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Old 02-12-2009, 08:07 PM
 
Location: Black hawk SD
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What are you going to do with your $13 dollar stimulus?
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Old 02-12-2009, 08:12 PM
 
Location: Des Moines
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Buy two and a half 5 dollar footlongs.

Was the $500 working person's stimulus check still included in what was passed?
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Old 02-12-2009, 08:23 PM
 
Location: Des Moines
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Just heard the answer to my question, and the answer is NO, there's no $500 stimulus checks on the way. Just $13 extra per paycheck "for 95% of working Americans" or about $400 per year.
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Old 02-12-2009, 08:27 PM
 
Location: Marion, IA
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Express mail some ripe dog ***** to the whitehouse.

And if there's any left over to Terrace Hill.
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Old 02-12-2009, 08:34 PM
 
Location: this side of knoxville tn...
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Angry lol

by $13 dollars worth of stamps and mail a "your welcome for my tax dollars" to all the CEO's that took my money, twice so they could not lend me any yet go on spa resorts, by planes, drive huge suv's and oh yes.....give each other a big ol' raise/bonus....now...aint that sweet??? so i figure id send them a "your welcome"....roflmao....(not really...more like steamed)
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Old 02-12-2009, 08:40 PM
 
Location: Marion, IA
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by $13 dollars worth of stamps and mail a "your welcome for my tax dollars" to all the CEO's that took my money, twice so they could not lend me any yet go on spa resorts, by planes, drive huge suv's and oh yes.....give each other a big ol' raise/bonus....now...aint that sweet??? so i figure id send them a "your welcome"....roflmao....(not really...more like steamed)
Well, don't forget the CEO's didn't take your money. The boneheads on capitol hill took it from you.
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Old 02-12-2009, 08:45 PM
 
Location: galaxy far far away
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by $13 dollars worth of stamps and mail a "your welcome for my tax dollars" to all the CEO's that took my money, twice so they could not lend me any yet go on spa resorts, by planes, drive huge suv's and oh yes.....give each other a big ol' raise/bonus....now...aint that sweet??? so i figure id send them a "your welcome"....roflmao....(not really...more like steamed)
what we need on wall street are REAL stocks.
like the ones in the old days!
((())) ((()))
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Old 02-15-2009, 07:44 PM
 
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Hey, I'll take my 13 dollars a week for several years rather than a one-time "stimulus" check of 500 bucks.

At any rate, you must be pleased, that Iowa essentially gave Obama the nomination. If Obama lost Iowa and then New Hampshire, he would've been done. Proud? I am.
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Old 02-16-2009, 02:07 PM
 
Location: Iowa
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I don't think the CEO's need a stimulus, they got theirs while GW was in office. Somewhere down the road were going to have to pay higher taxes to cover all this spending, hope Obama knows what he's doing. Is the bill geared for for long term improvements that will do us the most good, such as infrastructure, alternative energy, border security and help for small business ? Can we save some money by getting out of Iraq and not get into another mess in Pakistan ? McCain fought against passage of this bill, was he right, or just trying to get more tax cuts for the rich ?

Oh, and I'm spending mine on blank DVD+RW discs, you can never have too many of those around.
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Old 02-16-2009, 04:21 PM
 
Location: Rockford MN
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Just heard the answer to my question, and the answer is NO, there's no $500 stimulus checks on the way. Just $13 extra per paycheck "for 95% of working Americans" or about $400 per year.
I still miss how $13 x 52 = 400. Is this the math politicians always use?
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