fiver5: Taking money, from ME, against my will, and using MY money to buy a phone and give it to someone else, is not capitalism, no matter who gets rich.
fiver5: Endive Wombat: Oh no. How will the right spin their anger one? See, they are against the "Obamaphones" but love capitalism. They like the idea of the rich getting richer, but this is a Mesican earning the money...which means the earned money is not staying in the US and going to a foreigner...wow, this will be a tough one for themNo need for spin.Taking money, from ME, against my will, and using MY money to buy a phone and give it to someone else, is not capitalism, no matter who gets rich.
Saborlas: Considering the source of this article, I'm gonna whip out my Obamaphone and call bullsh*t./Reagan signed the bill into law, you idiots
ox45tallboy: dickfreckle: So why is "Obamaphone" so popular a phrase?Actually, before being picked up by Fox News, the phrase was popularized by "urban" folks in much the same way as welfare and unemployment began to be called "Obama bucks".
Tumunga: Silly Jesus: Vectron: Conservatards hate it when government programs work the way they were intended.[newnownext.mtvnimages.com image 607x310]Free phones for trash votes?FTFY
o5iiawah: Sounds awesome until you realize that programs like this put people out of work
Lee Jackson Beauregard: Carly Fiorina
Tumunga: Her vote done been bought, and shiat.
"...a 20% tax break to the richest Americans, reductions in capital gains taxes, and cuts to entitlement programs that help the needy!""Sold! To the Mormon in the blue suit!"
SevenizGud: Reward the fail, America.
Tumunga: No, I don't want the government buying votes. Free phone at their house? I'm in. Free cell phones, plus the phone at their house, they're buying votes, just like that Miss in the viral video. Her vote done been bought, and shiat.
I AM REALLY UPSET THAT LEGISLATION SIGNED BY A REPUBLICAN, EXPANDED ON BY A REPUBLICAN IS BEING USED TO THE BENEFIT OF BLACK PEOPLE.
homelessdude: Here is a pretty good run down of the program and how it actually (sort of) dates back to the early 1900s.The Obama Phone?FactCheck.Orgposted on October 29, 2009[factcheck.org/2009/10/the-obama-phone] As to who is making money off of it? Well that is up for debate.....but you know somebody is.
Cletus C.: Saborlas: Considering the source of this article, I'm gonna whip out my Obamaphone and call bullsh*t./Reagan signed the bill into law, you idiotsShouldn't they be called Regaphones then? Why is Obama stealing the credit?
Hello.Yes, this is Reaganphone.
the.swartz: It's Obama that extended the Reagan bill to include cell phones in addition to land lines, or in favor of land lines.
Posted December 8, 2008 at 10:58 a.m.
OgreMagi: FTFA:A Mexican telecom mogul who holds the title of world's richest man, and one of President Obama's top donors ...Isn't accepting campaign donations from foreign nationals illegal?
Sleeping Monkey: Is there nothing that won't outrage the right?
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