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debbierlus Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-20-08 12:35 PM
Response to Reply #16
31. They don't see it

If they actually viewed it as self-preservation, it would change.
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  -Uhm...Maybe the American PEOPLE are ALSO at fault.... debbierlus  Jan-19-08 07:43 PM   #0 
  - America needs Lee L. Mercer Jr. because  Gman   Jan-19-08 07:46 PM   #1 
  - I didn't vote for Bush. Not my fault.  madeline_con   Jan-19-08 07:46 PM   #2 
  - Collective Manifestation  debbierlus   Jan-19-08 08:00 PM   #5 
  - I buy American when I can.  madeline_con   Jan-19-08 08:25 PM   #9 
     - I don't doubt you are a good person doing the best you can  debbierlus   Jan-19-08 10:43 PM   #13 
  - But something like "the dominant mentality" amongst Americans, perhaps?  Ghost Dog   Jan-20-08 11:24 AM   #28 
  - Yes  stellanoir   Jan-19-08 07:55 PM   #3 
  - You don't think it could be Diebold do you?  midnight   Jan-19-08 08:25 PM   #10 
     - Diebold gets away with it because people dismiss election fraud as Conspiracy  debbierlus   Jan-19-08 10:53 PM   #14 
        - Yes, and the establishment encourages disbelief in conspiracies for this very reason  Echo In Light   Jan-20-08 08:33 AM   #22 
  - "All politics is local." - Tip O'Neill K&R  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jan-19-08 07:57 PM   #4 
  - Thanks, I think I offended some people  debbierlus   Jan-19-08 08:02 PM   #6 
  - Your'e welcome. I like posts that challenge people to think.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Jan-19-08 08:06 PM   #7 
  - He was WONDERFUL.  debbierlus   Jan-20-08 12:20 PM   #29 
  - recommend -- unfortunately it won't get the discussion it deserves.  xchrom   Jan-19-08 08:09 PM   #8 
  - IMPEACH CHENEY FIRST.  Karenina   Jan-19-08 10:12 PM   #12 
     - It is rather shocking it is only 200,000 people  debbierlus   Jan-19-08 10:54 PM   #15 
        - I cannot express my anger  Karenina   Jan-19-08 11:04 PM   #16 
           - They don't see it  debbierlus   Jan-20-08 12:35 PM   #31 
  - complacency - we're too comfortable - take away electricity, a/c, suv, beer, teevee..  Triana   Jan-19-08 09:08 PM   #11 
  - "the VAST majority of Americans are NOT active in politics" . . .  OneBlueSky   Jan-20-08 04:20 AM   #17 
  - Yep..we didn't get "here" overnight or by accident  Solly Mack   Jan-20-08 04:27 AM   #18 
  - Superb.  baby_mouse   Jan-20-08 08:21 AM   #19 
  - Well, Americans tend to get fixated on one issue at a time  Ghost Dog   Jan-20-08 08:28 AM   #20 
  - Americans will swallow ANY lie. ANY lie.  Echo In Light   Jan-20-08 08:34 AM   #23 
  - Well, without reading or much time for reflection,  Ghost Dog   Jan-20-08 08:48 AM   #24 
     - They choose what to make time for - and it's def not all "necessity" as many would use as a defense  Echo In Light   Jan-20-08 08:50 AM   #25 
  - Yes..  sendero   Jan-20-08 08:32 AM   #21 
  - Agreed. Having their tax dollars go to dropping bombs on families in other countries  Echo In Light   Jan-20-08 08:53 AM   #26 
  - Sad, but true (for many) not all - I say boycott tv  debbierlus   Jan-20-08 12:24 PM   #30 
  - Crisis causes change  debbierlus   Jan-20-08 12:37 PM   #32 
  - Sadly, I agree wholeheartedly...  timeforarevolution   Jan-20-08 08:54 AM   #27 

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