You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login

Reply #4: How many different kinds of wrong can you be at once? [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Political Videos Donate to DU
saras Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Aug-22-11 09:56 AM
Response to Original message
4. How many different kinds of wrong can you be at once?
The quote is wonderful because it sums up so much about the worst values of the Republicans in one fell swoop.

"in the old days" - Ihe old days were better, and progress is wrong
"you won a war" - War have clear winners, and the cost to the "winning" society is irrelevant
"to the victor" - There can be only one winner. Alliances are made to be betrayed.
"go the spoils" - Wealth is not to be conserved or sustained. It is to be consumed or spoiled.
"all those rebels" - Authority is good. Rebels are bad.
"richer than the people of this country" - A high standard of living isn't important, being superior to another is important
"they're going to take all the oil" - Anyone, given a resource, will of course exploit it as fast as possible.

Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
  -Trump Warns Libyan Rebels Will Be Richer Than Americans If We Dont Steal Their Oil kpete  Aug-22-11 09:44 AM   #0 
  - What an ugly ugly man...  hlthe2b   Aug-22-11 09:48 AM   #1 
  - Well donnie just go fly there, don't wait, and tell them  Angry Dragon   Aug-22-11 09:53 AM   #2 
  - We're already pooer, because we have people like Trump living here.  tridim   Aug-22-11 09:56 AM   #3 
  - How many different kinds of wrong can you be at once?  saras   Aug-22-11 09:56 AM   #4 
  - Why wouldn't US taxpayers be reimbursed billions of dollars by the rebels?  MrTriumph   Aug-22-11 09:58 AM   #5 
  - sayeth a boy who was born on this base  fascisthunter   Aug-22-11 10:05 AM   #6 
  - Of course, he said it on Fox News... where they whip up the fear  David Sky   Aug-22-11 10:13 AM   #7 
  - You will notice the fear they are selling is . . .  Jack Rabbit   Aug-22-11 10:43 AM   #8 
  - He and his buddies didn't make enough selling arms to the rebels on the black market perhaps?  Skink   Aug-22-11 10:48 AM   #9 
  - Maybe Trump is shopping a new reality show.  JohnnyRingo   Aug-22-11 11:06 AM   #10 
  - Hey, T.rump...STFU!  SoapBox   Aug-22-11 11:07 AM   #11 
  - What the fuck does that even mean????  AlbertCat   Aug-22-11 11:25 AM   #12 
  - Who cares what you say, Donald, You weren't even born in this country anyway  W T F   Aug-22-11 11:41 AM   #13 
  - Goddamn that's one stupid mofo. How in the heck did he get so rich being  CleanGreenFuture   Aug-22-11 12:03 PM   #14 
  - All those rebels are going to be richer than the people of this country"  A Simple Game   Aug-22-11 12:38 PM   #15 
  - What makes him think  nineteen50   Aug-22-11 01:08 PM   #16 
  - Could someone send him an article about the petrodollar and world reserve currency ? nt  jakeXT   Aug-22-11 04:03 PM   #17 

Home » Discuss » Political Videos Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators

Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC