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lostnotforgotten Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Apr-30-09 04:49 AM
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3. I'm 53 - My Memories Of Reagan Are Mush Less Than Fond
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  -Does anyone under 30 have any good memories of Raygun? pstokely  Apr-30-09 04:35 AM   #0 
  - while they may not have personal memories, reading helps a lot  JI7   Apr-30-09 04:44 AM   #1 
  - I was alive (albeit young) but I don't remember the appeal  Jeep789   Apr-30-09 04:49 AM   #2 
     - That's because Saint Ronnie's popularity is a myth.  Lasher   Apr-30-09 05:53 AM   #10 
        - Yeah, it was just a myth...  Zywiec   Apr-30-09 05:56 AM   #11 
           - That's intellectually dishonest.  Lasher   Apr-30-09 06:08 AM   #16 
           - Well Nixon won with 49 states too, does that mean he was among the most popular presidents in all  WI_DEM   Apr-30-09 07:41 AM   #22 
              - And Junior was around 90% at one point.  Lasher   Apr-30-09 08:26 AM   #29 
  - I'm 53 - My Memories Of Reagan Are Mush Less Than Fond  lostnotforgotten   Apr-30-09 04:49 AM   #3 
  - Same here. n/t  drm604   Apr-30-09 05:34 AM   #6 
  - My Dad, who is a critical thinker to some extent, can't come to believe that Reagan was a jerk.  Democracyinkind   Apr-30-09 05:05 AM   #4 
  - I thought you were Swiss? Why would your dad feel sentimental about  Hannah Bell   Apr-30-09 06:08 AM   #15 
     - I'm both, Swiss and American. :-) May Dad is Swiss though.  Democracyinkind   Apr-30-09 10:45 AM   #32 
  - I'm 58 and never liked Reagan at all.  Misskittycat   Apr-30-09 05:15 AM   #5 
  - It's all marketing.  drm604   Apr-30-09 05:39 AM   #7 
  - Exactly right.  Lasher   Apr-30-09 06:04 AM   #13 
  - Reagan is a fabrication of RW talk radio.  bulloney   Apr-30-09 06:07 AM   #14 
  - whoa...  reprehensor   Apr-30-09 05:45 AM   #8 
  - He marketed racism and class warfare with a smile...  rfranklin   Apr-30-09 05:48 AM   #9 
  - 36  Norrin Radd   Apr-30-09 06:01 AM   #12 
  - Don't remind me  droidamus2   Apr-30-09 06:47 AM   #17 
  - I lost my virginity during his administration. That's about it.  shadowknows69   Apr-30-09 06:50 AM   #18 
  - No not really  Tyler Generation   Apr-30-09 06:58 AM   #19 
  - My memory of RayGun is kinda vague.  lpbk2713   Apr-30-09 07:06 AM   #20 
  - I can't think of any valid reason for anyone of any age  LWolf   Apr-30-09 07:22 AM   #21 
  - I'm not under 30  TuxedoKat   Apr-30-09 07:52 AM   #23 
  - I can't get over the dems who voted that guy in.  graywarrior   Apr-30-09 08:00 AM   #24 
  - I'm 29 with zero memories of him  tabbycat31   Apr-30-09 08:17 AM   #25 
  - I'm 25.5 (today) and I don't remember Reagan at all. My first political memories are of the  SemiCharmedQuark   Apr-30-09 08:18 AM   #26 
  - I don't know whether reagan actually had anything to do with it but he was given credit but  Bandit   Apr-30-09 08:18 AM   #27 
  - The original "teflon" man  Ishoutandscream2   Apr-30-09 08:25 AM   #28 
  - Nope. I was born in 1986 and St. Ronnie was the archetypal Evil Puke for me growing up.  Odin2005   Apr-30-09 08:28 AM   #30 
  - More and more, I agree with John Locke...  kentuck   Apr-30-09 08:28 AM   #31 
  - Reagan, and the 80's in general, sucked big-time.  callous taoboy   Apr-30-09 11:45 AM   #33 
  - dupe  callous taoboy   Apr-30-09 11:45 AM   #34 
 

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