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Bush Buying $700 Billion Bad Loans! Let's Stop The Money From China That You Will Repay!

First of all, look at this picture:

 http://tinyurl.com/3obtug

Now look at your URL bar. See? "made-in-china.com" This is a barge bringing stuff here from China!

China wants to loan George W. Bush $700 BILLION dollars to give as a GIFT to our bankers, even though WE WILL HAVE TO REPAY IT!!! Yes, YOU AND ME!!! How do you like that?

THIS IS NOT A NEW STRATEGY! Remember all the loans that the lovely IMF made to other dictators? Remember how THE PEOPLE ruled by those dictators had to PAY IT ALL BACK long after those dictators had LEFT THE COUNTRY?
Here's an example: The wonderful Philippine First Lady Imelda Marcos!Check it out!

 http://tinyurl.com/yth69z

"During her time as first lady, Mrs Marcos was famed for travelling the world to buy new shoes at a time when millions of Filipinos were living in extreme poverty."


Like pictures of shoes? More of the wonderful First Ladies Shoes:

 http://tinyurl.com/54oo8g

"Imelda Markos the ex "First Lady Of The Phillipines" & wife of Ferdinand Marcus the ex "President of the Phillipines" loved Designer Clothes and in particular loved Shoes. She apparently had 3000 pairs of Shoes, over 1200 Designer Dresses, 35 Fur Coats & approx 1500 Bags. Because she grew up in poverty she indulged herself in all the things she could never afford and dreamed about - quite wrong as she had no thoughts for those still struggling with poverty as she did prior to marrying Ferdinand. She created a shoe museum in Manila "The Marikina Shoe Museum" displaying 778 pairs of shoes, and apparently the place with most shoes on display in one place in the world."


See? Barbara Bush will be having all these lovely SHOES in Paraguay, while YOU live in a cardboard box under an interstate underpass, with about 10 BMWs riding above each day. But the mailman will still know where you "live," and hand you that dunning letter about the $700 BILLION you still owe to China. This is really going to come to pass, so remember this post every time you get one of those envelopes please!

You like pictures of ships? Here is another:

 http://tinyurl.com/3vu2xf

"The name Rainbow Warrior was inspired by a North American Indian legend which prophesies that when man has destroyed the world through his greed, the Warriors of the Rainbow will arise to save it again. The new Rainbow Warrior replaces the original sunk by the French secret service in 1985."


Well we all know that these Greenpeace ships are always dogging Japanese whaling vessels, French nuclear enthusiasts, and such. But maybe they could take a little detour on behalf of all the soon-to-be starving children in the U.S.A. Maybe they could...

BLOCK CHINESE BARGES UNTIL THE CHINESE AGREE TO NOT SCREW THE AMERICANS WITH THIS $700 BILLION LOAN!!!

Forget the Tibetan molehill. All us old-time protesters saw that as a NED psyop from a mile off. About as effective as protesting the hacking of Larry Craig's website, really. This one is for us and our families, and their HEALTH, etc.

YOU WILL OWE $700 BILLION DOLLARS!

Congress takes this one up on September 26, so there's not much time. Get ahold of those Greepeace folks pronto!


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Just To Drive Home The Point... 21.Sep.2008 20:50

blues

We must STOP the Chinese in their tracks from hauling any more goods over here, so the goods can be made by workers here. We must block their goods-laden barges! It's okay to play this game to a degree. But now they are keen to "lend" our corrupt government $700 Billion dollars to buy failed loans from corrupt bankers. Why should we let them go on lending this money that will add up to the destruction of our nation? No!

We must stop them cold on the high seas.

We must hold VAST RALLIES where we all pledge and chant together that we will NEVER pay the Chinese a DIME we ever owed them if they loan ANY MORE money to our corrupt government to be handed to our corrupt bankers and arms dealers.

NO WAY! WE WON'T PAY! NO WAY! WE WON'T PAY! NO WAY! WE WON'T PAY! NO WAY! WE WON'T PAY! NO WAY! WE WON'T PAY! NO WAY! WE WON'T PAY! NO WAY! WE WON'T PAY! NO WAY! WE WON'T PAY! NO WAY! WE WON'T PAY! NO WAY! WE WON'T PAY! NO WAY! WE WON'T PAY! NO WAY! WE WON'T PAY!

That just might get their attention.

You are missing the point 21.Sep.2008 22:54

Exile portlander_in_exile@yahoo.com

you can't physically block this.

If you really want to make a difference, you have to jam the corporations that are involved with this, and the pending "shock" manipulations.

Pull your money out of national banks, go local with that.
do not do any business with any multinational corporations, period.
spread the word, encourage other people to relocalize their business.
Support local/independent businesses.

Do this, and we can be free. Most of all, GET OUT OF DEBT NOW. Their success is based on your debt. If you have to purchase something produced internationally, purchase it used.

Tell everyone, this is the only solution for those of us that don't have the power that they do.

