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Response to MineralMan (Original post)

Thu Jan 24, 2013, 04:02 PM

37. A celebration of defeat, uh?

Turn that frown upside down!

It is a topsy-turvy world ... when in a democracy those who are anguish over the continuing 'tyranny of the minority' in the U.S. Senate are accused of being the "defeatists and doomsayers."

Sometimes things are what they are: this is a defeat for the Obama agenda; it is a defeat for majority rule; it is a defeat for basic American principles of representative government.

To paraphrase: Some ... who celebrate defeat ... are not even on your side, despite their use of the word lefty or left in their screen names."

Thinking of Harry Reid ... on our side?



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