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1 Ojoe  Mon, Feb 3, 2014 6:21:24pm

Geeze Louise what a nightmare!

2 CriticalDragon1177  Mon, Feb 3, 2014 6:34:41pm

Dark_Falcon,

This makes me glad I don’t live in Venezuela, and it makes me feel sorry for the people who do.

3 Dark_Falcon  Mon, Feb 3, 2014 6:52:32pm

re: #2 CriticalDragon1177

Dark_Falcon,

This makes me glad I don’t live in Venezuela, and it makes me feel sorry for the people who do.

Quite Concur.

4 subterraneanhomesickalien  Mon, Feb 3, 2014 9:47:26pm
I’m not a fan of Barack Obama economic policies

I want you to explain why and what exactly you have a problem with.

5 Justanotherhuman  Tue, Feb 4, 2014 1:44:00am

DF, that’s not socialism. Maduro is a dictator, not a socialist.

I wish you Republicans would get your ideologies correct.

6 Political Atheist  Tue, Feb 4, 2014 6:12:17am

re: #2 CriticalDragon1177

Dark_Falcon,

This makes me glad I don’t live in Venezuela, and it makes me feel sorry for the people who do.

This is a reminder how Maria Conchita Alonso became a republican conservative. An honest heartfelt conclusion based on her life experience. A position damaging to her career. Needlessly so.

7 CriticalDragon1177  Tue, Feb 4, 2014 8:27:33am

re: #5 Justanotherhuman

DF, that’s not socialism. Maduro is a dictator, not a socialist.

I wish you Republicans would get your ideologies correct.

Its socialism under a dictatorship. You can have the two in the same society at the same time. In fact its hard to imagine policies like this being popular for long in a country that respected things like freedom of speech or freedom of the press.

8 Romantic Heretic  Tue, Feb 4, 2014 9:53:29am
be glad that the US doesn’t have an economically-crazy person at its helm.

Are you sure about that? Semi/

Note: Not talking about Obama as I do not believe the President has that much control over the economy. But I sincerely doubt the sanity of the people who do make the important economic decisions in the banks, brokerages and boardrooms of America.

9 EPR-radar  Tue, Feb 4, 2014 1:05:17pm

re: #8 Romantic Heretic

Are you sure about that? Semi/

Note: Not talking about Obama as I do not believe the President has that much control over the economy. But I sincerely doubt the sanity of the people who do make the important economic decisions in the banks, brokerages and boardrooms of America.

The powers that be in America are greedy and foolish, not insane IMO. What they do is perfectly rational, provided one accepts the premise that anything that is legal (according to laws they write) is OK in order to further enrich themselves.

10 Dark_Falcon  Tue, Feb 4, 2014 6:53:56pm

re: #5 Justanotherhuman

DF, that’s not socialism. Maduro is a dictator, not a socialist.

I wish you Republicans would get your ideologies correct.

Socialism is not an opposing value of dictatorship. Socialists can favor non-economic freedoms (Socialism’s relationship to economic freedoms is not a positive one IMO) or oppose them. It depends on the views and goals of the socialist in question. Maduro in Venezuela is trying to buy popularity and deflect blame long enough to win an election. He’s not thinking long term, because if he was he wouldn’t be doing something this certain to backfire.

To be honest, my real fear is that Maduro is going to eventually walk along the path trod by Idi Amin, Pol Pot, and Saddam Hussein and scream “This is all Columbia’s fault!!1”, then start a war to try to escape the consequences of his failures.

11 Flounder  Wed, Feb 5, 2014 4:58:38pm

re: #4 subterraneanhomesickalien

Why?

12 Amory Blaine  Wed, Feb 5, 2014 6:48:52pm

re: #3 Dark_Falcon

Then be glad that the US doesn’t have an economically-crazy person at its helm.

I thank the FSM every day

;)

13 Dark_Falcon  Thu, Feb 6, 2014 7:12:18pm

re: #12 Amory Blaine

Paul Ryan is economically sane.

14 subterraneanhomesickalien  Fri, Feb 7, 2014 11:39:31am

re: #11 Flounder

I wanna make sure its not standard right wing bullshit.

I have a feeling that it probably is.

15 Blue Fielder  Sat, Feb 8, 2014 7:06:47pm

re: #13 Dark_Falcon

Paul Ryan is economically sane.

…ha. Ahaha. Ahahahahahaha.
AHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAAHAHAHAHAHA

Ah, thanks, I needed that bit of levity.


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