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Blue Belle Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Oct-24-07 10:09 AM
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13. Bread and Circuses...
placate the masses.
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  -Frankly m'dear, I just don't give a damn Indenturedebtor  Oct-24-07 02:51 AM   #0 
  - It's the Merkin way. recommended  dicksteele   Oct-24-07 03:17 AM   #1 
  - Yes - it's all about me  KT2000   Oct-24-07 03:19 AM   #2 
  - I think you have it pretty well scoped out.  Old and In the Way   Oct-24-07 03:23 AM   #3 
  - Don't we spend trillions of dollars to have a government  Beerboy   Oct-24-07 04:12 AM   #4 
  - I fear you are right. Is this why our leaders have gone silent?  zippy890   Oct-24-07 04:51 AM   #5 
  - I agree with you  Skittles   Oct-24-07 04:52 AM   #6 
  - How DO We Change The Way They Think?  send in the clowns   Oct-24-07 05:24 AM   #7 
  - We start with the kids.  Sugar Smack   Oct-24-07 07:36 AM   #9 
  - That's a big part of what made me care  Indenturedebtor   Oct-24-07 12:47 PM   #15 
     - I was w/you until  Pastiche423   Oct-24-07 02:38 PM   #20 
        - I read it as well.  Beerboy   Oct-24-07 11:48 PM   #23 
  - Too true, too true.  travelingtypist   Oct-24-07 07:31 AM   #8 
  - May I add one?  raccoon   Oct-24-07 07:49 AM   #10 
  - Excellent post.  unhappycamper   Oct-24-07 07:51 AM   #11 
  - Reality is sobering. Rec'd. nt  babylonsister   Oct-24-07 09:59 AM   #12 
  - Bread and Circuses...  Blue Belle   Oct-24-07 10:09 AM   #13 
  - Hit the nail on the head  catmandu57   Oct-24-07 10:21 AM   #14 
  - Hey, not so fast  BeFree   Oct-24-07 01:26 PM   #16 
  - Excellent post . . . . I think this dawned on me when my mother died  stranger81   Oct-24-07 01:31 PM   #17 
  - It's not just our government or TPTB, it's the people and our way of life.  darkblue   Oct-24-07 01:32 PM   #18 
  - "All politics is local." - Tip O'Neill  Tierra_y_Libertad   Oct-24-07 01:38 PM   #19 
  - May I add a few...  live love laugh   Oct-24-07 11:26 PM   #21 
  - That assumes it will already be too late by the time people are made uncomfortable enough to care.  porphyrian   Oct-24-07 11:31 PM   #22 
  - while i don't think mr. butler  RebelSansCause   Oct-24-07 11:51 PM   #24 
  - That ain't a post  GrpCaptMandrake   Oct-24-07 11:59 PM   #25 
  - We all are so lucky to have D.U. to read what is going on in the  midnight   Oct-25-07 12:19 AM   #26 
  - I hate the thought of this truth.  lonestarnot   Oct-25-07 12:22 AM   #27 
 

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