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liberalhistorian Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Sep-27-03 09:47 PM
Response to Reply #36
41. That's an excellent point,
most people are fairly neutral or apathetic politically, and they are the ones we do, indeed, need to reach. We're certainly not going to convert the wingnuts anymore than they're going to convert us (the day a wingnut converts me is the day I either kill myself or check myself into a psychiatric hospital!), so the vast middle-ground is who we need to focus on.
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  -I will be SILENT NO MORE-and neither should you! liberalhistorian  Sep-27-03 08:47 PM   #0 
  - Silence = death  Padraig18   Sep-27-03 08:49 PM   #1 
  - Go. liberalhistoria go!  Pepperbelly   Sep-27-03 08:50 PM   #2 
  - Wait  candy331   Sep-27-03 08:54 PM   #5 
  - I'm sure many are, indeed, coming down, but watch them all  liberalhistorian   Sep-27-03 09:06 PM   #13 
  - Where I live a lot of million dollar homes are being sold because  janekat   Sep-27-03 09:20 PM   #23 
  - Thanks! I appreciate any  liberalhistorian   Sep-27-03 09:08 PM   #15 
     - This is helping me too... This is like therapy! n/t  janekat   Sep-27-03 09:31 PM   #34 
  - every chance I get, LH....  ixion   Sep-27-03 08:53 PM   #3 
  - That's what particularly drives me crazy,  liberalhistorian   Sep-27-03 09:03 PM   #9 
     - while he may not defile it, as such, (because he's probably impotent)  ixion   Sep-27-03 09:52 PM   #43 
        - I know, and doesn't that just make you completely  liberalhistorian   Sep-27-03 10:05 PM   #45 
  - More power to you!  latebloomer   Sep-27-03 08:53 PM   #4 
  - what if you raised a zillion questions?  spooky3   Sep-27-03 08:59 PM   #7 
     - That is, indeed, a good question.  liberalhistorian   Sep-27-03 09:19 PM   #22 
  - Absolutely Speak Out  hail to the thief   Sep-27-03 08:56 PM   #6 
  - Go for It! I'm the ONLY Lib in my family and I get beat up all the time n/  janekat   Sep-27-03 08:59 PM   #8 
  - Yikes, the ONLY lib?  liberalhistorian   Sep-27-03 09:05 PM   #11 
     - I don't! We argue a lot... I only "pick" my battles. My mother hung  janekat   Sep-27-03 09:12 PM   #20 
  - Polarization and silence  DuctapeFatwa   Sep-27-03 09:04 PM   #10 
  - That's true, and that is, indeed, one of  liberalhistorian   Sep-27-03 09:12 PM   #19 
     - You're right, I mean make plans for dependents, etc first  DuctapeFatwa   Sep-27-03 09:21 PM   #24 
        - That's a good idea.  liberalhistorian   Sep-27-03 09:24 PM   #28 
  - You betcha!!!  JellyBean1   Sep-27-03 09:06 PM   #12 
  - My own wingnut relatives are the ones who have been strangely silent  QC   Sep-27-03 09:07 PM   #14 
  - Whoa!  liberalhistorian   Sep-27-03 09:17 PM   #21 
  - We're speaking, but it took a while.  QC   Sep-27-03 09:40 PM   #38 
     - I would imagine she is a nervous wreck  liberalhistorian   Sep-27-03 09:43 PM   #40 
  - Are you the one who's brother-in-law spit on his car?  janekat   Sep-27-03 09:27 PM   #29 
     - Same here!  liberalhistorian   Sep-27-03 09:29 PM   #32 
     - That must have been someone else.  QC   Sep-27-03 09:41 PM   #39 
  - Yes, you hit it right on the head, polite liberals are no better than...  Oracle   Sep-27-03 09:09 PM   #16 
  - Same thing happened to me  LibertyChick   Sep-27-03 09:09 PM   #17 
  - That's my point, exactly!  liberalhistorian   Sep-27-03 09:21 PM   #25 
  - Speak up!  populistmom   Sep-27-03 09:12 PM   #18 
  - I was amazed at what the wingnuts were allowed to get away  zidzi   Sep-27-03 09:22 PM   #26 
  - I have pretty well cut off contact with my most wing-nut family  greekspeak   Sep-27-03 09:22 PM   #27 
  - It definitely sounds like you're better  liberalhistorian   Sep-27-03 09:27 PM   #30 
  - Wow! Even Baptists are evil. What religion are they? n/t  janekat   Sep-27-03 09:29 PM   #31 
  - I'm never silent  prolesunited   Sep-27-03 09:30 PM   #33 
  - Good for you for sticking up for yourself and  liberalhistorian   Sep-27-03 09:53 PM   #44 
  - "Why are you talking that way about me? I am a liberal"  Cheswick   Sep-27-03 09:36 PM   #35 
  - More and more these days, I talk politics with anyone  gristy   Sep-27-03 09:37 PM   #36 
  - That's an excellent point,  liberalhistorian   Sep-27-03 09:47 PM   #41 
  - this fire-breeathing Dem hasn't SHUT UP  pansypoo53219   Sep-27-03 09:40 PM   #37 
  - Good for you!  liberalhistorian   Sep-27-03 09:49 PM   #42 
  - FDR meant well when he said ...  BEFOREATHOUGHT   Sep-27-03 10:08 PM   #46 
  - Good for you!  ewagner   Sep-27-03 10:37 PM   #47 
  - Remember, the only way to stop bullies  Lydia Leftcoast   Sep-27-03 11:04 PM   #48 
  - I would only mildly suggest  Arianrhod   Sep-27-03 11:12 PM   #49 
  - I agree ...  Hogarth   Sep-27-03 11:22 PM   #50 
  - You said it when you said you were fortunate  depakote_kid   Sep-27-03 11:47 PM   #51 
 

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