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Title: Sixty-Million Dollar Union Assault on Wisconsin Governor Walker
Source: AT.com
URL Source: http://www.americanthinker.com/2012 ... wisconsin_governor_walker.html
Published: Apr 28, 2012
Author: Gary Larson
Post Date: 2012-04-28 09:14:01 by CZ82
Keywords: None
Views: 10848
Comments: 112

Sixty-Million Dollar Union Assault on Wisconsin Governor Walker

By Gary Larson

Tora! Tora! Tora! No, it's no sneak attack. Nationwide unions spearheaded by the public employee unions, teachers' unions in the vanguard, have Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker in their cross hairs. They aim to shoot him down - figuratively, but of course! -- in June 5 recall elections.

Led by the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), Service Employees International Union (SEI) and Wisconsin-based and other states' teachers unions, their low-level attack is aimed at sinking Gov. Walker and his Republican majority in the Wisconsin Assembly, thus to reclaim power over how taxpayer dollars are spent.

The campaign seeks to dissemble facts and distract from - or rather, ignore -- real issues, mainly fiscal. Put simply, unions want a return to golden oldie days when they, through their Democrat marionettes, pretty much ran things at the Capitol in Madison.

To win, vituperative anti-Walker forces are putting up an estimated $60 million in ad dollars, all derived from union brethren from all parts of America. Call this solidarity. Last year union activists unleashed 3,000 recall petition carriers across Wisconsin, apparently not content to await the next election.

Tempers would have cooled by then, and salutary effects of Gov. Walker's budgetary reforms might be more fully felt. More than 900,000 Wisconsinites signed on the recall petitions to trigger recall of a duly-elected Walker, his lieutenant governor and four Republican legislators.

Among signatures collected were at least 29 journalists and 25 circuit court judges, besides rank and file dittoing Democrats doing their union thing. They did so, apparently, shamelessly. To put that number, 900,000 signatures, into perspective, Gov. Walker tallied 1.1 million votes to be elected in 2010. This suggests a razor-thin margin, either way, to come June in the recall elections.

Unions' all-out campaign to unseat him, to regain a majority in the Assembly, is a sort of masterstroke at jury disqualification. In short, forget the facts, toss the bums out. It is a battle about to become increasingly bloody. Consider a few of the squalid moments that led to this rare recall election:

Near riots in Madison last February. . . union folks, teachers mostly, occupying the Capitol. . . chanting hateful slogans. . . closing down schools. . . taking bogus "sick leave " to protest . . . state senators on union orders fleeing the state. . . attempts at intimidate all who disagreed with unions' special interests. . . death threats for Walker and fellow Republicans. . . talk of boycotting Wisconsin businesses not bowing to union demands. Why, even threats were floated of a statewide general strike to close down the state to get unions' way (again) with state's taxpayer dollars.

Oh it was a mob-like circus,and ordinary taxpayers, well, they could go to Hades, or feed the Union Beast with ever-increasing tax loads, if only Walker would get the hell out of the way.

(Want more examples of the unions' anti-Walker nuttiness? My article, "Thuggery in Wisconsin Union Battle," relates acts of union goons and some Democrat Party faithful to regain power, apparently at any cost, in Wisconsin.)

Polarization, thy name is Wisconsin politics. A close race it will be, an even split is forecast, in spite of Gov. Walker's and the new Republican majority's considerable accomplishments in a such a short span. Such as wiping out a $3.6 billion budget deficit (without raising taxes) and assisting local governments and school boards balance their budgets. In short, bringing fiscal sanity to the state.

In a recent NBC/Marist poll, 48 percent of Wisconsinites approved the job Walker is doing. Incongruently, in light of fiscal facts, 48 percent of Badger State residents polled disapproved. Among Republicans, 91 percent gave him high fives and 84 percent of Democrats did not. (Is the pope Catholic?)

(Aside: In the solitude of the voter's booth, away from intimidation, thoughtful and informed Democrats might express their approval to Gov. Walker's reforms to save their state from economic ruin. Or is this simply a pipe dream?)

