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The Magistrate Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jun-29-05 01:49 PM
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2. The Kingfish Was A Helluva Fella, Sir
His career, and the political lines he employed during it, deserve close study, particularly where the need to rally working people against corporate exploitation is paramount.

"Never write what you can phone, never phone what you can say, never say what you can nod, never nod what you can wink, never wink what you can smile."
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  -What are your thoughts on Huey Long? coloradodem2005  Jun-29-05 01:44 PM   #0 
  - Actually , Boss of powerful  ewagner   Jun-29-05 01:46 PM   #1 
  - The Kingfish Was A Helluva Fella, Sir  The Magistrate   Jun-29-05 01:49 PM   #2 
  - Sounds like you've studied  ewagner   Jun-29-05 01:51 PM   #4 
     - Oh, he was corrupt as hell.  Kraklen   Jun-29-05 01:53 PM   #6 
     - Probably, Sir  The Magistrate   Jun-29-05 02:42 PM   #14 
        - I find this true  ewagner   Jun-29-05 03:27 PM   #15 
  - He was both.  smirkymonkey   Jun-29-05 01:50 PM   #3 
  - The Huey Long of the 1930's who helped FDR get social security  whistle   Jun-29-05 01:52 PM   #5 
  - Then there was his son Russell Long  whistle   Jun-29-05 01:57 PM   #8 
  - Both  onager   Jun-29-05 01:53 PM   #7 
  - Long had his ways of getting stuff done and speaking his mind.  davsand   Jun-29-05 02:17 PM   #9 
  - I lived in Chicago  ewagner   Jun-29-05 02:26 PM   #11 
  - everyone leaves a mixed legacy  mpendragon   Jun-29-05 02:23 PM   #10 
  - He was all of these things ....  H2O Man   Jun-29-05 02:35 PM   #12 
  - he knows alot about football.  ucmike   Jun-29-05 02:37 PM   #13 

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