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AnArmyVeteran Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Aug-06-10 03:30 PM
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21. I've heard many right wing radio hosts say Obama wants to eliminate elections.
People like Glenn Beck, Rush Limblah, Michael Savage and others have said on the air that they fear President Obama will try to eliminate elections so he can remain president. It's absolute lunacy but their regular listeners actually believe such nonsense. Seventy-seven percent of republicans believe Obama isn't an American citizen. Among the tea bagging crowd it's even higher. They will believe anything told to them by one of their right wing radio or television heroes.

I never would have imagined the height of ignorance in this country could ever be so high. With such a large segment of our population being so stupid I believe anything is possible, like revolution or regular assassinations. I haven't heard one right wing radio program that didn't regularly use violence-producing language. They are capitalizing off of the most gullible and ignorant using fear, racism, hatred and rage to manipulate their less-than-bright audiences.

We are living in very scary times and now that the top to the bottle of insanity has been popped, there is no telling where our country is headed. And not one republican leader has the guts, integrity or patriotic duty to their country to categorically dismiss and condemn the insane rants from the far right. Not one.
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