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    Re: Obama to business owners: "You didn't build that."

    Quote Originally Posted by haymarket View Post
    Could you please tell us who named you to speak for 311 million Americans?

    I think its terrific to express YOUR OWN opinion about taxes and the government. But please do not pretend to speak for the American people because you do not.
    He's trying to keep it at your level.
    "He who does not think himself worth saving from poverty and ignorance by his own efforts, will hardly be thought worth the efforts of anybody else." -- Frederick Douglass, Self-Made Men (1872)
    "Fly-over" country voted, and The Donald is now POTUS.

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    Re: Obama to business owners: "You didn't build that."

    Quote Originally Posted by Thunder View Post
    cops, teachers, firemen, bus-drivers....are the private sector?

    No, but they're paid by the private sector. And, they don't build roads and bridges, neither.

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    Re: Obama to business owners: "You didn't build that."

    Quote Originally Posted by apdst View Post
    Those people didn't build those roads and bridges. They sat around on their asses....
    Engineers, Project Managers, and Surveyors.....sit around on their asses?

    wow, you really have no clue what you're talking about.

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    Re: Obama to business owners: "You didn't build that."

    Quote Originally Posted by apdst View Post
    No, but they're paid by the private sector.....
    no, they are not.

    they are paid by the tax-dollars of all people, and through bond sales.

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    Re: Obama to business owners: "You didn't build that."

    Quote Originally Posted by Thunder View Post
    cops, teachers, firemen, bus-drivers....are the private sector?

    None of those people build anything.
    "He who does not think himself worth saving from poverty and ignorance by his own efforts, will hardly be thought worth the efforts of anybody else." -- Frederick Douglass, Self-Made Men (1872)
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    Re: Obama to business owners: "You didn't build that."

    Quote Originally Posted by Thunder View Post
    no, they are not.

    they are paid by the tax-dollars of all people, and through bond sales.
    Drop the debate, you getting pummeled to death here.
    "He who does not think himself worth saving from poverty and ignorance by his own efforts, will hardly be thought worth the efforts of anybody else." -- Frederick Douglass, Self-Made Men (1872)
    "Fly-over" country voted, and The Donald is now POTUS.

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    Re: Obama to business owners: "You didn't build that."

    Quote Originally Posted by apdst View Post
    No, but they're paid by the private sector. And, they don't build roads and bridges, neither.
    We all pay for it... even government employees pay taxes. LOL

    Quote Originally Posted by American View Post
    Drop the debate, you getting pummeled to death here.
    Did you just make the claim that apdst beat someone in a debate... let alone "pummeled"?
    Ted Cruz is the dumbest person alive.

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    Re: Obama to business owners: "You didn't build that."

    Quote Originally Posted by Thunder View Post
    Engineers, Project Managers, and Surveyors.....sit around on their asses?

    wow, you really have no clue what you're talking about.
    Yeah, they do. They sure as hell aren't out their pullin' mud, or wrecking forms.

    You've never worked construction. Have you?

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    Re: Obama to business owners: "You didn't build that."

    Quote Originally Posted by whysoserious View Post
    We all pay for it... even government employees pay taxes. LOL
    You're trying to change the conversation....are you losing or something?
    "He who does not think himself worth saving from poverty and ignorance by his own efforts, will hardly be thought worth the efforts of anybody else." -- Frederick Douglass, Self-Made Men (1872)
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    Re: Obama to business owners: "You didn't build that."

    Quote Originally Posted by American View Post
    None of those people build anything.
    they pay taxes.

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