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Feds hold blueberry growers' harvest for ransom

Discussion in 'Current Events' started by Party Rooster, Sep 2, 2012.

  1. Party Rooster

    Party Rooster Unleash The Beast

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    Fucking ponderous.
     
  2. Atomic Fireball

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  3. SOS

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    No wonder Oregon's taxes are so high, to protect the country from the imminent threat of blueberries.
     
  4. mascan42

    mascan42 Registered User

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    [video=youtube_share;vc9vJC1gX7E]http://youtu.be/vc9vJC1gX7E[/video]
     
  5. Motor Head

    Motor Head HIGHWAY TRASH REMOVAL

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    So they got caught cheating their employees. Fine em and make them pay back wages. Holding a crop that can rot in a matter of days risks destroying the farms livelihood is bullshit.
     
  6. CougarHunter

    CougarHunter Lying causes cat piss smell.

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    Say fuck it, let the shit rot.

    Then file bankruptcy, and nobody gets nothin.
     
  7. SOS

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    ^ayn rand would have agreed
     
  8. stevethrower

    stevethrower Got Sig?

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    Dunno about Oregon but they pretty much flash freeze them here as soon as they get out of the field... plus Oregon has those grape sized high bush blueberries... ewwww.
     
  9. Party Rooster

    Party Rooster Unleash The Beast

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    Not really. Seems like a good old-fashioned shakedown.

     

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