Romney To Nevadans: I Don’t Know ‘What The Purpose Is’ Of Public Lands

Discussion in 'Politics' started by Lakhota, Feb 3, 2012.

  1. Lakhota
    Online

    Lakhota Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Jul 14, 2011
    Messages:
    49,025
    Thanks Received:
    4,866
    Trophy Points:
    1,855
    Location:
    Native America
    Ratings:
    +17,431
    More: Romney To Nevadans: I Don’t Know ‘What The Purpose Is’ Of Public Lands (Hint: They Pump $1 Billion Into the State Economy)

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-HE9LuoXk4M&feature=player_embedded]Romney: I Don't Know 'What The Purpose Is' Of Public Lands - YouTube[/ame]
     
  2. Luddly Neddite
    Offline

    Luddly Neddite Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Sep 14, 2011
    Messages:
    53,671
    Thanks Received:
    8,501
    Trophy Points:
    2,040
    Ratings:
    +21,180
    If it was off shore or concerned a foreign business, he'd figure it out. If he can't make a buck off dissolving it, well, then, its just beyond his understanding.
     
  3. FactFinder
    Offline

    FactFinder VIP Member

    Joined:
    Mar 1, 2009
    Messages:
    2,683
    Thanks Received:
    202
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Ratings:
    +244
    Romney To Nevadans: I Don’t Know ‘What The Purpose Is’ Of Public Lands

    He must have seen some local poll that suggests that is good idea. The next state that may care about it he will sing a different tune.
     
  4. Old Rocks
    Online

    Old Rocks Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Oct 31, 2008
    Messages:
    47,661
    Thanks Received:
    5,596
    Trophy Points:
    1,840
    Location:
    Portland, Ore.
    Ratings:
    +11,040
    Like most of the silver spoon set, he has no inkling of his connection to the land. Food is what you find in supermarkets, and clean water is what you get out of a fawcet.
     
    • Thank You! Thank You! x 1
  5. Lakhota
    Online

    Lakhota Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Jul 14, 2011
    Messages:
    49,025
    Thanks Received:
    4,866
    Trophy Points:
    1,855
    Location:
    Native America
    Ratings:
    +17,431
    [​IMG]
     
  6. Political Junky
    Offline

    Political Junky Gold Member

    Joined:
    May 27, 2009
    Messages:
    19,791
    Thanks Received:
    2,990
    Trophy Points:
    260
    Ratings:
    +5,721
    Mitt needs a lifelike robot, programmed with sensible answers. Most couldn't tell the difference between him and the robot.
     
  7. Quantum Windbag
    Offline

    Quantum Windbag Gold Member

    Joined:
    May 9, 2010
    Messages:
    58,308
    Thanks Received:
    5,015
    Trophy Points:
    245
    Ratings:
    +5,222
    Well then, genius, why does the federal government own 80% of Nevada?
     
  8. Old Rocks
    Online

    Old Rocks Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Oct 31, 2008
    Messages:
    47,661
    Thanks Received:
    5,596
    Trophy Points:
    1,840
    Location:
    Portland, Ore.
    Ratings:
    +11,040
    For the same reason that it owns nearly that much of Oregon. Empty lands that had to be protected against use that damaged it and the people that depend on it. Much of this land is easily damaged, much is watersheds for the areas that are usable for agriculture and urban areas.
     
  9. Lakhota
    Online

    Lakhota Diamond Member

    Joined:
    Jul 14, 2011
    Messages:
    49,025
    Thanks Received:
    4,866
    Trophy Points:
    1,855
    Location:
    Native America
    Ratings:
    +17,431
    Read the OP link, you dumbfuck.
     
  10. Quantum Windbag
    Offline

    Quantum Windbag Gold Member

    Joined:
    May 9, 2010
    Messages:
    58,308
    Thanks Received:
    5,015
    Trophy Points:
    245
    Ratings:
    +5,222
    Most of Nevada is desert, not watersheds, want to try again?
     

Share This Page