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Rare Government check!

Discussion in 'Non-Firearm Item Classifieds' started by JRucker2004, May 2, 2009.

  1. JRucker2004

    JRucker2004 Beaverton Member

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    There aren't many of these out there. For only $10, I'll sign this check over to YOU!
    You can frame it and hang it on your wall to show all your friends just how idiotic the US Treasury is. I'm willing to bet it cost the tax payers more than $1 to print and send me this check.


    YOURS for only $10!!!!
     
  2. BigMac

    BigMac Hillsboro New Member

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    :thumbup:
     
  3. Trlsmn

    Trlsmn In Utero (Portland) Well-Known Member

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    Nominated for post of the week :thumbup:
     
  4. coctailer

    coctailer Portland, OR/Hastings, MI/Vancouver,WA I run with scissors.

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    Absolutely amazing:paranoid:
     
  5. MacBookProAR

    MacBookProAR Stayton Member

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    This proves that capitalism is totally alive and kicking
     
  6. ZeroRing

    ZeroRing 26th District, WA Active Member

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    The real question is... HOW much time did you spend on doing your taxes and all you could manage was a lousy ONE DOLLAR refund??? :rofl1: :D
     
  7. jimwsea

    jimwsea Vancouver, Washington state Active Member

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    With inflation. it will be worth 98 cents when you wake up tomorrow.

    But you KNEW this thread was going to go off-topic fast:laugh:
     
  8. fromotoc

    fromotoc Downtown Portland, OR Member

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    I used to get checks like that when I lived in california, except mine were for $4.
     
  9. dragonsden73

    dragonsden73 Salem, Oregun Active Member

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    My thoughts on our government.......

    :banghead: :nuts:
     
  10. BigMac

    BigMac Hillsboro New Member

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    The way I see it he workd it just right. He only loaned the government $1 all year. ;)
     
  11. finch6013

    finch6013 Oregon City Active Member

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    +1! I like to loan them as little as possible all year
     
  12. buyamonkey

    buyamonkey West vancouver WA Member

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    Good point,
    If you are getting money back, it's because you paid too much. I got money back and all I thought of was I could have used that money throughout the year. I went and adjusted my dependencies and gave myself a monthly raise, hopefully not too much I don't want to be owing the IRS any bucks.

    I believe a great man said.. It's better than a kick in the face with a golf shoe. Buy yourself something nice.:thumbup:

    Eddie
     
  13. Trlsmn

    Trlsmn In Utero (Portland) Well-Known Member

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    Bingo! we have a winner. :thumbup:
     
  14. aflineman

    aflineman Both South of Eugene and East of Portland. Active Member

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    :bluelaugh: That is so wrong in so many ways.
    (Would you take 50¢ for it?):drunk:
     
  15. JRucker2004

    JRucker2004 Beaverton Member

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    What do you think this is, some kind of joke?
     
  16. ZeroRing

    ZeroRing 26th District, WA Active Member

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    Indeed!! Personally I try to shoot for plus or minus $500 so I commend him on his precision. :D
     
  17. JAFO

    JAFO OR, USA Silver Supporter Silver Supporter

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    You should have donated 99¢ to the Presidential Election Campaign Fund to see if they sent you a check for 1¢.
     
  18. IrishFitz

    IrishFitz Happy Valley, OR Member

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    Well... YES... it does seem like a joke.

    Besides, knowing our government... I am sure there are lots of check out there for $1 or maybe even less. Our gov't will spend $10 to process a $1 check and you wonder why we are in the debt that we are.

    ...hmmm