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GM filling chapter 11

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by AUDITECH, May 29, 2009.

  1. May 29, 2009 at 4:16 AM
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    AUDITECH

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    Oh yea no one saw this coming. That was a good use of 15+billion taxpayer dollars.
     
  2. May 29, 2009 at 4:07 PM
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    ZonKs

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    yeah, what the hell, i feel good about it...:boom:
     
  3. May 29, 2009 at 4:13 PM
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    Incognito

    Incognito μολὼν λαβέ

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    Well, I don't see Toyota going out for a long time. :D
     
  4. May 29, 2009 at 4:18 PM
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    Damn... That's horrible. 14 plants to close. I feel so bad for all the employees of the company. They're in the crappiest position.
     
  5. May 29, 2009 at 4:33 PM
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    ImpulseRed008 Gone But Not Forgotten

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    It's not just the company employees... it's all the suppliers / haulers / etc that will be out of work. It's gonna snow ball....
     
  6. May 29, 2009 at 4:35 PM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    I thingk they deserve it, and they should have run the company better, but I think this will be felt all over the nation. :(
     
  7. May 29, 2009 at 4:44 PM
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    I just don't get how congress ran the automakers over the coals about how they ended up where they are, yet they just handed over $$$$$$$$$$ over to the banks/fannie/freddie with no restrictions.....
     
  8. May 29, 2009 at 4:45 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Makes me sick to think about that shit..
     
  9. May 29, 2009 at 4:49 PM
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    the automakers were only making the vehicles that people wanted when gas was cheap and they had a job
     
  10. May 29, 2009 at 4:51 PM
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    chris4x4

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    Well,, yes. I feel the big three compromised reliability, and other things in lou of larger paychecks.....Ultimatley, they are failing because they are not giving consumers what they want, and they are running the companies like shit....Not to mention the Unions...
     
  11. May 29, 2009 at 4:58 PM
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    I am union worker & am pro-union if it is done right. The UAW is not the reason the big 3 are going down, but they are absolutley not & have not helped matters.



    Toyota, TM closed around $80. today. Th 52 week HI-LOW is $106-$55
     
  12. May 29, 2009 at 6:24 PM
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    Im Union also, Brother! HOWEVER, I belive the Unions went WAY out of line with their contracts.
     
  13. May 29, 2009 at 10:12 PM
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