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Swamp Rat Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Feb-28-05 09:18 PM
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43. Very good. Perhaps you could expand the part about:
Edited on Mon Feb-28-05 09:19 PM by Swamp Rat
"Americans are most easily governed when they are made to fear the strangers over there across the horizon." - This idea of otherness has its roots in 15th Century imperialism (you know, travelogues about those nasty Carib cannibals, etc.) and has been exploited to the nth degree by propagandists on FOX, CNN, et al. You might even fit Gingrich in there as well as Rudolf Hessian talking heads like Hannity, Savage, Coulter, Limbaugh, O'Reilly by drawing comparisons to other reichs.

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