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cascadiance Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-27-05 07:12 PM
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20. I think that is the key!
Edited on Sat Aug-27-05 07:14 PM by calipendence
There are a few message boards that I don't even visit much any more, since I think the signal to noise ratio is so great, that mostly people just get off on arguing, and posts disappear quickly and are dwarfed by many RW idiots that don't know how to hold an intelligent conversation.

I feel I'm better served now by focusing my time on trying to get the word out on things that are so neglected by our media today to people who might be receptive to them if the mainstream media were informing them on it. I've done my damndest to try to get Sibel Edmonds known about to whomever I meet and know, and try to get some who are responsive to also take it upon themselves to do the same thing! It is frustrating when so many people you know, who you'd like to feel are informed and are well thinking people don't know much about some of these very important topics!

This environment does do some good, like forcing one to brainstorm and think about ideas on how to get the word out in other ways. Some ideas I have are things like getting more "political" postage stamps through to help promote and heighten awareness of these issues. I'm hoping to do that soon for Sibel Edmonds, but that is a work in progress that needs to cross some hurdles...
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  -What good does spreading the word do? HypnoToad  Aug-27-05 08:02 AM   #0 
  - Sometimes I feel that way, too.  zanne   Aug-27-05 08:06 AM   #1 
  - while you're doing that  evilqueen   Aug-27-05 08:07 AM   #2 
  - Tell me what I can do.  HypnoToad   Aug-27-05 08:12 AM   #5 
     - I think we have to pick our battles.  zanne   Aug-27-05 08:32 AM   #7 
     - I think that is the key!  calipendence   Aug-27-05 07:12 PM   #20 
     - I don't see it as "trying to convince others"  deutsey   Aug-27-05 08:38 AM   #9 
     - What have I done?  evilqueen   Aug-27-05 06:56 PM   #17 
     - Go back to your TV then...smell the flowers..whatever.  Al-CIAda   Aug-27-05 07:01 PM   #18 
     - The 3 points I make that grab their attention are irrefutable -  blm   Aug-27-05 07:08 PM   #19 
  - It settles my mind  BlueJac   Aug-27-05 08:08 AM   #3 
  - Exactly!  Gentle Giant   Aug-27-05 08:11 AM   #4 
  - See post 5.  HypnoToad   Aug-27-05 08:13 AM   #6 
  - What's up with the defeatist attitude????  converted_democrat   Aug-27-05 08:34 AM   #8 
  - Lead by example and clean your own cup  DanCa   Aug-27-05 08:38 AM   #10 
  - stay the course HT  mopaul   Aug-27-05 08:40 AM   #11 
  - I see it as I see voting:  coffeenap   Aug-27-05 08:52 AM   #12 
  - Spreading the word is very important.  Beam Me Up   Aug-27-05 09:22 AM   #13 
  - Well, you're trying to be a liberal evangelist.  Writer   Aug-27-05 09:32 AM   #14 
  - Read the last five pages of Confessions of an Economic Hit Man  1932   Aug-27-05 09:37 AM   #15 
  - not much anymore, except maybe assasination by COINTELPRO/DHS/etc.  wli   Aug-27-05 12:48 PM   #16 

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