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Old 11-06-2016, 08:26 PM
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I dont see anyone in this country planning in advance. I agree that they should hwve been broken up along with Ford and Chrysler, many of the banks... Etc. That was not done so.not bailing GM out was not an option in my opinion.

While we are saying what we wish would be done... Can I have a miniature poney?
Why did you lump Ford in with that group? Could it be that if they did not beg for help from DC they are not doing things correctly.
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Old 11-06-2016, 09:15 PM
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Why did you lump Ford in with that group? Could it be that if they did not beg for help from DC they are not doing things correctly.
Bot was talking about not allowing companies getting so big that tbey could threaten the economy. Ford is such a company.

And I hate to be the bearer of bad new but you might want to check in Fords financial history. I think you might be disappointed.
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Old 11-07-2016, 06:41 AM
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I forgot the Hyphen or arthritic hands did not type it; it should have been 8-9 foot Tree.
Lol then i agree he definitely got ripped off, but then again who calls a tree company to cut down a 9 foot tree? They probably charged him that much for wasting their time.
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Old 11-07-2016, 06:57 AM
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Any threat to the United States should be of concern to the gove. If a company becomes so large or otherwise important that it's loss would threaten then the government should dismantle it. That's why we have monopoly laws.

The most recent time a monopoly was broken up that I remember was ATT. I think a few have been threatened since.

The gov should be using that power against financial institutions. If a bank is so large that failure is a threat, kill the threat.
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Old 11-21-2016, 12:52 PM
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78% chance that is another hoax perpetrated by a Clinton/Obama supporter than it is any Trump supporter had anything to do with it.

Just based on the correct spelling and capitalization the perp might not be an Ebonics speaker though.
"Two Williams College students are now facing disciplinary action after hoaxing vandalism which appeared to be Ku Klux Klan (KKK) inspired days after the 2016 Election."

Two students admit to vandalizing Griffin Hall on Saturday


"A black, female Bowling Green State University student allegedly fabricated a hate crime story about white, male President-Elect Donald Trump supporters attacking her on campus and is now being charged for faking a police report."

http://www.13abc.com/content/news/BG-police-say-student-lied-about-politically-driven-attack-401814426.html
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Old 11-21-2016, 01:48 PM
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Why did you lump Ford in with that group? Could it be that if they did not beg for help from DC they are not doing things correctly.
They did not beg for help because they received a bank guarantee from the federal government. Would they not have received it they would be there with GM and Chrysler holding their hands up, Ford was in a worse shape then GM and Chrysler at the time . They received a 5.9 billion loan for an insane low interest rate. They are only paying of the interest, the billions of dollars are up to us.
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