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WiffenPoof Donating Member (676 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Dec-18-10 04:06 PM
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59. I Don't really Know...
...It isn't the country that I was raised in, that's for sure.

Wasn't it Teddy Roosevelt that stated it was our patriotic duty to criticize our elected officials and our government when it deserved it? In fact, didn't he say that it was treasonous not to?

Yet, we have arrived at a point where when we cricize the government we are called "America Haters" and "Blame America First." I hold to the idea that we are actually MORE patriotic than those who think we are traitors.

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