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PowerToThePeople Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-01-05 01:58 PM
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48. Low IQs. Or a self-centered attitude towards life. n/t
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  -Why do so many people buy into the right-wing bullshit? bob_weaver  Oct-01-05 10:44 AM   #0 
  - Because the media presents it as fact.  lateo   Oct-01-05 10:45 AM   #1 
  - That's word for word exactly what I was going to post.  jobycom   Oct-01-05 10:46 AM   #4 
  - I truly believe that Democrats are of a higher intelligence level.  bearfan454   Oct-01-05 10:50 AM   #10 
  - They don't want to admit they have been duped.  bearfan454   Oct-01-05 10:46 AM   #2 
  - 35% isn't massive. Any occassional periods of higher support comes from  cryingshame   Oct-01-05 10:46 AM   #3 
  - Love your last line  alarcojon   Oct-01-05 11:08 AM   #26 
  - to point three - the left actually thinks policies are more imp  salin   Oct-01-05 11:23 AM   #31 
  - Not clueless...  lateo   Oct-01-05 12:39 PM   #38 
  - They have a strict-father worldview of politics.  brainshrub   Oct-01-05 10:46 AM   #5 
  - A nation always has a time  KingFlorez   Oct-01-05 10:48 AM   #6 
  - Telling them what they want to hear  cdb   Oct-01-05 10:48 AM   #7 
  - The daddy syndrome? Not grasping that the country so many  henslee   Oct-01-05 10:48 AM   #8 
  - they own the media!!!!!!!!!!! n/t  flyarm   Oct-01-05 10:49 AM   #9 
  - It gives them permission, even encourages them to voice their  greyhound1966   Oct-01-05 10:51 AM   #11 
  - Same thing happened in Nazi Germany  Boomer   Oct-01-05 10:52 AM   #12 
  - This country is divided into two groups  RagingInMiami   Oct-01-05 10:53 AM   #13 
  - People filter news/info for "facts" that support their existing worldview  CTD   Oct-01-05 10:53 AM   #14 
  - It's "Feel Good" Stuff  KharmaTrain   Oct-01-05 11:06 AM   #22 
  - Luck. They came at the right time and were willing to tell the lies  fasttense   Oct-01-05 10:55 AM   #15 
  - It's all about marginalization of groups  tularetom   Oct-01-05 10:56 AM   #16 
  - That's it exactly!  smirkymonkey   Oct-01-05 11:06 AM   #23 
  - Crudely put, but this is the more succinct description.  EST   Oct-01-05 11:58 AM   #37 
  - because a lot of people don't understand what the wingers are really  AmandaRuth   Oct-01-05 10:57 AM   #17 
  - Look; most think they're buying in to baseball, hot dogs and apple pie.  dave123williams   Oct-01-05 10:59 AM   #18 
  - Here's one take that I think is pretty right on for most of them.  CrispyQGirl   Oct-01-05 11:01 AM   #19 
  - three reasons  salin   Oct-01-05 11:05 AM   #20 
  - Good post.  Chi-Town Exile   Oct-01-05 11:07 AM   #24 
  - They throw the word "God" out there  Chi-Town Exile   Oct-01-05 11:05 AM   #21 
  - Because it tells them what they want to know.  Mayberry Machiavelli   Oct-01-05 11:07 AM   #25 
  - why? because it's easier.  leeman67   Oct-01-05 11:09 AM   #27 
  - Yeah; "God" forbid that they should  WritingIsMyReligion   Oct-01-05 01:27 PM   #45 
  - Its not that many, 1/3 of half that bother to vote.  newportdadde   Oct-01-05 11:14 AM   #28 
  - Letting others do your thinking is easy, and this administration  0007   Oct-01-05 11:15 AM   #29 
  - Notice how many right wingers  dretceterini   Oct-01-05 11:40 AM   #35 
  - Being brain-dead wasn't illegal the last time I checked  Lastlaughin08   Oct-01-05 11:18 AM   #30 
  - Unfortunately... nt  WritingIsMyReligion   Oct-01-05 01:28 PM   #46 
  - I Used to Just Laugh at Them...  tlsmith1963   Oct-01-05 11:29 AM   #32 
  - Those damn liberals want to take our guns...  B Calm   Oct-01-05 11:32 AM   #33 
  - feeds into fears, and lack. allows them to hold on to all and not share  seabeyond   Oct-01-05 11:34 AM   #34 
  - Because they have the most coordinated, sophisticated propaganda machine  tom_paine   Oct-01-05 11:42 AM   #36 
  - America (a sizeable portion anyway) loves bullies  ccbombs   Oct-01-05 01:08 PM   #39 
  - They play on base fears and base desires, that's why. It works  neweurope   Oct-01-05 01:09 PM   #40 
  - right wing  Parche   Oct-01-05 01:09 PM   #41 
  - People will buy camel shit,, as long as it's well packaged. That's why  Cyrano   Oct-01-05 01:18 PM   #42 
  - Its easy to just turn off your brain and buy into it. Plus, the truth is  ComerPerro   Oct-01-05 01:19 PM   #43 
  - Because they are Pavlov's Dogs,  WritingIsMyReligion   Oct-01-05 01:26 PM   #44 
  - Two words  omega minimo   Oct-01-05 01:55 PM   #47 
  - Low IQs. Or a self-centered attitude towards life. n/t  PowerToThePeople   Oct-01-05 01:58 PM   #48 
  - They ARE a minority, but they have wrestled control of the media  SoCalDem   Oct-01-05 02:04 PM   #49 

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