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Old 04-08-2010, 07:49 AM
 
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First we have one of the head teabaggers who receives social security disability payments, and now we have a white guy living in section 8 housing threatening to kill Pelosi because she voted for healthcare. What's up with that?

A tall, hulking man who kept to himself, Giusti was not well known - or well liked - at the federally subsidized Marlton Manor where he has lived for more than a decade, said neighbor Rose Riggs.

Read more: S.F. man charged with threatening Pelosi

 
Old 04-08-2010, 08:06 AM
 
Location: New Mexico
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Thumbs down Hate what a I tell you to hate, NOT what I RECEIVE from your taxes...

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First we have one of the head teabaggers who receives social security disability payments, and now we have a white guy living in section 8 housing threatening to kill Pelosi because she voted for healthcare. What's up with that?

A tall, hulking man who kept to himself, Giusti was not well known - or well liked - at the federally subsidized Marlton Manor where he has lived for more than a decade, said neighbor Rose Riggs.

Read more: S.F. man charged with threatening Pelosi

Are you referring to people like tea party poster girl Michelle Bachmann R-MN? People like her are all in favor of subsidies that pay them big bucks. But a subsidy to anyone else is hateful socialism and has to be stamped out.

"Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) so fond of accusing the Obama administration of foisting socialism on an unwilling America has apparently been the recipient of about a quarter of million bucks in government handouts."

Anti-socialist Bachmann got $250K in federal farm subsidies - Glenn Thrush - POLITICO.com
 
Old 04-08-2010, 08:09 AM
 
Location: New Kensington (Parnassus) ,Pa
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Since when is anyone entitled to anything?
 
Old 04-08-2010, 08:13 AM
 
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First of all, it would require an understanding of the Social Security Trust Fund vs. government subsidies. Once the leftist dimwits wrap their brains around these two very different concepts, then maybe they'll understand the fallacy of comparing SS to other entitlement programs that don't require a person to pay into.
 
Old 04-08-2010, 08:46 AM
 
Location: The ends DO NOT justify the means!!!
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The taxes that are passed on to the final consumer. Indirect, but real.
 
Old 04-08-2010, 08:47 AM
 
Location: North America
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Which raises another interesting question. If 50% of Americans pay no income taxes, and I seriously doubt that most teabaggers are in those income brackets that do... then what taxes exactly are they protesting?

They don't exactly know.
 
Old 04-08-2010, 08:47 AM
 
Location: Washington state
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Which raises another interesting question. If 50% of Americans pay no income taxes, and I seriously doubt that most teabaggers are in those income brackets that do... then what taxes exactly are they protesting?

Whatever taxes Limbaugh and Beck tell them to protest..

The 'baggers are such tools...
 
Old 04-08-2010, 08:51 AM
 
Location: Say-Town! Texas
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Whatever taxes Limbaugh and Beck tell them to protest..

The 'baggers are such tools...
hmmmm, your political party has taught you well liberals...

smear the reputations and call names to the people you disagree with.

anything you say is now nullified by the fact that you are acting like a 5 year old.
 
Old 04-08-2010, 08:52 AM
 
Location: Unperson Everyman Land
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Then why did you include your perversions in your post?

Oh, SNAP!
 
Old 04-08-2010, 08:54 AM
 
Location: Washington state
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hmmmm, your political party has taught you well liberals...

smear the reputations and call names to the people you disagree with.

anything you say is now nullified by the fact that you are acting like a 5 year old.

Oh, you must mean like the post directly above yours..
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