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Jakes Progress Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Aug-08-08 11:27 PM
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24. What the hell does this have to do
with anything we ought to be concerned about? Bill, John, newt, mccain. Who cares. If you don't think that 95% of congresmen and presidents haven't been guilty of this private sin, you are not very aware. Rich, powerful people think think they are different and are held to different laws. Always have and always will. JE said it himself - that he got to thinking about how great he was and started believing his own pr.

I read an article from several years back. The author had always idolized Willie Mays and finally got to meet him. Said he was very disappointed, that Mr. Mays was very conceited and self important. The author brooded on it for a while and then asked himself a question. If for the last thirty years of your life, everyone you came in contact with, everyone you knew constantly told you that you were a hero, a giant among men, the greatest living human - if that happened to you, wouldn't you start to believe it? We idolize and worship our leaders and our rich. I guess they just start to believe their yes men.

Who cares about someone else's sex life?
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