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    Re: LA Times: Obama stimulus spending: $246,436 per new job

    Quote Originally Posted by misterman View Post
    Not in a recession, because they won't spend it. They'll hold onto it because they are scared of losing their jobs. And more important, as the critics like to point out, this is borrowed money the government is spending. Consumers don't have all that cash and can't or won't go borrowing it.
    Loaned money doesn't come from thin air. In the end, there has to be a physical backing for loans.

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    Re: LA Times: Obama stimulus spending: $246,436 per new job

    Quote Originally Posted by phattonez View Post
    Loaned money doesn't come from thin air. In the end, there has to be a physical backing for loans.
    Not sure what you mean.

    Once the economy is better, you'll have tax revenue to pay it back.

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    Re: LA Times: Obama stimulus spending: $246,436 per new job

    Quote Originally Posted by misterman View Post
    Not sure what you mean.

    Once the economy is better, you'll have tax revenue to pay it back.
    I spewed beer all over my monitor when I read that!...

    Incredible!!!
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    Re: LA Times: Obama stimulus spending: $246,436 per new job

    Quote Originally Posted by niftydrifty View Post
    It's about time you stopped reading that whacky rag. Not all of the money has been received yet.
    Hardly any of it really.

    Why was it so imperative to ramrod it through so carelessly?
    Thank you

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    Re: LA Times: Obama stimulus spending: $246,436 per new job

    Quote Originally Posted by apdst View Post
    I spewed beer all over my monitor when I read that!...

    Incredible!!!
    They just have no clue whatsoever do they?
    Thank you

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    Re: LA Times: Obama stimulus spending: $246,436 per new job

    Quote Originally Posted by apdst View Post
    I spewed beer all over my monitor when I read that!...

    Incredible!!!
    I'm sure there's alot of things you are stunned to learn.

    It's basic Keynesian theory. You don't have to agree with it, but it's hardly something new.

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    Re: LA Times: Obama stimulus spending: $246,436 per new job

    Quote Originally Posted by akyron View Post
    They just have no clue whatsoever do they?
    Yeah, I'm the one with no clue. Right.

    You guys have an actual argument?

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    Re: LA Times: Obama stimulus spending: $246,436 per new job

    Quote Originally Posted by misterman View Post
    Yeah, I'm the one with no clue. Right.

    You guys have an actual argument?
    Think what you must to get to sleep at night Misterman, but from where I'm sitting the irony is HILARIOUS. And sadly, the joke is on you.

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    Re: LA Times: Obama stimulus spending: $246,436 per new job

    Quote Originally Posted by EpicDude86 View Post
    Think what you must to get to sleep at night Misterman, but from where I'm sitting the irony is HILARIOUS. And sadly, the joke is on you.
    Yeah, so, anyone got an actual substantive argument? Or are you all just those argument from ignorance types?

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    Re: LA Times: Obama stimulus spending: $246,436 per new job

    Quote Originally Posted by misterman View Post
    Yeah, so, anyone got an actual substantive argument? Or are you all just those argument from ignorance types?
    As you said: You're always right, so there's no point in debating with you is there?



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