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Old 11-01-2010, 03:34 PM
 
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Does anyone remember when Orange County went through bankruptcy?
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Old 11-01-2010, 03:36 PM
Status: "Adjusting to life as a new and reluctant widower." (set 6 days ago)
 
Location: SW MO
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I generally dislike the Huffington Post, but this piece offers up some very interesting things to think about.

Not the rank and file of the GOP-but the 'inner sanctum' of the state GOP, as the article calls them.

Richard H. Smith: A Republican "Plot" to Bankrupt California?
Too freaking funny! But not as funny as people actually believing it. How did that "vast, right wing conspiracy" thing work for ya last time?
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Old 11-01-2010, 03:38 PM
 
Location: San Diego, California Republic
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Does anyone remember when Orange County went through bankruptcy?
I do
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Old 11-01-2010, 04:08 PM
 
Location: GLAMA
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Coming up on 40 years of a Democrat-controlled State Legislature. No help from the Repubs is needed, tank you veddy mush.
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Old 11-01-2010, 04:12 PM
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Location: SW MO
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Coming up on 40 years of a Democrat-controlled State Legislature. No help from the Repubs is needed, tank you veddy mush.
Quite agreed. They've done a commendable job of tanking the state all on their own!
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Old 11-01-2010, 04:24 PM
 
Location: Northern California
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I get it now, it's those eevil republicans plotting and scheming in their basements to make California default on its bond obligations. Not the mostly democrat ( and the limp wristed undecided governor for the past 6 years) legislature incompetence. I wonder how I couldn't see it before. It's all so obvious now... NOT!
Now that I have put on my tin foil hat, I get it now. It's those evil Republicans (along with Haliburton, Chaney, the Bilderbergers, etc.) that are conniving and scheming to bring California to its knees.

I suppose having the Dems running the state legislature for the last 40 years has nothing to do with it.
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Old 11-01-2010, 04:25 PM
 
Location: GLAMA
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Quite agreed. They've done a commendable job of tanking the state all on their own!
Naturally, that fact is conveniently ignored by the Dem rah-rah section.
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Old 11-01-2010, 04:36 PM
 
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Nothing like the "truth" from a Political Democratic Hack like Dick Smith.
More drivel from the left.
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Old 11-01-2010, 04:39 PM
 
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Now that I have put on my tin foil hat, I get it now. It's those evil Republicans (along with Haliburton, Chaney, the Bilderbergers, etc.) that are conniving and scheming to bring California to its knees.

I suppose having the Dems running the state legislature for the last 40 years has nothing to do with it.
All part of the masterfully executed conspiracy.
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Old 11-01-2010, 05:13 PM
 
Location: The High Seas
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Nothing like the "truth" from a Political Democratic Hack like Dick Smith.
More drivel from the left.
I'm proud to say that I, for one, won't swallow anything issued by Dick.
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