricane Irene - Cat 2 Storm - East Coast US

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: FermionQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: FermionQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperwhat was I thinking, relying on what romney said to know what his position wasWhich Romney was that? The one before the storm w...
by Fermion
November 8th, 2012, 7:11 pm
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Topic: Suck it
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<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: farmerAnyway it doesn't matter. Idiots vote for Obama and get subpar economics and high taxes and regulation. Turn down your heat and put on a sweater. Die of cancer. It is done. Over and over, around the world.The election at least is done. The Republicans tried to hol...
by Fermion
November 8th, 2012, 7:03 pm
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Topic: Suck it
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<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: farmerQuoteOriginally posted by: Anomanderisa quant is expected to know the difference between the severity of recessions, and refrain from comparing apples and oranges.Then again, what am I doingYou are comparing an apple and a turd, between the Bush economy after 9-11...
by Fermion
November 8th, 2012, 6:44 pm
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Topic: Suck it
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QuoteOriginally posted by: AnomanderisQuoteOriginally posted by: farmerAnd how bad were those previous recessions?You are arguing facts to bubble-dwellers. It's a lost cause, because they can't see facts in the bubble.
by Fermion
November 8th, 2012, 6:39 pm
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Topic: Hurricane Irene - Cat 2 Storm - East Coast US
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Hurricane Irene - Cat 2 Storm - East Coast US

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperand again, FEMA only came into being as an independent agency during the carter administration (by executive order, not act of congress), prior to which (under a different name) it was contained in larger government departments, and indeed it was merged into Home...
by Fermion
November 8th, 2012, 6:34 pm
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Topic: Hurricane Irene - Cat 2 Storm - East Coast US
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Hurricane Irene - Cat 2 Storm - East Coast US

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: FermionQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperwhat was I thinking, relying on what romney said to know what his position wasWhich Romney was that? The one before the storm who wanted to shut FEMA down:Quote?Absolutely,? he said when asked if...
by Fermion
November 8th, 2012, 6:24 pm
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Topic: Hurricane Irene - Cat 2 Storm - East Coast US
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Hurricane Irene - Cat 2 Storm - East Coast US

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperwhat was I thinking, relying on what romney said to know what his position wasWhich Romney was that? The one before the storm who wanted to shut FEMA down:Quote?Absolutely,? he said when asked if he?d support shutting the agency down and having the states handle ...
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