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Posts Made By: Russ Carroll

January 30, 2012 04:18 PM Forum: Politics

Well, Democrats Know How to

Posted By Russ Carroll

..make money vanish:

http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-505123_162-57368218/burned-mf-global-customers-may-be-out-of-luck/

Good job, Senator Corzine.

January 31, 2012 07:43 AM Forum: Politics

More Grist

Posted By Russ Carroll

or "Just One More Reason California is Kaput":

http://www.nctimes.com/ap/national/state-clamor-grows-to-rein-in-california-pension-benefits/article_91ee01d4-3d12-580e-a339-c4fdc6c83693.html

and we can't find a single dollar to cut in our $100B+ budget. No, vote for new taxes or we'll have to turn all electrical service off to everyone in CA, especially ER's and air traffic control towers.

February 10, 2012 09:18 AM Forum: Politics

Yet Another Slam Against Romney

Posted By Russ Carroll

http://www.latimes.com/business/money/la-fi-mo-bad-cars-pacer--20120209,0,2566212.story

February 17, 2012 09:53 AM Forum: Politics

A Victory for Blacklisters

Posted By Russ Carroll

http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/showtracker/2012/02/pat-buchanan-dropped-by-msnbc.html

Here's his full blog post:

http://buchanan.org/blog/the-new-blacklist-5007

I have some significant differences with the man, but he is an educated, intelligent, articulate, and important conservative voice that I personally want to see continue on.

MSDNC can now go on without ANY voice from the right now....

February 20, 2012 10:28 AM Forum: Global Warming - REAL or NOT

This 'ill teach 'em

Posted By Russ Carroll

http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/world/la-fg-canada-pipeline-20120220,0,7840276.story

Veto the Keystone Pipeline and teach these Canadians a lesson. The lesson, of course, is that China will gladly take their oil if we don't.

February 20, 2012 06:02 PM Forum: Politics

February 22, 2012 09:52 AM Forum: Off Topic Discussions

Senior Citizen Texting Codes

Posted By Russ Carroll






(from George Takei's wall)

February 28, 2012 09:33 AM Forum: Politics

(CA Dems) We have a GREAT idea!

Posted By Russ Carroll

Instead of fixing the public pension system that is crushing the state, lets torpedo the private sector!!!!!

http://www.sacbee.com/2012/02/24/4287094/california-democrats-push-pension.html


What the hell is wrong with these people??? Is the voting public that dumb, or do we deserve the destruction this will bring???

February 28, 2012 11:28 AM Forum: Off Topic Discussions

This one's for Steve

Posted By Russ Carroll

http://www.tuaw.com/2012/02/28/apples-ipad-event-announcement-cuts-into-schmidts-mwc-android/

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March 3, 2012 07:39 AM Forum: Politics

Public "Servants" in CA

Posted By Russ Carroll

http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-county-pensions-20120303,0,6677861.story

This stuff just never stops here in the heart of Obama-land.

"In Ventura County, where the pension system is underfunded by $761 million, 84% of the retirees receiving more than $100,000 a year are receiving more than they did on the job. "