Independents in the poll were split down the middle - 47 percent approved of the job Walker is doing, 47 percent disapproved. Six percent couldn't decide. "No Opinions" might have masked quiet approval of budget-hawk Walker's ways. (One can always hope good sense quietly prevails, although comedian Al Franken's win in next-door Minnesota defeats hope of good sense pervading in the electorate.)

To woo independents, Big Labor will stir the cauldron with $60 million in advertising, i just one state, in one election. Wow! Their campaign will toss tons of muck upon the wall to see what sticks. (Okay, so I cleaned up an old analogy.)

Stirring animosity for Walker and the new majority GOPers will be the same ol' strategy: Vilify 'em, dehumanize, ignore real issues, change the subject. Same as before, union strategists will try to stir the base (that, in more ways than one) to portray Walker as Hitler-like, for limiting what they (and union-friendly news media) like to call "rights."

Don't be fooled. It is a cover story to regain their do-not-touch superabundant taxpayer-paid entitlements, once called "fringe benefits" quite beyond the reach of the mere private sector.

While media might revel in the $60 million to come, they have not (yet), to their credit, uniformly assailed Gov. Walker, at least in frontal editorial attacks. Oh yes, snippy blind-side attacks have put the shiv in his back, but that's to be expected from liberal media. Such as, say a front-page piece recently in the neighboring Minneapolis Star Tribune.

It sought desperately to link a Walker-supported self-defense law in Wisconsin (a "home castle law") with, of all things, the Trayvon Martin case in Florida. (See "Echoes of Trayvon in Wisconsin Shooting.") Reporter Richard Meryhew puts the whammy on an "embattled Republican Gov. Walker" for a bill enacted by the Wisconsin Assembly on a yawning, bi-partisan basis. Oh well. Such stretches are "in" as news media types go to bat, not very subtly, against Gov. Walker, on behalf of their union kinfolk.

Consider this anti-Walker spin on the Associated Press regional wire, by Madison-based Todd Richmond, on April 21, as found in the Wisconsin State Journal. Note the words I've emphasized in Italics to denote the artful spin job:

Gov. Walker "...quietly reinstated a program to give merit raises and bonuses to some state workers even as he preached cost-cutting and pushed through a law reducing most public workers' pay and eliminating their union rights."

Catch his drift? Just one in the huge spin bag of journalists' twists. Most reporters, members of the Newspaper Guild, are in sync with their union brothers' and sisters, and ever faithful to the Party line. Call this bias a Sad Fact of Life.

Wisconsinites will be hit by a barrage of adverting of all sorts spelling out doomsday if Walker and his R colleagues are elected again. In the end, the outcome of the election will be determined by independent voters. (And may God bless them with good sense!)

We can only hope, but certainly not trust, independent voters will think straight, not be befuddled by hateful, dishonest, fact-twisting propaganda, nor succumb to the smoke and mirrors and bogus assertions of "rights" for entirely selfish union ends.

If Big Labor loses in Wisconsin, after a drain of $60 million dollars of members' dues extracted, involuntarily in most cases, from paychecks, it means their ideological kin, President Obama and his pals for a more socialistic America, are in even deeper do-do come November.

So the $60 million question in Wisconsin becomes: Will John Q. Public see clearly the issues, and what's at stake, to make the right call on June 5 in Wisconsin? As it is said, we live in such interesting times.

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#46. To: harrowup (#41)

Others simply wallow in their self-satisfaction being the smartest asshole in the room.

Like your pal, yukon of LP, 'eh?

buckeroo  posted on  2012-04-28   11:13:22 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#47. To: harrowup, Lucysmom (#41)

Others simply wallow in their self-satisfaction being the smartest asshole in the room.

Lucy can't refute actual points, so she grabs on to anything that she can respond to, even if it's obvious sarcasm and even if her response is asinine.

We The People  posted on  2012-04-28   11:14:24 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#48. To: harrowup (#44)

#2. To: mcgowanjm, CZ82 (#1)

Where's the '$60 million'?

Not one source. And I checked....;}

BS.

www.newsmax.com/Politics/walker-wisconsin-recall- unions/2012/04/22/id/436674

harrowup

I painfully went back thru ALL posts.

