America is not broke

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    Contrary to what those in power would like you to believe so that you'll give up your pension, cut your wages, and settle for the life your great-grandparents had, America is not broke. Not by a long shot. The country is awash in wealth and cash. It's just that it's not in your hands. It has been transferred, in the greatest heist in history, from the workers and consumers to the banks and the portfolios of the uber-rich.

    Today just 400 Americans have more wealth than half of all Americans combined.

    Let me say that again. 400 obscenely rich people, most of whom benefited in some way from the multi-trillion dollar taxpayer "bailout" of 2008, now have more loot, stock and property than the assets of 155 million Americans combined. If you can't bring yourself to call that a financial coup d'├ętat, then you are simply not being honest about what you know in your heart to be true.

    Michael Moore: America Is Not Broke
     
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    Chris is clearly one of those people who thinks he has money in his checking account if he has blank checks.
     
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    Michael Moore and the HuffnPuffnStuff.:lol::lol::lol::lol::lol::lol:

    :clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2::clap2:
     
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    in a related development, michael moore is not fat.
     
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    Riiiigggghhhhhtttttttt.

    He's just Big Boned.
     
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    Communist. I don't want to be a Communist Country. MM and all who want it should move to a communist country.. get thee the fuck out.
     
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    So the fact that all of us would have to be close to $400,000 to pay off our national debt means we have plenty of money?

    Being in debt is not a good sign of fiscal health.
     
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    I just love the irony of Moore and the rest of the far left, screaming and yelling about the deficit under Booooosh.... Now suddenly it's perfectly okay! :rofl:
     
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    Last month's deficit alone was approximately the same amount as the entire 2007 Bush one.
    That Obama is such an OVER ACHIEVER!
     
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    Michael Moore eats poor people.
     

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