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phantom power Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-28-10 07:03 PM
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1. These people are completely a-historical.
A two-bit demagogue like Beck can tell them anything, and they'll buy into it.

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  -I think the takeaway is that we're supposed to return to the guilded age BayouBengal07  Aug-28-10 07:00 PM   #0 
  - These people are completely a-historical.  phantom power   Aug-28-10 07:03 PM   #1 
  - The ignorant and the fearful are the prime targets of the evil and the greedy...  BrklynLiberal   Aug-28-10 07:08 PM   #3 
  - They're on the low side of the IQ curve  lunatica   Aug-28-10 07:08 PM   #2 
  - They are convinced that 95% of tax revenues go directly to welfare recipients  Hello_Kitty   Aug-28-10 07:12 PM   #4 
  - There was room for other private actors  BayouBengal07   Aug-28-10 07:26 PM   #6 
  - I could buy that if the collective church was actually spending  Ruby the Liberal   Aug-28-10 07:21 PM   #5 
  - Really? You could buy that?  bobbolink   Aug-28-10 07:57 PM   #9 
     - Not buy the "troothiness" of the argument,  Ruby the Liberal   Aug-28-10 08:30 PM   #14 
        - OK, I get that. We need to be doing a better job of educating people about the downside of  bobbolink   Aug-28-10 09:17 PM   #15 
  - I think we're already  femrap   Aug-28-10 07:30 PM   #7 
  - That is so F'ing true.  Phlem   Aug-28-10 07:31 PM   #8 
  - Ask him how he expects everybody to pay their fair share.  rucky   Aug-28-10 08:00 PM   #10 
  - 'gilded' as in gold covered. The 'guilded age' might have been  Warren Stupidity   Aug-28-10 08:03 PM   #11 
  - This is what Mormons do.  ocd liberal   Aug-28-10 08:16 PM   #12 
  - Google 'Domionism' or 'Christian Reconstructionism'  pinboy3niner   Aug-28-10 08:22 PM   #13 
  - Farther back than the gilded age...  KillCapitalism   Aug-28-10 09:50 PM   #16 
 

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