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Response to lifesbeautifulmagic (Original post)

Sun Nov 11, 2012, 06:09 PM

49. Don't get to excited

 

First post here, and I just want to say don't get to excited.

I'm 24, from Massachusetts in New Jersey going to grad school. (original plan was to go to Vancouver or Seattle but oh well)

Don't get to optimistic about us. I say this as someone who is well, well to left of the democratic party on pretty much everything and voted for Jill Stein and am in Occupy.

For every house like the OP mentioned, there are other situations.

Easily 1/2 of my "friends" from high school are at least conservatives. A select few are borderline An-caps or fascists.

Easily 1/2 of the people I knew in college are apathetic. Another 1/5 or so are conservatives if not Tea-Party types.

Out of those in my building who are citizens (about half of my building)In my building (all grad students) half are apathetic. Most of the rest are liberal, but there are several Ron Paul fanboys and Tea Partiers. There are A LOT of Paul fans my age, A LOT. These are doctoral/Masters students

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