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    Okay let's pick a few: Lyondell Chemical $ 80.0...

    Okay let's pick a few:
    Lyondell Chemical $ 80.0 $ –44.0 –55.0%
    Texaco 182.0 –67.7 –37.2%
    Chevron 708.0 –186.8 –26.4%
    CSX 386.6 –102.1 –26.4%

    So if we "jack up" Texaco's tax rate of -37% to...
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    Are you arguing that the national and personal...

    Are you arguing that the national and personal wealth of the US is the same now as in 1820?

    Your lack of reading comprehension is remarkable!!!

    Try to read (you may move your lips if you wish):...
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    Are you purposely posting stupid stuff? Reduce...

    Are you purposely posting stupid stuff? Reduce Corporate Tax rates???
    :laugh: :laugh: :laugh:

    Most U.S. and foreign corporations doing business in the United States avoid paying any federal...
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    The sum total of wealth is not the same! Look at...

    The sum total of wealth is not the same! Look at history. Compare the average American's life to someone from the 1820s

    Okay, what was the Federal Income Tax rate in 1820? :laugh: :laugh: :laugh:...
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    DING! DING! DING! We have a winnah!!!!!! I guess...

    DING! DING! DING! We have a winnah!!!!!! I guess if I measured my "personal wealth" by all the section 8 apartment buildings I owned, reducing the size of government would be a bad thing.

    The...
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    One world the government is going to seize in...

    One world the government is going to seize in taxes 50% of all personal and corporate wealth.

    Then what is the government going to do with it?

    How would that effect individual wealth? Personal...
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    YES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Because all those tax...

    YES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Because all those tax cuts by Bush did such wonders!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


    :laugh: :laugh: :laugh:
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    Dutch Tulip Mania (1637): 90% peak-to trough...

    Dutch Tulip Mania (1637): 90% peak-to trough decline
    South Sea Co. (1720): 90% peak-to trough decline
    Tokyo Real Estate (1989): 84% peak-to trough decline
    U.S. dotcoms (2000): 92% peak-to trough...
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    Yap, that is exactly what he said. :laugh:...

    Yap, that is exactly what he said. :laugh: :laugh: :laugh:

    Do not adjust your browser!!!!!! We have just left the Zen Zone!!!!!!!
    We have now entered the STUPID ZONE...
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    "Personal Wealth" would be a very poor measure of...

    "Personal Wealth" would be a very poor measure of how the economy is doing. If I amass a large fortune (let's say I stockpile a huge pile of gold) in a good economy, and then the economy goes to...
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    Of course, the "housing bubble" is only one of...

    Of course, the "housing bubble" is only one of the latest and most visible SYMPTOMS of the economic problems this nation has been facing for a while.

    But why don't you and ASLAN (another one who...
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    I might make an occasional math error but I am...

    I might make an occasional math error but I am dead on about simple economics!!!!!

    Really? How can you explain that you thought the economy was doing okay up to a couple of months ago?
    :laugh:...
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    hmmm... the video you like is entitled "present...

    hmmm... the video you like is entitled "present economy worse than the depression" (did that happen over night?), well no, you admit to stockpiling canned goods for years, and considering hoarding...
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    the economy was chugging along pretty well ...

    the economy was chugging along pretty well

    So, as usual, when you make statements such as this, what it really means is that you are, as usual, totally detached from an factual reality, you are...
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    Please site the economic measure that was...

    Please site the economic measure that was chugging along pretty well.
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    Really? Could you find one economic or...

    Really? Could you find one economic or statistical measure that seemed okay?
    Manufacturing index at 26 year low, Home prices down for 7 straight quarters, inflation increasing, record national debt...
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    more qualified than some of the picks Bush...

    more qualified than some of the picks Bush foisted upon us, and certainly better than McCain's choice of VP
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    Funny, but even this biased source doesn't seem...

    Funny, but even this biased source doesn't seem to be doing a good job of trying to make it's case.



    So isn't 5.2% < 16.7% ???
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    PS--Yes we do have the best health care system...

    PS--Yes we do have the best health care system bar none. That is why people fron France come to the US for that special surgery that they either can't get on a timely basis in their own country, or...
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    You are deluding yourself. hahahahaha - yap, I...

    You are deluding yourself.
    hahahahaha - yap, I keep deluding myself with facts.

    First, the cost is more, but it is taken from the taxpayers.
    As opposed to getting taken from the insurance...
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    Uhhh... we haven't been able to depend on that...

    Uhhh... we haven't been able to depend on that for a long time.
    Hell, in the socialistic system that France has set up, Doctors make house calls!

    The only thing the US Health System is #1 at is...
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    If 150 million paying taxpayers then the cost is...

    If 150 million paying taxpayers then the cost is $500 per person?
    How much do you pay for health insurance now? Yap, that's what I thought, thanks for playing.

    If the average wage is $50,000...
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    * Obama will institute FORCED national service...

    * Obama will institute FORCED national service and return the SS draft registration for our boys and girls.

    * Obama will seek to destroy the First and Second Amendments.

    * Obama believes your...
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    The entire universe and everything in it...

    The entire universe and everything in it (including man) was created in 6 days (on the 7th day HE rested). I know this is so, because the Bible tells me so.

    Just ask Sarah Palin.
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    Amazing since it was all created less than 10,000...

    Amazing since it was all created less than 10,000 years ago
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