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Anonymous6062 Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 1:29 AM
Do either Barack Obama or his followers have any idea how many countries during the 20th century set out to "spread the wealth" -- and ended up spreading poverty instead? At some point, you have to turn from rhetoric, theories and ideologies to facts. NO... HOW MANY? Name them! One, two, or five is not evidence in as much that five people found to committed crimes in Cleveland would lead somebody to believe Cleveland is full of criminals
Spikeygrrl Wrote: Oct 18, 2012 11:23 PM
Actually, Cleveland IS kinda full of criminals.

-- Spikeygrrl, former Cleveland resident
S. Davis Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 7:45 PM
Anon - how about all of Europe. That enough for you?
Illbay Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 12:07 PM
It would...if the population of Cleveland was FIVE.

Read what he's saying this way: "NO country has ever been socialist and prosperous. Sooner or later, the socialism sucks everything down the tube."
glenbo02 Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 2:20 AM
That's some sound analytical reasoning skill you got there. Where'd you get it, 3rd grade debate class?
PhillupSpace2 Wrote: Oct 16, 2012 2:50 AM
Third grade analytical skills and fifth grade arithmetic seem to be stretching the Obama administration at the seams! Try, we tried deficit spending and we only ran out of money again. Then there is "there are less people employed today than when Bush left office but unemployment is only 7.8%. under ObaMA. Then there is "we are living on borrowed money and what we need is a low interest loan to get on our feet. How "bout, we cut it off three times and it is still too short? Thats practicing socialism whild watching european socialism fail before our very eyes!
Random thoughts on the passing scene:

Not since the days of slavery have there been so many people who feel entitled to what other people have produced as there are in the modern welfare state, whether in Western Europe or on this side of the Atlantic.

Economist Edward Lazear has cut through all of Barack Obama's claims about "creating jobs" with one plain and inescapable fact -- "there hasn't been one day during the entire Obama presidency when as many Americans were working as on the day President Bush left office." Whatever number of jobs were created during the Obama administration, more have...