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    Quote Originally Posted by anchovies View Post
    Usually, 800,000 getting laid off at one time draws attention, especially if that entity has the capability to pay those individuals but doesn't because of one person's inability to recognize a political blunder
    Chuck and Nancy are two people.

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    Quote Originally Posted by archives View Post
    And, how exactly is "large and small businesses and factories shutting down or moving overseas" relevant to Trump laying off 800,000 people because he can't get his way?
    Furloughing. And in some cases, they still get to come to work.

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    Quote Originally Posted by domer76 View Post
    He doesn’t have to “give in”. Funding the government for everyday operations and funding a wall are two separate issues. Put people back to work first. Haggle about your wall separately.
    You keep saying that, but we all know that approach would take all the pressure off of the party of the jackass to fund the wall. You're a president yourself, why don't you call Trump and talk to him presidenté a presidenté?

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    Quote Originally Posted by domer76 View Post
    America doesn’t want your fucking wall, pal.
    America is going to get a wall and like it!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nordberg View Post
    No, that is not why. Actually, they will get back pay. So you see some advantage in paying them for not working? I don't get it, But you do, because it is Trump doing something that stupid.
    Yes it is. Anytime you think it is right to get out of your constant state of delusion snowflake and open your eyes, do so. Now would be good.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sailor View Post
    Yes it is. Anytime you think it is right to get out of your constant state of delusion snowflake and open your eyes, do so. Now would be good.
    You sure have problems actually posting anything meaningful. I suppose most of us realize that eminent domain seizure winds up in court. There are cases that are fighting Bush's land grab on the border, that are still in court. Trump has lied about the wall from day one to fool the ignorant and the haters. That last part is where you fit in.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nordberg View Post
    You sure have problems actually posting anything meaningful. I suppose most of us realize that eminent domain seizure winds up in court. There are cases that are fighting Bush's land grab on the border, that are still in court. Trump has lied about the wall from day one to fool the ignorant and the haters. That last part is where you fit in.
    Once again you seem to be lacking anything at all to back up what you are saying. Just rambling on. Poor dumb bastard.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Sirthinksalot View Post
    Furloughing. And in some cases, they still get to come to work.
    Get to come to work? WTF. It costs money to work. They are not getting paid. The math is simple, those forced to work are paying to work. They are in a steep financial dive due to being forced to work.

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    Since China joined WTO, U.S. has lost 60,000 factories. That is a whole lot of lost paychecks...
    It is hereby ORDERED, ADJUDGED and DECREED that in
    consideration of their affirmative assumption of responsibility
    contained in part III herein, the complaint against Fred C.
    Trump and Donald J. Trump is dismissed against them in their
    personal capacity, with prejudice, as to all allegations
    contained therein, and predating this Order.

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    OMG Trump's government shutdown is like so much worse than Obama's and Clinton's government shutdowns.

    Jimmy Carter was POTUS 4 years and had 5 government shutdowns; Reagan averaged 1 a year. Makes you wonder how W. made it all 8 years with no shutdowns--the only POTUS in recent history to have none.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Kacper View Post
    OMG Trump's government shutdown is like so much worse than Obama's and Clinton's government shutdowns.

    Jimmy Carter was POTUS 4 years and had 5 government shutdowns; Reagan averaged 1 a year. Makes you wonder how W. made it all 8 years with no shutdowns--the only POTUS in recent history to have none.
    Hopefully, Trump's shutdown is just getting started.
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