HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Retired » Retired Forums » Democratic Primaries (Forum) » "It's a human rights viol... » Reply #3
Joe BidenCongratulations to our presumptive Democratic nominee, Joe Biden!

Response to BeckyDem (Original post)

Sun Mar 8, 2020, 05:02 PM

3. Well


Ok, but letís see how the kid feels when heís of legal voting age. When I was 12 I thought President Ronald Reagan was the greatest thing that ever happened to America... because my dad was a republican. I learned to think for myself in college. Itís great to see kids involved, but there are so many examples of them changing views as they grow older that it kind of defeats the purpose. I know of quite a few young republicans who didnít stay that way, so I donít put a lot of weight into it.

It reminds me of that slightly creepy video of the kids who sang Obama praises back in 2008. I loved Obama myself, but I am also fully aware as they mature, kids develop their own ideas other than what is trendy or what their parents believe. They can reach it by high school age, or college like me. Some never change. Itís always fluid.
If I were to vote in a presidential
primary today, I would vote for:
Joe Biden

Reply to this post

Back to OP Alert abuse Link to post in-thread

Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Arrow 5 replies Author Time Post
BeckyDem Mar 2020 OP
AlexSFCA Mar 2020 #1
emmaverybo Mar 2020 #2
LineNew Reply Well
Todd79 Mar 2020 #3
BeckyDem Mar 2020 #4
Uncle Joe Mar 2020 #5
Please login to view edit histories.