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ayeshahaqqiqa Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Mar-09-08 11:28 AM
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13. He was an old-time Republican
if you checked out the platform of the Republican Party of 1860, you'd find it to be very liberal by today's standards-promoting public education through the establishment of land grand colleges, giving free land to anyone who would stay on it for a given number of years (Homestead Act), and a stand to not allow slavery to spread to the territories.
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  -Fuck you Jon Kyl... Texas Explorer  Mar-09-08 10:05 AM   #0 
  - He's a moron.  madaboutharry   Mar-09-08 10:06 AM   #1 
  - That's like blaming racism on Abraham Lincoln, isn't it? N/T  ayeshahaqqiqa   Mar-09-08 10:06 AM   #2 
  - It just galls me to no end to see our public officials go  Texas Explorer   Mar-09-08 10:12 AM   #4 
  - But they wouldn't do that because  wicasa   Mar-09-08 10:48 AM   #11 
     - He was an old-time Republican  ayeshahaqqiqa   Mar-09-08 11:28 AM   #13 
        - I knew that, but  wicasa   Mar-09-08 12:03 PM   #15 
  - i know! blitzer actually said something in favor of democrats too  iamthebandfanman   Mar-09-08 10:12 AM   #3 
  - i started watching then realized i was stepping in horseshit...fuck him, he's a useless shill  spanone   Mar-09-08 10:13 AM   #5 
  - Makes as much sense as Repugs claiming they are still the  rurallib   Mar-09-08 10:15 AM   #6 
  - Jon Kyl, a true AZhole. A real right-wing whore.  Lastlaughin08   Mar-09-08 10:17 AM   #7 
  - And I bet he has a wide stance.  lumpy   Mar-09-08 10:34 AM   #9 
  - Ok but....  sellitman   Mar-09-08 10:27 AM   #8 
  - Funny, but I remember eight years of reversing deficits...  johnfunk   Mar-09-08 10:42 AM   #10 
  - They'll be going through a new set of taps a day, they'll be  JerseygirlCT   Mar-09-08 10:49 AM   #12 
     - Yet McBu - er, McCain - got lovey-dovey with *W* earlier this week  Lastlaughin08   Mar-09-08 11:44 AM   #14 
 

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