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2012-11-21 Home Front: Culture Wars
Unions shut down traffic to LAX on busiest travel day of the year
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Posted by DarthVader 2012-11-21 10:47|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [1966 views ]  Top

#1 Well past time to remove unions from anti-trust and RICO exemptions.
Posted by Procopius2k 2012-11-21 11:15||   2012-11-21 11:15|| Front Page Top

#2 The port unions are planning a strike in the next few days to foul up supplies for the holiday season to get what they want.

I may not be the smartest guy in the world but it seems to me that these hijinks will just piss people off and lose the unions public support.

Then again I didn't think the American people would vote for slow motion suicide either.
Posted by DarthVader 2012-11-21 11:38||   2012-11-21 11:38|| Front Page Top

#3 Stuff for the holiday season is already in the stores. Retail stores began receiving Christmas merchandise this July. What isn't already at the store is in the warehouse.
Posted by Rob Crawford 2012-11-21 13:20||   2012-11-21 13:20|| Front Page Top

#4 Amend that -- ORDERING began in July. The stores have been receiving it for the last month or so; warehouses already have most of the Christmas merchandise.
Posted by Rob Crawford 2012-11-21 13:27||   2012-11-21 13:27|| Front Page Top

#5 Masters of public relations.
Posted by Iblis 2012-11-21 16:10||   2012-11-21 16:10|| Front Page Top

#6 Welcome to the future of the Democratic Republic of California.

Then again, if it was New York City, it wouldn't have been in the news.
Posted by Pappy 2012-11-21 16:41||   2012-11-21 16:41|| Front Page Top

#7 A TV station interviewed some of the "protester" and found most of them had no idea what they were protesting. The Union says frog and they jump. Worse than robots. Bugwits.
Posted by Deacon Blues 2012-11-21 19:24||   2012-11-21 19:24|| Front Page Top

#8 in related union news; on the same day that Hostess was approved to begin the liquidation process, the Boeing white collar union ( SPEEA) rejected the company's 2nd offer. guess they didn't get the memo about that little operation BCAC has going on in South ( no unions needed) Carolina, or that the newly approved for sale 787-10 ( middle fuselage barrel too big to fit in the Dreamlifter) would thus probably only get built in SC also.
Disclaimer: i have friends that are SPEEA members and i think that is really their only major flaw.....
Posted by USN,Ret. 2012-11-21 21:21||   2012-11-21 21:21|| Front Page Top

#9 I need a score card to keep track of all the players idiots.
Posted by Alaska Paul 2012-11-21 22:49||   2012-11-21 22:49|| Front Page Top

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