Reality Matters 22.Sep.2008 04:24

blues

"Pull your money out of national banks?" WHAT MONEY???

"Support local/independent businesses?" THEY ARE MOSTLY ALL DEAD BY NOW.

"GET OUT OF DEBT NOW?" Would you be so kind as to loan me the bucks to do that?

BUT WHATEVER YOU DO, DO NOT PROTEST. DO NOT HARRY THE CHINESE (JAPANESE, INDIAN) BARGES THAT ARE DEVASTATING OUR INDUSTRIES.

DO NOT THREATEN TO NOT PAY THE SHARKS THAT LOANED BUSH YOUR MONEY TO ENRICH THE SLEAZY BANKERS.

THAT WOULD BE ALTOGETHER TOO DAMN REAL!!!

a real solution (I hope) 22.Sep.2008 05:09

Ecotopian Yeti

Build community! The comming tidal wave of the credit default swap and credit derivative will create a vacuum that will pull under any remaining infrastructure. I have written this before (months ago .. Hell years ago) its time for a picnic... A Cascadian Picnic. Today (not tomorrow) go to your neighbors or friends or loved ones and start talking and sharing. Skills, local food (even in a community garden or window box or dumpster diving), non perishable medical supplies and so forth well be more valuable than funny money or even gold. Start building circles and networks of relationships. No one is going to survive this in a bunker with three or more years supply of canned beans and bullets. Only a community or network of "friends" using "Mutual Aide" will surivive this one. Got no money? Got no land? Got no job? Then its time to re-access your skills and what you do have.

 http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Cascadian_Bioregionalism/

 http://republic-of-cascadia.tripod.com/

what I wrote back in 2005
 http://portland.indymedia.org/en/2005/09/324333.shtml
 http://portland.indymedia.org/en/2005/05/317193.shtml


Blues 22.Sep.2008 10:22

Exile portlander_in_exile@yahoo.com

Are you homeless, unemployed?

If not, then you have more personal power than you realize.

Ecotopian Yeti, and myself are advocating a similar solution, and that is to re-localize.

Yes, a majority of local businesses have been decimated. This is all the more important reason for supporting what's left, and helping build new.

When it comes to getting out of debt, it requires a lot of sacrifice, but in the end, it's completely worth it. There are several ways to do this:

first, buy pre-owned whenever possible.
second, make things that you already have last.
third, if you can't afford it, you don't need it.
fourth, barter and trade, when possible.

Note: your caps lock appears to be sticking.

No Way I Want To Denigrate The Soda Bottle Recycling Enterprise! 22.Sep.2008 11:43

blues

This is the fucking DEAL (NO, MY CAPSLOCK IS FINE!!!!)

The U.S. Government, in FOUR DAYS, plans to GIVE AWAY $700 Billion ($700,000,000 Million) ($700,000,000,000,000.00) to BANKERS who Jilted a Class War Fuckt Nation (The "public") into SIGNING FAKE LOANS.

This was so that they could gain a 15 minute feeling of "independence" and "freedom" and "self esteem."

But THAT IS NOT WHAT THEY RECEIVED!!!

NO!

THEY RECEIVED LIFETIME FEUDAL THRALLAGE!!!

To THEIR MASTERS!

How fucking many soda cans will your community organizers have to "redeem" to make up the balance for that? FUCKING HELL WILL FREEZE OVER FIRST.

While you are at the "let's pretend" game, visit one of my blogs:

 http://communitysurvival.wordpress.com/

Yes, a created crisis exists. that I agree on. 22.Sep.2008 12:33

Exile portlander_in_exile@yahoo.com

I read a bit of your blog. It sounds very familiar. Let me think a moment.....Oh, that's right, Y2K!

Listen, I seriously doubt that storm-troopers are going to drop out of the sky, and enslave us all. This government just doesn't have the resources to clamp down on the entire country. More than likely, they will use shortages, bankruptcy, and such to get us to turn on each-other. This has been their practice for the last 200 years. Those "survivalists" who think they can "go it alone" with guns, stockpile supplies will be easy targets for the powers that be.

I know their game, and it's always better just not to play along. Rather than letting them divide us, and create a survivalist mentality, we should be creating real community. Build a local economy, that is not nearly as dependent on them. Wouldn't that be a good plan, no matter what they do?

Wouldn't it be better to prevent foreclosures on needy families homes, by mass action?

I just think that we need to all work together, and get through this, for the benefit of Cascadia.

They Need $2333 From You In Four Days 22.Sep.2008 14:53

blues

300,000,000 (people) × 2,333 (dollars) = 700,000,000,000 (dollars).

They are going to send IRS AGENTS into your community to get about 2,333 from every man, woman, and child in your "community."

THE GOVERNMENT NEEDS THIS MONEY TO BUY GAMBLING INSTITUTIONS THAT FAILED.

