Democratic Underground - Egalitarian Thug's Journal Egalitarian Thug's Journal Thu, 07 Dec 2023 12:54:22 Thu, 07 Dec 2023 12:54:22 Happy Birthday John Steinbeck! Fri, 28 Feb 2014 01:53:42 The American Civil War never ended. Sun, 23 Feb 2014 02:31:28 Here it is from 2012. Just try to find some definitive statements... Thu, 20 Feb 2014 16:11:26 You've got it backward, they attracted the top 20% market by meeting the demand Sun, 26 Jan 2014 10:44:41 Nobody on this thread has brought up what seems to me to be the problem. Tue, 07 Jan 2014 18:31:50 I'm not sure forcing nations into insurmountable debt so the money can go to American corporations Wed, 01 Jan 2014 23:45:06 Factor in that the majority of that net worth is in home valuations Fri, 27 Dec 2013 06:31:12 No and yes and why the government should not be involved in religious rites at all. Mon, 23 Dec 2013 20:32:30 Yes, but you are in the one business that we've considered and rejected time and time again, Thu, 19 Dec 2013 00:37:46 K&R As usual, Douglas Adams was right. Mon, 16 Dec 2013 22:11:16 Poverty is the price of opulence. n/t Wed, 11 Dec 2013 09:24:32 They had the benefits given them because of things their parents did, they took these Tue, 03 Dec 2013 19:08:48 You've perfectly described the desired perception of the game. Sun, 01 Dec 2013 17:04:04 Both better and worse of course, but from a historical perspective the last half Thu, 21 Nov 2013 18:43:48 Superficially, no it wasn't. but there is a fundamental yes underlying that time. Thu, 10 Oct 2013 02:28:53 Long before they funded the teahaddists, they were also among the who's who of Wed, 21 Aug 2013 22:32:33 Neo-feudalism. Mon, 19 Aug 2013 19:28:59 Exactly. There is no other occupation I can think of where the rewards are so large, the risks Sun, 18 Aug 2013 23:54:01 We have to start looking up again. Mon, 15 Jul 2013 18:02:40 Because I was (un?)fortunate enough to be born early enough to see Sun, 14 Jul 2013 02:45:53 One would think that someone that was an upper-middle-class housewife in 1978 and, Fri, 14 Jun 2013 06:45:02 "Bin Laden won." He/they certainly did, and now we have the reaction one would expect of a child Tue, 11 Jun 2013 13:30:46 The irony of this piece being written by a twit that is the beneficiary of the betrayal Thu, 06 Jun 2013 20:11:41 You're right, it doesn't eliminate capitalism (if only it were that simple), but we do it because Tue, 04 Jun 2013 04:08:50 No rage here, just accurate observation. I'm white, well educated, personable, not entirely dim, Sun, 02 Jun 2013 19:33:33