D’oh! (and you wonder why this is called ‘absurdbeats’)

24 10 2009

Arizona May Put State Prisons in Private Hands

Have these people not seen Robocop?

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For an Episcopal Parish, a Path to Catholicism

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As an old colleague once said of Jews who profess the belief that Jesus was the Messiah: ‘Do you know what we call Jews for Jesus? Christians.’

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Yankees Claimed a Park; Children Got Bus Rides

Are you telling me a kabillionaire organization got better treatment than Bronx kids?

As Chrissie Hynde once said, ‘I’m stunned and amazed.’

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Rich Germans demand higher taxes

Tho’ further down in the story one participant in the pro-tax demonstration, a Mr. Vollmer, found it “really strange that so few people came”.


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26 10 2009
geekhiker

Wasn’t there some billionaire here in the U.S. that said that he should be taxed more? I think he was drummed out of Washington pretty quickly. Dang, what as his name…?

27 10 2009
absurdbeats

I think Buffett has made that argument, and perhaps Gates & Soros—in any case, NOT politicians.

27 10 2009
absurdbeats

Oh, crap, of course some politicians make soak-the-rich arguments, but I take your larger point. . . .

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