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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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  -Canada's PM Harper: Economy too fragile for election Newsjock  Aug-06-10 02:10 PM   #0 
  - time to ride him out of town on a rail, complete with tar and feather overcoat  Donnachaidh   Aug-06-10 02:13 PM   #1 
  - Good thing that's not up to him to decide, eh?...nt  SidDithers   Aug-06-10 02:14 PM   #2 
  - Didn't he cancel another election with the help of the queen?  Renew Deal   Aug-06-10 02:18 PM   #4 
     - He used a procedural end run twice to shut down Parliament ahead of no-confidence votes. (nt)  Posteritatis   Aug-06-10 02:24 PM   #10 
     - That's why I call him the Pro Rogue  KamaAina   Aug-06-10 02:24 PM   #11 
     - No, he prorogued parliament...  SidDithers   Aug-06-10 02:26 PM   #12 
     - The Queen has ZERO involvement in our government  Canuckistanian   Aug-06-10 02:32 PM   #13 
  - As opposed to yesterday when he  EmilyKent   Aug-06-10 02:17 PM   #3 
  - Uh huh, same shit different day from little Stevie boy...  Spazito   Aug-06-10 02:19 PM   #5 
  - Isn't this creep the one who is allowing the mass slaughter of seals and their pups?  MoonRiver   Aug-06-10 02:19 PM   #6 
  - Harper is quite delicate, notice how he wears that helmet everywhere  CreekDog   Aug-06-10 02:20 PM   #7 
  - When are they going to get rid of him?  mmonk   Aug-06-10 02:22 PM   #8 
  - When the opposition gets a notochord and forces an election. (nt)  Posteritatis   Aug-06-10 02:23 PM   #9 
     - Good way to put it n/t  Canuckistanian   Aug-06-10 02:33 PM   #14 
  - USA wins!  JVS   Aug-06-10 02:34 PM   #15 
  - By the way, why is Chavez called a dictator but I've never seen the term applied to Harper?  JVS   Aug-06-10 02:36 PM   #16 
  - Poll numbers too fragile for election  marmar   Aug-06-10 02:36 PM   #17 
  - Pretty shitty economic plan, if it can't withstand an election.  JBoy   Aug-06-10 02:40 PM   #18 
  - Remember that was what the Bush administration was thinking  Bitwit1234   Aug-06-10 03:15 PM   #19 
  - IF ONLY Obama could say the same and get away with it!...uh  activa8tr   Aug-06-10 03:18 PM   #20 
  - I've heard many right wing radio hosts say Obama wants to eliminate elections.  AnArmyVeteran   Aug-06-10 03:30 PM   #21 
     - And in fact it was BUSH'S Homeland Security Dept  NYC Liberal   Aug-06-10 03:33 PM   #22 
     - Republican heads exploding, now there's a thought, and no guns involved. ... just  activa8tr   Aug-06-10 04:21 PM   #24 
     - Yes, I knew I didn't come up with an original Idea, Bush had come up  activa8tr   Aug-06-10 04:20 PM   #23 
  - Whatever happened to that Harper/neocon idea of having fixed elections in Canada...the year  applegrove   Aug-06-10 10:45 PM   #25 

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