NOTHING sourced.

You can repeat and go disinfo if you want. Like what you'll do if the local vote count is contested....;}

mcgowanjm  posted on  2012-04-28   11:16:49 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#49. To: buckeroo (#46)

Like your pal, yukon of LP, 'eh?

Don't know him either, but 'yukon' doesn't suffer hypocrites, liars and faux- christians and dismisses them with a few choice explitives; not my style but still effective. He owns all of your malcontents.

harrowup  posted on  2012-04-28   11:17:00 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#50. To: mcgowanjm (#43)

Hyperbole and sarcasm don't translate well on the 'net'.

You need facial expressions to go along with them....;}

'tis true.

Anyone claiming to be an expert is selling something. I brandish my ignorance like a crucifix at vampires. Aaron Bady

lucysmom  posted on  2012-04-28   11:18:05 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#51. To: harrowup (#44)

Refuting hyperbole and sarcasm

I'm not refuting. I'm saying they don't translate well.

Literal meanings.

And I'm not a hillbilly. That's my wife.

I'm a flatlander. From the Delta I call it...;}

We gig frogs and such...;}

mcgowanjm  posted on  2012-04-28   11:19:09 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#52. To: harrowup (#45)

Nope, you need an audience that doesn't take itself so seriously that they think they have the answer to everything.

Have you read my tag line!

(It sends CE into seizures)

Anyone claiming to be an expert is selling something. I brandish my ignorance like a crucifix at vampires. Aaron Bady

lucysmom  posted on  2012-04-28   11:20:32 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#53. To: mcgowanjm (#48)

I painfully went back thru ALL posts.

If everything you do is so painful it is no wonder you can't follow a link let alone allow that you are wrong.

Never read any of your other posts which seem to be pretty long and 'noluck chink' like so I don't know whether your problem is over compensation for an inferiority complex or just teeney-weeney syndrome.

Doesn't matter. Nobody wins and nobody loses exept in their own head. If yours gets any bigger it will explode.

harrowup  posted on  2012-04-28   11:22:42 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#54. To: harrowup (#49)

He owns all of your malcontents.

I ain't never seen nobody so malcontented as so-called conservatives.

Anyone claiming to be an expert is selling something. I brandish my ignorance like a crucifix at vampires. Aaron Bady

lucysmom  posted on  2012-04-28   11:22:58 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#55. To: mcgowanjm (#51)

And I'm not a hillbilly. That's my wife.

I'm a flatlander.

Holy shit! You never told me that!

Now I'm going to have to erase all our conversations before my family see's them!

We The People  posted on  2012-04-28   11:23:20 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#56. To: mcgowanjm (#51)

I'm not refuting. I'm saying they don't translate well.

Literal meanings.

I see your problem. You're home schooled.

"...And you've brought up 'instances' of fairness which I've refuted."

You can't refute that which you do not know.

harrowup  posted on  2012-04-28   11:27:28 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#57. To: All (#51)

It appears that Washburn is not alone. Late Friday, it was reported that a number of the municipalities in Waukesha will be bypassing the County Clerk's office entirely by first sending their election night results straight to the Government Accountability Board (G.A.B.), the state's top election agency. But it may be new concerns about computer-tallied results in the Badger State that present even greater problems for the historic elections beginning next month in the Badger State...

As reported by Sarah Millard of the Brookfield Patch... It looks like the office of embattled Waukesha County Clerk Kathy Nickolaus won't be able to bungle the counting of votes in next month's recall primary election after safeguards are being put in place."

http://www.bradblog.com/?p=9262

Now This is gettin good....;}

They did the same thing in NH to expose Romney stealing the primary/caucus there.

The Paul delegates sent the results to the State. By passing the local. The State tried to exclude the votes. Saying they never received them.

mcgowanjm  posted on  2012-04-28   11:30:24 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#58. To: lucysmom (#54)

I ain't never seen nobody so malcontented as so-called conservatives.

These folks ain't conservative.

They are nasty little creatures who hate being losers.

