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by Doc
Fri Nov 26, 2021 9:19 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: AirStripe One
Replies: 0
Views: 3

AirStripe One

by Doc
Wed Nov 24, 2021 3:44 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Prepare for Armageddona
Replies: 29
Views: 581

Re: Prepare for Armageddona

Yeah but you put out a million dollars on the chance you will get it back plus a profit. So is that housing going to be more or less expensive if you have to wait 5 years to get your money back? And remember in California there is a massive shortage of housing, with still growing demand. So does wa...
by Doc
Wed Nov 24, 2021 3:35 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Comedians - The Stand Up Profits of Our Times.
Replies: 5
Views: 188

Re: Comedians - The Stand Up Profits of Our Times.

The truth about the "tooth and gum disease" pandemic

by Doc
Tue Nov 23, 2021 8:00 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Prepare for Armageddona
Replies: 29
Views: 581

Re: Prepare for Armageddona

In the US? Yes. Start of paperwork to building complete in some states is 18 months. There are restrictions like available water is some places like AZ. Water has been short in CA but that has nothing to do with the current homeless crisis/scandal there. NYC has taken to deal with its homeless by p...
by Doc
Tue Nov 23, 2021 5:50 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Prepare for Armageddona
Replies: 29
Views: 581

Re: Prepare for Armageddona

Right, countless examples like that make it clear the phrase "free market" doesn't apply here at all. Or anywhere else! The closest was HK before Beijing messed it up. But is five years really that unusual? And maybe government should try to ensure that private industry doesn’t just kill us all? ht...
by Doc
Tue Nov 23, 2021 3:40 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Prepare for Armageddona
Replies: 29
Views: 581

Re: Prepare for Armageddona

What they don't mention is that it takes 5 years to get all the needed permits to build an apartment building in California Right, countless examples like that make it clear the phrase "free market" doesn't apply here at all. Or anywhere else! The closest was HK before Beijing messed it up. But is ...
by Doc
Tue Nov 23, 2021 2:46 pm
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Prepare for Armageddona
Replies: 29
Views: 581

Re: Prepare for Armageddona

What they don't mention is that it takes 5 years to get all the needed permits to build an apartment building in California Right, countless examples like that make it clear the phrase "free market" doesn't apply here at all. Or anywhere else! The closest was HK before Beijing messed it up. But is ...
by Doc
Tue Nov 23, 2021 8:35 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Prepare for Armageddona
Replies: 29
Views: 581

Re: Prepare for Armageddona

In a normal country with a true free market, we let the private sector make the decisions. At the end of the year, civil servants go out to measure the economic activity. So in a free market economy, developers will decide on how many apartments to build, based on their best judgement on the demand...
by Doc
Mon Nov 22, 2021 10:47 am
Forum: Current Events
Topic: Venezuela Regional Elections
Replies: 8
Views: 213

Re: Venezuela Regional Elections

Venezuela's ruling party, allies claim landslide win in regional vote https://www.presstv.ir/Detail/2021/11/22/671124/america-venezuela-polls-regional-local-elections-opposition-Maduro-Guaido Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro’s ruling socialist party has claimed sweeping victory in the country’s ...