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iamthebandfanman Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Apr-21-09 04:04 AM
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18. i think theres a fundamental difference between the extremes..
and that is,

in their extreme, youd be executed for not thinking EXACTLY the way they do...

in ours, not so much.

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  -A problem with "extreme" partisans right or left is.. Peacetrain  Apr-20-09 09:18 AM   #0 
  - Wonderful post.  Buzz Clik   Apr-20-09 09:21 AM   #1 
  - It is ridiculous to make a blanket claim about anyone voting Repub.  rufus dog   Apr-21-09 02:38 AM   #17 
  - Rec'd  Cali_Democrat   Apr-20-09 09:25 AM   #2 
  - the rw is just looking for that crack in our defenses so they can  NavyDavy   Apr-20-09 09:25 AM   #3 
  - Absolutely! Goverment by the extremes, on either side, is a recipe for disaster. nt  Windy   Apr-20-09 09:27 AM   #4 
  - Seeing 'grey' is what being a progressive is all about. Folks here have forgotten that. nt  Captain Hilts   Apr-20-09 09:49 AM   #5 
  - While I agree with the theme, I disagree that we are perched somewhere  RaleighNCDUer   Apr-20-09 11:28 AM   #6 
  - No I hope that you did not think I was saying we are all far partisans.. far from it  Peacetrain   Apr-20-09 12:03 PM   #8 
  - Here's the real problem with partisanship...  TTUBatfan2008   Apr-20-09 11:41 AM   #7 
  - Why bother talking to people who accept the Repuke definition of "extreme left"?  eridani   Apr-20-09 09:35 PM   #9 
  - I am bothered by the extreme center  Bjorn Against   Apr-20-09 10:02 PM   #10 
  - Brilliantly well said.  LooseWilly   Apr-20-09 10:14 PM   #11 
  - You might wanna mention the diff between partisans and ideologues  sampsonblk   Apr-20-09 10:45 PM   #12 
  - An interesting distinction.  LooseWilly   Apr-20-09 10:57 PM   #13 
  - I don't know...what does "extreme" mean anyway?  jonestonesusa   Apr-21-09 12:36 AM   #14 
  - Spot on. The use of those labels is the logical fallacy  Norrin Radd   Apr-21-09 01:57 AM   #15 
  - Extreme partisans are the folks that blindly support a person  Skwmom   Apr-21-09 02:09 AM   #16 
  - i think theres a fundamental difference between the extremes..  iamthebandfanman   Apr-21-09 04:04 AM   #18 
  - Here's what liberals got done in this country...  polichick   Apr-21-09 05:57 AM   #19 
     - lol. did you actually see the OP as a slam at the left?  cali   Apr-21-09 06:12 AM   #20 
        - Sometimes you're so strange. No, I didn't see it as a slam..,  polichick   Apr-21-09 06:27 AM   #21 

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