Conservatives are kinder versions of liberals who would rather give a man a meal then a ticket to a shelter.

harrowup  posted on  2012-04-28   11:30:50 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#59. To: harrowup (#56)

I'm not refuting. I'm saying they don't translate well.

Literal meanings.

I see your problem. You're home schooled.

"...And you've brought up 'instances' of fairness which I've refuted."

You can't refute that which you do not know.

See, HU. You're veering off the path. Trying to incite me.

Not gonna happen.

The transcript is above for all to see.

And I've had the best ed the State (the Federal State) can give/sell.

I'll match my ACT/SAT's with yours every day of the week....;}

mcgowanjm  posted on  2012-04-28   11:32:52 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#60. To: harrowup (#58)

These folks ain't conservative.

We agree on that.

Anyone claiming to be an expert is selling something. I brandish my ignorance like a crucifix at vampires. Aaron Bady

lucysmom  posted on  2012-04-28   11:33:19 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#61. To: We The People (#55) (Edited)

I'm a flatlander.

Holy shit! You never told me that!

Now I'm going to have to erase all our conversations before my family see's them!

Now THAT's LOL funny....8D

mcgowanjm  posted on  2012-04-28   11:34:19 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#62. To: harrowup (#58)

Conservatives are kinder versions of liberals who would rather give a man a meal then a ticket to a shelter.

LMFAO!

That's funny!

Especially coming from a disgruntled former democrat!

And, in that sentence, the correct word would be 'than' not then.

We The People  posted on  2012-04-28   11:34:26 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#63. To: mcgowanjm (#57)

Brad forgot to mention that Kathy is kaput and it is only 'news' to the folks in Madison who don't want Waukesha County counted ever.

It is a circus of jealous little wimps who are trying to make hash out of straw.

You might as well 'source' yourself.

harrowup  posted on  2012-04-28   11:35:56 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#64. To: lucysmom, harrowup (#60)

These folks ain't conservative.

We agree on that.

Awwwwwww, it just melts my heart to see two socialist idiots hook up.

I can just feel the love. And the idiocy!

LOL!

We The People  posted on  2012-04-28   11:38:23 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#65. To: harrowup (#45)

You need facial expressions to go along with them....;}

Nope, you need an audience that doesn't take itself so seriously that they think they have the answer to everything.

But then when I 'half ass' an answer, you say you don't get it. That it must be the poster/my fault....;}

Double standard.

Nothing's taken seriously. I laugh at everything. Almost.

Still need a source before I can pass along the info though.

A K A loves sources/links. Just ask him...;}

mcgowanjm  posted on  2012-04-28   11:39:24 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#66. To: We The People (#62)

And, in that sentence, the correct word would be 'than' not then.

How do you know the typo was not:

Conservatives are kinder versions of liberals who would rather give a man a meal, then a ticket to a shelter.

Careful weeps, you're dealing with someone who is not disgruntled, just fed up with BS...including his own.

harrowup  posted on  2012-04-28   11:39:47 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#67. To: harrowup (#63)

it is only 'news' to the folks in Madison who don't want Waukesha County counted ever.

As opposed to 'your' folks, who want Waukesha counted over...and...over...and...o

Vote early and vote often.

mcgowanjm  posted on  2012-04-28   11:41:42 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#68. To: mcgowanjm (#65)

Whatever you were trying to say went nowhere and you are still wrong.

Ain't that amazing.

harrowup  posted on  2012-04-28   11:42:23 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#69. To: mcgowanjm (#67)

As opposed to 'your' folks, who want Waukesha counted over...and...over...and...o

Vote early and vote often.

I'm not a Republican and I tried to give you a local feel for the recall.

I'm voting for Falk just to piss off the neighbors.

Then I will absolutely vote early and often for Walker.

harrowup  posted on  2012-04-28   11:44:37 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#70. To: harrowup (#69)

I'm not a Republican and I tried to give you a local feel for the recall.

I'm voting for Falk just to piss off the neighbors.

Then I will absolutely vote early and often for Walker.

In AR, GOPers never put their party affiliation on their campaign signs.

