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mikesilvia
09-11-2012, 04:06 AM
Former president Bill Clinton told the Democratic National Convention that Barack Obama has a plan to rescue the economy, and only the fact that the Republicans stood in his way has stopped him from getting the economy...

More... (http://www.townhall.com/columnists/ThomasSowell/2012/09/11/an_economic_plan)

AUTaxMan
09-11-2012, 10:26 AM
excellent article by sowell as always

Wickabee
09-11-2012, 01:16 PM
excellent article by sowell as always

Prove it.

cbuskstwar
09-11-2012, 01:28 PM
excellent article by sowell as always

+1

AUTaxMan
09-11-2012, 02:20 PM
Prove it.

that was my opinion. feel free to have a different one.

habsheaven
09-11-2012, 02:32 PM
The guy is comparing 1920 to 2010. Excellent is hardly a word I would use to describe the article. A better phrase would be "excellent spin" to get to where you want your point to go.

AUTaxMan
09-11-2012, 02:38 PM
The guy is comparing 1920 to 2010. Excellent is hardly a word I would use to describe the article. A better phrase would be "excellent spin" to get to where you want your point to go.

I understand your point, but what is different about today's economic climate that invalidates his argument?

habsheaven
09-11-2012, 02:43 PM
I understand your point, but what is different about today's economic climate that invalidates his argument?

I could write a 10,000 word response detailing the differences but I won't. Lets just leave it at "technology" and "world-wide economy". Those two factors alone, make his comparison complete garbage.

AUTaxMan
09-11-2012, 02:47 PM
I could write a 10,000 word response detailing the differences but I won't. Lets just leave it at "technology" and "world-wide economy". Those two factors alone, make his comparison complete garbage.

It is similarly incomparable to 1980?

habsheaven
09-11-2012, 03:00 PM
It is similarly incomparable to 1980?

That would be a 5,000 word response, that would include "technology" and "world-wide economy" too.

Wickabee
09-11-2012, 03:57 PM
that was my opinion. feel free to have a different one.

Sorry, looked like you were presenting your opinion as fact and expecting everyone to believe it...my bad...