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LeighAnn Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Dec-02-05 12:35 AM
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14. "Always been that way, will always be that way"
"And there's nothing you can do about it"

That's what my aunt used to tell me, when I'd be trying to get her to take action about this, that, or the other. That was, until Katrina. Now this Bush 2004 voter is eager to "vote for Hillary". I'd like to see her engage in some civil disobedience, though, before that time.
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  -What is wrong with this country and our apathy? bluedawg12  Dec-02-05 12:07 AM   #0 
  - who cares  leftofthedial   Dec-02-05 12:14 AM   #1 
  - LMAO. Yup, that says it all...and while I am at it...  bluedawg12   Dec-02-05 12:19 AM   #3 
     - the Greenland glaciers racing for the sea  leftofthedial   Dec-02-05 12:24 AM   #6 
  - Bluedawg I have been asking this question  serryjw   Dec-02-05 12:18 AM   #2 
  - serryjw- Our motto chold be "Give us bright shiny things."  bluedawg12   Dec-02-05 12:21 AM   #4 
  - You have bright shiny things? I want bright shiny things.  Toots   Dec-02-05 07:05 AM   #40 
  - Kinda like how the Romans  Marie26   Dec-02-05 12:28 AM   #8 
  - Pre-empt the Super Bowl  serryjw   Dec-02-05 12:34 AM   #12 
  - Bread and circuses  justabob   Dec-02-05 09:54 AM   #43 
  - OOPS, just a bob...didn't see your post! Great minds and all that...  ThruTheLookingGlass   Dec-02-05 03:25 PM   #60 
  - Yes, "bread and circuses." Nothing's changed.  ThruTheLookingGlass   Dec-02-05 03:22 PM   #59 
  - Not so much that  kster   Dec-02-05 12:39 AM   #18 
  - It's because the democrats are so weak that no matter how bad  Solomon   Dec-02-05 12:24 AM   #5 
  - They are all republican lite  serryjw   Dec-02-05 12:31 AM   #9 
     - Exactly- we have given away the next gen's future- and all with  bluedawg12   Dec-02-05 12:34 AM   #13 
  - I have no idea  thefloyd   Dec-02-05 12:27 AM   #7 
  - We've been over thrown by a public relations firm hired by repigs  bluedawg12   Dec-02-05 12:39 AM   #19 
  - My problem with the Dem leaderships style is that I would like to see  bluedawg12   Dec-02-05 12:31 AM   #10 
  - They refined the psycho-babble the nazi's used to rile up the masses  killbotfactory   Dec-02-05 12:33 AM   #11 
  - The even refinded the Nurembrug rallies with TV coverage  bluedawg12   Dec-02-05 12:36 AM   #15 
  - "Always been that way, will always be that way"  LeighAnn   Dec-02-05 12:35 AM   #14 
  - money, greed, laziness, money, short memories, greed... nt  cry baby   Dec-02-05 12:36 AM   #16 
  - I know why.  Odin2005   Dec-02-05 12:39 AM   #17 
  - Propaganda, It's a Science Used Against Everyone  specimenfred1984   Dec-02-05 12:41 AM   #20 
  - Didn't tweety mention a repig public relations firm that actually  bluedawg12   Dec-02-05 12:44 AM   #21 
  - I suggest starting with Edward Bernays, nephew of Frued  killbotfactory   Dec-02-05 01:02 AM   #26 
     - Bernays is a neocon dream come true! Social engineering.  bluedawg12   Dec-02-05 10:49 AM   #51 
  - The effect of propaganda/psy-ops  gumby   Dec-02-05 12:45 AM   #22 
  - Karl Marx used to say America will fall like a ripe apple from a tree  bluedawg12   Dec-02-05 12:48 AM   #23 
  - And Ike warned us  gumby   Dec-02-05 12:52 AM   #24 
  - where are the angry children?  wwcsmd   Dec-02-05 12:56 AM   #25 
  - They are out there, the media just ignores them  killbotfactory   Dec-02-05 01:18 AM   #30 
  - Do we have any power to affect change?  bluedawg12   Dec-02-05 01:03 AM   #27 
  - You get exhausted. And the nefarious leaders of the neocons trust  applegrove   Dec-02-05 01:11 AM   #28 
  - Agreed. I'm really tired of it all.  Ladyhawk   Dec-02-05 01:28 AM   #32 
     - Keep it up. And I find you cannot take ownership of all the issues  applegrove   Dec-02-05 01:14 PM   #57 
  - It's very frustrating isn't it?  donheld   Dec-02-05 01:13 AM   #29 
  - A guy in my voice class says it's always been this way,  Ladyhawk   Dec-02-05 01:23 AM   #31 
  - They're saving Christmas  sandnsea   Dec-02-05 01:30 AM   #33 
  - If you keep the people scared, worried and scrambling, they  MsConduct   Dec-02-05 02:08 AM   #34 
  - I don't get it either  Skittles   Dec-02-05 02:22 AM   #35 
  - We're an empire in the decline phase  Golden Raisin   Dec-02-05 02:54 AM   #36 
  - I fear you are right  zippy890   Dec-02-05 05:24 AM   #39 
  - A dumbed down, supersitious populace is easier to control, but WHY?  bluedawg12   Dec-02-05 11:36 AM   #55 
  - when you heat your house from the neighbors woodpile.......  Porcupine   Dec-02-05 03:38 AM   #37 
  - greed, served with bread and circuses.  xchrom   Dec-02-05 04:45 AM   #38 
  - Bread and circuses. People have bread and the TV provides the circuses  kansasblue   Dec-02-05 09:18 AM   #41 
  - Blow up the TV's.  blindpig   Dec-02-05 09:52 AM   #42 
  - We love our stuff. We need our stuff. We're all about getting  Skidmore   Dec-02-05 09:56 AM   #44 
  - Excellent ideas! This is a David and Goliath siutation.  bluedawg12   Dec-02-05 09:58 AM   #45 
  - What to do to wake people up...  peace_on_earth   Dec-02-05 10:00 AM   #46 
  - In the face of incredible atrocity, this is a natural reaction.  porphyrian   Dec-02-05 10:03 AM   #47 
  - It Has Really Disgusted Me  tlsmith1963   Dec-02-05 10:03 AM   #48 
  - Lots of good stuff has been posted on this thread.  raccoon   Dec-02-05 10:17 AM   #49 
  - Can a civilization in a downward spiral ever pull out of it?  bluedawg12   Dec-02-05 10:38 AM   #50 
  - Because there is always someone else to hate and fear.  freestyle   Dec-02-05 10:51 AM   #52 
  - Hah! Found it! War is sell. The Rendon Group .  bluedawg12   Dec-02-05 11:18 AM   #53 
  - To be fair, the Rendon Group denied many of the claims  bluedawg12   Dec-02-05 03:12 PM   #58 
  - They'll care when they begin to lose their houses en masse.  SmokingJacket   Dec-02-05 11:25 AM   #54 
  - Why does the RW hate America?  bluedawg12   Dec-02-05 11:49 AM   #56 
 

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