That's how you know their GOPers....;}

"In other words, if the new procedures work, it will result only in the public knowing earlier what the completely unverified computer tallies are reported to be.

New Concerns About Recall Results

Concerns about accurate results of the upcoming recall elections in Waukesha have been multiplied of late thanks to a remarkable software failure during a March 13th election in Palm Beach County, FL on the very same model of computerized tabulators as those used in Waukesha (and other counties around the state, as well as some 14 other states across the nation).

During Palm Beach County elections, paper ballot optical-scanners made by Sequoia Voting Systems had incorrectly reported a number of candidates winning their races on Election Night, even though they'd received fewer votes than their opponents. Luckily, the failure was spotted by the Palm Beach Supervisor of Elections during a post-election spot-check of the paper ballots some days later. The correct results of the elections later were determined by a 100% hand-count of those ballots. No such post-election spot-check is carried out after elections in Wisconsin."

" No such post-election spot-check is carried out after elections in Wisconsin."

mcgowanjm  posted on  2012-04-28   11:47:18 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#71. To: All (#70)

I tried to edit this down to something besides:

"We'll never know"....but couldn't...;}

"The BRAD BLOG has been covering the election administration failures and disasters of Nickolaus since 2010, months before she managed to achieve national infamy during the state's April 5th Supreme Court election when, following the unofficial announcement of a slim victory by challenger JoAnne Kloppenburg, Nickolaus claimed to have discovered some 14,000 votes that she'd failed to report on Election Night. The new numbers flipped the results and awarded a 7,500 vote lead to incumbent state Supreme Court Justice David "The Strangler" Prosser, her old boss in the state Assembly Republican Caucus.

Nickolaus' failure resulted in a call for a state-wide recount and a months-long hand-count process during which thousands of ballot bags were discovered to have been open or torn, featuring missing or changed security seals and serial numbers and even computer-printed results tapes indicating they'd been printed days prior to the election.

Despite what challenger Kloppenburg described as a "cascade of widespread irregularities" and a failure by the state G.A.B. to review hundreds of officials exhibits and thousands of pages of documentation of those irregularities, Prosser was eventually certified as the winner, assuring a Right-leaning majority on the state Supreme Court."

mcgowanjm  posted on  2012-04-28   11:50:13 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#72. To: We The People (#64)

LOL!

What happened to these political chit-chat forums, anyway? The goals are new, refreshing data and exchange of information and yet, at the end of time ... the chit-chat channels sink into total chaos & despair. Knowing the longevity of these sites, there is a lot of phun for me especially on weekends.

I have to rev up my clandestine server right now and creep over to LP and chat with 'yukon.' It shall be a phun evening on Salley's 'conservative' website.

buckeroo  posted on  2012-04-28   11:51:06 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#73. To: harrowup (#66)

How do you know the typo was not:

Conservatives are kinder versions of liberals who would rather give a man a meal, then a ticket to a shelter.

THEN the correct word would still be 'than' not then. Unlike then, than is not related to time. Than is used in comparative statements.

Careful weeps, you're dealing with someone who is not disgruntled, just fed up with BS...including his own.

Sorry, had I known you were so close to suicide I would have pushed harder.

Conservatives would rather teach a man to fish, (or hunt, or a skill) so he could feed himself and avoid the shelter and/or handouts from others.

We The People  posted on  2012-04-28   11:51:15 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#74. To: All (#71) (Edited)

assuring a Right-leaning majority on the state Supreme Court."

And after that, all you need is control of the coin (which you have already demonstrated that you posses by outspending your opponent) and the state in question is yours to do with as you will...

until the inevitable revolution that is...;}

mcgowanjm  posted on  2012-04-28   11:51:59 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#75. To: mcgowanjm (#70)

" No such post-election spot-check is carried out after elections in Wisconsin."

Not exactly accurate. They do check the tally against the paper slips and don't punch the send button until they match. Local precincts don't have that option but towns do.

I'm going for lunch.

harrowup  posted on  2012-04-28   11:53:16 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#76. To: buckeroo (#72)

It shall be a phun evening on Salley's 'conservative' website.

