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skip fox Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Sep-17-09 01:16 PM
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Where is all this going? Our country has had some very hard times, but
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this current period seems to be as polarized and hateful as any I've seen in 62 years. The end of the 60s was bad, but not as bad and then we didn't have such miscreant idiots as Glenn Beck or as militantly callous and malicious manipulators as Limbaugh. Not to mention the hundreds who copy and/or try to top their ridiculous views.

People say Billy Sunday had a terrible influence on thousands, but
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  -Where is all this going? Our country has had some very hard times, but skip fox  Sep-17-09 01:16 PM   #0 
  - our real immigration problem is RUPERT MURDOCH and his  Donnachaidh   Sep-17-09 01:19 PM   #1 
  - Unfortunately, that sounds like righties against Acorn.  Gman2   Sep-17-09 01:27 PM   #2 
  - Hardly.  Zoeisright   Sep-17-09 01:35 PM   #4 
  - That is still a service, to liars.  Gman2   Sep-17-09 01:44 PM   #5 
     - Uh, no.  Zoeisright   Sep-17-09 01:58 PM   #7 
        - You cannot stifle the idiots, without affecting our freedoms.  Gman2   Sep-17-09 02:11 PM   #8 
           - That's ridiculous.  Zoeisright   Sep-17-09 02:15 PM   #9 
              - I would like to go back to public interest mandates too, but do you want to have  Gman2   Sep-17-09 02:25 PM   #10 
  - oh please -- no comparison  Donnachaidh   Sep-17-09 02:51 PM   #14 
  - Support reinstating the Fairness Doctrine  Lorien   Sep-17-09 02:42 PM   #12 
  - The Death of the Right  Dogmudgeon   Sep-17-09 01:33 PM   #3 
  - Their "ungracefulness" might pollute the country for anyone who  skip fox   Sep-17-09 01:52 PM   #6 
     - True, that  Dogmudgeon   Sep-18-09 06:19 AM   #16 
  - Worse than the 60's? Where are the race riots, students getting gunned down etc?  KittyWampus   Sep-17-09 02:34 PM   #11 
  - Thank you. Hell, I remember George Wallace standing on the school steps.  FormerDittoHead   Sep-18-09 08:04 AM   #18 
  - The end of the 60's featured mountains of body bags  Bluenorthwest   Sep-17-09 02:48 PM   #13 
  - I think we did, but we also had direction  blueworld   Sep-17-09 02:51 PM   #15 
  - the loonies seem to be really taking hold of the narrative  AusDem   Sep-18-09 07:58 AM   #17 
 

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