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  1. B

    Pew Poll: 69% of Tea Partiers think DEFAULT won't hurt us.

    I called them "fucking idiots" on another thread, and I meant it: http://www.people-press.org/files/legacy-pdf/10-15-13%20Debt%20Ceiling%20Political%20Release.pdf 69% of Tea Partythuglicans think that we can default and somehow, it won't hurt. That is a margin of +46% among Tea Drinkers -...
  2. C

    America's Default - Tme To Take Your Medicine

    All you establishment Democrats and Republicans. You are addicts. You are addicted to spending other people's money. You supported people that ran up $17 TRILLION in debt and you want to make that number EVEN BIGGER! We, the adults of this nation, have decided it's gone too far. We are...
  3. B

    2 days to default - simple STRATEGEMA

    So, Harry Reid and Mitch McConnell are trying to hammer out a (non-deal) deal that just kicks the whole fucking thing 1 quarter down the road. How unbelievably stupid of all parties involved in the negotiations. What, you think that, in three months, Republicans are going to try any less to kill...
  4. bajisima

    Deal to avoid default "optimistic"

    President Obama abruptly canceled a meeting this afternoon between congressional leaders to allow them to finish "important progress." It seems apparent a deal is on the table. "The emerging framework, according to Senate sources, would encompass a short-term spending bill and a longer-term...
  5. Cicero

    Congress Must Stop Using Default as a Weapon

    Congress Must Stop Using Default as a Weapon By Norm Ornstein October 9, 2013 How do we get out of this mess? We know it won’t be easy, and we know that there is a tangible chance that we will default. As a top House Republican staffer told National Review’s Robert Costa the other day...
  6. J

    If we default, all that foreign outsourcing is about to come to an end.

    And it all happens without those evil trade barriers or tariffs. It's going to end, and we're going to become the world's largest exporter because goods sold from here will be so incredibly cheap in everyone else's markets. And services? Oh, man. Every call center in Brazil, Mexico, South...
  7. Cicero

    Default: I do not think that word means what the right thinks it does

    Speculation: The government breaches the debt ceiling and cannot pay all of its just and legal debts. Is it now in default? Some, on the right, seem to think that the answer is "no." This position appears to be based in the presumption that bond holders will be paid first...but, such...
  8. michaelr

    David Stockman: U.S. Won't Default Unless Obama Orders It .

    David Stockman: U.S. Won't Default Unless Obama Orders It . http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ceMz6t9eOXk Now for those who can't or flat out wont watch the video, let me splain. I told you people this was theatrics. The truth is the government CAN NOT DEFAULT UNLESS OBAMA ORDERS A DEFAULT...
  9. S

    Soylent: Default Nutrition

    So, this startup company has been producing this dry powder formula that can mixed with water called Soylent. No, it's not made from humans, but it is a formulated mixture of vitamins, nutrients, and calories necessary for the body to function properly. Their mission was to create some sort of...
  10. michaelr

    Cyprus officials warns of imminent default amid crisis

    This is what I harp about people. The bans stole the money for the banks. The fucking government still owes. That's coming to an end. http://presstv.com/detail/2013/04/08/297246/cyprus-officials-warn-of-imminent-default/
  11. michaelr

    Geithner to Congressional leaders: US could default by mid-February

    Geithner to Congressional leaders: US could default by mid-February I said the government went broke on 12-31-2012 on this board. I was called a nut, a conspiracy theorist, a liar, and was told that I could substantiate that with a link. I said the government will be in default if they can't...
  12. michaelr

    Ohio GOP Senate hopeful shorting U.S. Treasury bonds and betting on default

    Ohio GOP Senate hopeful shorting U.S. Treasury bonds and betting on default This guy should know that being the smart guy in the room is politically incorrect. He is right, and everyone should bet on and brace for a default.
  13. michaelr

    Is the UK About to Engage in a Stealth Default?

    Is the UK About to Engage in a Stealth Default? Global QE creates global inflation. The entire zone is set to collapse at once, nations that are hurting are being propped but only for a real short time. This....all of it, theirs ours you name it....is not a market event.
  14. Inkslinger

    Obama by default

    Obama by default I agree with everything here, but I think what Mr. Scheer fails to recognize, is that Obama is just a puppet to plutocracy as well.... Discuss.
  15. michaelr

    the impending undeclared default of 5 major US banks this week-BREAKING

    Breaking News Ellis Martin Report with Jim Sinclair - the impending undeclared default of 5 major US banks this week http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9802NwSSS6U&feature=player_embedded#! Today or sometime within a week the 5 banks that own the CDS's are MOST likely to collapse. Listen to...
  16. michaelr

    Europe's ticking time bomb: Credit default swaps

    Europe's ticking time bomb: Credit default swaps A little double speak never really hurts....hahaha $200 billion my ass. Good grief....A hot emerging market hey? NOT. This is a plea, invest in these bond, these failed bonds or your banks go up in smoke. Well it is too late for that shit...
  17. michaelr

    We Won't Default If Debt Deadline Missed

    GASPARINO: The White House Is Privately Telling Bankers That We Won't Default If Debt Deadline Missed Like I said, it is a dog an pony show to distract from the economy. Gee really, is that cause they have the years budget?? Say it isn't so, of course I have been saying this foe weeks, but...
  18. B

    The GOP and the DEBT LIMIT DEBATE - aka DEFAULT

    This cartoon says it all (Coyote = GOP, Road Runner = Obama Red Truck = impending Default) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_d8ROhH3_vs Yepp, this pretty much expains it all. T-minus 11...
  19. Babba

    What You Get If We Default

    Is this what righties want? Srsly? WTF? Four Programs | Mother Jones
  20. michaelr

    Fed Preparing For US Default Says Plosser

    Fed Preparing For US Default Says Plosser Somewhere on the board I laid out the possibility that this government want to default, and i am sticking to that. Of course it will cancel any chance Obama has for reelection, but I do not think he is worried about that, the magic is gone.