"We" do not need to "save" these banks. THESE BANKS NEED US TO SAVE THEM!!!

THEY DO NOT CARE ABOUT YOU AND ME. THEY WOULD FORECLOSED ON US IN A HEARTBEAT AND THROW US OUT IN THE STREET! (Look around a bit.)

We will owe this bad money to China, et al. THAT MEANS THAT ROAD THAT RUNS THROUGH YOUR COMMUNITY WILL HAVE TO BE SOLD TO CHINA! There will be a toll booth. The money collected will go to China!

This is wrong. We are being sold into slavery. We will become just like Argentina, or Russia, or any other awful place where everything was given to the Kleptos. They are doing the deal THIS WEEK. You are being sold down the river this week.

And by the way, who is financing this? China (et al.)! Fuck them if they do that!

"Wouldn't it be better to prevent foreclosures on needy families homes, by mass action?"

What??? They are giving $700 BILLION to failed businesses. All at once. THIS WEEK! Do you think they care about needy families?

STOP THE SHIPMENTS! START THE TEA PARTY! JUST SAY NO TO DESTROYING THE ECONOMY!

Alright. Now you sounding a bit out of sorts 22.Sep.2008 15:38

Exile portlander_in_exile@yahoo.com

Do you honestly think, that men in suits are going to knock on your door, within four days, and demand payment?

Look, no matter what you do, the government is going to do what the bankers want, because the bankers, and the government are the same people. This is just one more power grab, to syphon the remaining wealth from society. This is what the wrecking crew does (see Chile).

This debt will never get paid, ever. Have you ever heard of "end of empire"? Well, this is part of that. The Giant Check will bounce, and poof, no more united states. how you cope with that, is your decision. I do however suspect, that you, floating in a little boat, trying to block the Columbia, is only going to increase our prison population by one.

If you want revolution, then revolt. I suspect that you won't get too far. Writing about revolting, is just wind.

Should I read the paper tomorrow, and find out that someone tried to block shipping into the Columbia, then at least, I'll know that you're committed to what you write. Otherwise, why not work on something that people can actually do, while sticking short of being imprisoned. I know that I'd be a bit more aggressive, if I wasn't responsible for the care of others.

You Crack Me Up, Exile 22.Sep.2008 16:19

blues

Actually, I probably agree with you at about 95%. My Community Survival blog is woefully incomplete. I'm really into wind and concentrated solar energy, and community owned industries, etc.

I am an ancient protester, and have discovered that the way to protest is not to just go to corrupt old Washington DC, but to protest something related that will make people think. I'm too ancient for maritime adventures, but if I was going to protest this economic nightmare, I would go after the Chinese. Not because they are "the enemy" (they are, actually, but that could be worked out). But because the only way to get people to think is to do the unexpected. Like throw silver dollars on the floor of the stock exchange. I'm an old 60s anti-war prankster.

This $700 BILLION dollar giveaway is even worse than it appears. Deals will HAVE TO BE MADE. Very BAD deals. You won't like it!

Elaine Meinel Supkis, the true latter-day Saul Alinsky, is making a pilgrimage to Washington DC tomorrow (Tuesday) to fight this economic knife-in-the- back. She will be reporting live from the scene at:

 http://elainemeinelsupkis.typepad.com/culture_of_life_news/

It's the Chinese's fault ????!!!!! 22.Sep.2008 18:15

max

Greenpeace has lost it; and a couple of the above posters too!!

The US government would love to have you focus your energy on hating the Chinese, and blaming them for the mess the entire world economy is in.

keep your racist, anti-Chinese rhetoric to yourselves, or maybe just join the Minutemen.

NO TO NATIONALISM!

NO TO RACISM!

INTERNATIONAL WORKING CLASS SOLIDARITY

Blues 22.Sep.2008 23:56

Exile portlander_in_exile@yahoo.com

The Chinese are being opportunistic. That's their crime.
the reality is, that we're being sold out. Never forget, this is the wrecking crew, at their very finest. Their goal is to destroy our country, by bankrupting the government. This way, they can rebuild it in the image that the corporations like. This has been their goal for over seventy years. the next goal, is to devalue the currency, to the point were they can privatize all government functions, and syphon off all remaining wealth. They will be the masters, we will be "allowed" to survive, as long as we serve them as needed.

The way I see it, you have three choices.

First, go balistic. screaming in the streets, breaking things, civil disobedience, and such. they'll lock you up in some detention center, in the middle of nowhere. no one will know where you went, and after a few weeks, people will stop asking.

Second, Go underground. Stockpile things you might need, (food, fuel, weapons, etc). since you're underground, you'll most likely be alone. thus, they can lock you up in a detention facility, and since you were hiding, people will just assume that you still are.

third, Build community, educate those around you about what's happening, learn skills that are useful in a post petroleum/credit/cash society. Working together, in a positive group, perhaps they'll think twice before acting.

That's just my opinion, but It's well researched.