Dang it, now I'm going to have to go over there and watch. ;o)

We The People  posted on  2012-04-28   11:53:26 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#77. To: We The People (#73)

Sorry, had I known you were so close to suicide I would have pushed harder.

Conservatives would rather teach a man to fish, (or hunt, or a skill) so he could feed himself and avoid the shelter and/or handouts from others.

I didn't realize your comedic talents.

'Jump, you Fucker. Jump.'....8D

mcgowanjm  posted on  2012-04-28   11:53:59 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#78. To: harrowup (#75)

They do check the tally against the paper slips and don't punch the send button until they match.

And you KNOW this, as in first person experience?

We The People  posted on  2012-04-28   11:55:24 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#79. To: harrowup (#75)

They do check the tally against the paper slips and don't punch the send button until they match. Local precincts don't have that option but towns do.

As long as electricity's in the loop, the voting's flawed.

You're using the same software to check the software's own flaws.

mcgowanjm  posted on  2012-04-28   11:55:56 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#80. To: mcgowanjm (#77)

Conservatives would rather teach a man to fish...

After privatization of everything, where's a man gonna fish?

Anyone claiming to be an expert is selling something. I brandish my ignorance like a crucifix at vampires. Aaron Bady

lucysmom  posted on  2012-04-28   11:58:23 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#81. To: We The People (#78)

Great thread. I'm posting it to mcgowanjm wire.

Where everything's 'not displayed'....;}

"He advises that voters with concerns about results of the elections should go to polling places just before they close in order to oversee the poll closing process and the printing of results from computer tabulators at the precinct.

"Show up for the closing of the elections at eight-o'clock. At that point it's an open meeting, turn on the camera," advised Washburn on the Malloy Show earlier this month.

Once polls close, he notes, the proceedings are then an open meeting by the local board of canvassers which may be recorded by cameras and other devices.

"Record what you see," he says. "If you see anything weird, insist that it be put on the Inspector's Report, because if it ain't on the official election report, it didn't happen."

mcgowanjm  posted on  2012-04-28   11:58:56 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#82. To: We The People (#73)

THEN the correct word would still be 'than' not then. Unlike then, than is not related to time. Than is used in comparative statements.

Damn, you're stubborn.

First, you feed him.

Then you send him to a shelter.

or

you could say, first you feed him rather than send him...

Now, I am definitely going to lunch. No chance of suicide on my part but homicide is still open in your case.

harrowup  posted on  2012-04-28   11:59:06 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#83. To: mcgowanjm, harrowup (#77)

I didn't realize your comedic talents.

'Jump, you Fucker. Jump.'....8D

LOL!!!

I sometimes feel bad for messing with H's head like I do.

I mean, it's obvious that his wagon is off balance and ready to bust a spring.

Harrowup, I do apologize. And I'll try to be kinder and gentler. We do agree on some issues and I should try to find the good in people.

We The People  posted on  2012-04-28   11:59:21 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#84. To: harrowup (#82)

Now, I am definitely going to lunch. No chance of suicide on my part but homicide is still open in your case.

LMFAO!!!

Now you're getting back to the H'up we all know and love. Good one! ;o)

We The People  posted on  2012-04-28   12:00:46 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#85. To: lucysmom (#80)

Conservatives would rather teach a man to fish...

After privatization of everything, where's a man gonna fish?

Also the 'give a man a sandwich' part.

S/he's a hero for doing that, but ask why the man's hungry for the sandwich in the first place and you're treated like a terrorist....;}

After privatization of everything, where's a man gonna fish?

Off the bridge....;}

mcgowanjm  posted on  2012-04-28   12:01:52 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  


#86. To: harrowup (#82)

Damn, you're stubborn.

First, you feed him.

Then you send him to a shelter.

That would be correct in that context, but that context deals with time, rather than the comparative statement that you initially used, as in either/or.

Relating to time = then

Comparative statement = than

It's always a pleasure. Except when it isn't. ;o)

We The People  posted on  2012-04-28   12:05:47 ET  Reply   Trace   Private Reply  



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