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Unread 08-30-2012, 06:19 PM
 
Location: OCEAN BREEZES AND VIEWS SAN CLEMENTE
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Originally Posted by stillkit View Post
So, "Change We Can Believe In" is better?

What moron in Romney's campaign came up with THAT slogan, especially since they've made so much hay out of Obama's similar campaign slogan from 4 years ago?

The Romney campaign just looks more and more amateurish every day. Frankly, I thought Rove & Co. was better than that!

If they can't do any better than that with a campaign, what on earth will they do with the country?


Bottom line, most people if true, are worse off then 4 yrs agao, we all know it! And we have witnessed it.
Obama is a baby, cry baby, do me no wrong, don't disagree with me or else, and we all know it.
Obama had the biggest lie of all his slogan of HOPE N' CHANGE, buy what it is i tell you, i expect you too!
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Unread 08-30-2012, 06:20 PM
 
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The Democrats should have the information. They are spending millions on TV etc. They should be able to hire smart people. They should be able to tell us how the country's problems can be adressed. Instead nothing but negative attacks day after day. Me thinks they are not as smart as they would like to be.
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Unread 08-30-2012, 06:21 PM
 
Location: On the border of off the grid
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They have to do something to excite their base of aging angry bigoted white people. They're fortunate to have an uneducated gullible base unlike the Democrats. Just tell them something is un-Christian or gay and they'll immediately come out against it like an army of drones.
Stereotype much?
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Unread 08-30-2012, 06:24 PM
 
Location: Arizona
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Why in the world does the GOP find it absolutely necessary to lie, misrepresent and basically tell tall tales almost all or the time? Are they so lacking in anything of substance? They never get into any kind of discussion of actual policy ideas. It's just mind blowing the way they can stand up there at their biggest do they have and lie, lie, lie to the American people. They must have an enormous contempt for the people who they are asking to vote for them.

Canadians sure are different. It's very usual for a party to actually print a document outlining exactly what the party plans on doing if elected. These policy papers will cover everything from taxes, justice system reforms, education, foreign affairs and so on. These policy positions that are written down make it possible to have an intellegent debate on the merits or lack of in the various platforms. It seems that this would be a very good thing to happen in US politics.
actually it is necessary just to keep up with the DNC
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Unread 08-30-2012, 07:20 PM
 
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Originally Posted by Quick Enough View Post
Anybody that is even faintly aware of our current financial condition knows that if something isn't don't to the existing programs they will go completely bankrupt.

Ezra Klein? "Ezra Klein (born May 9, 1984) is a liberal American journalist, blogger and columnist.
Ezra Klein - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Do you really expect someone like Ezra to say anything different?
The rest is just your biased opinion.
The same leftist pinhead of JournoList fame. Er..infamy.

JournoList - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Unread 08-30-2012, 07:28 PM
 
Location: Stillwater, Oklahoma
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Because they can and they have the money to get away with it for the most part.
If lying works on gullible people to vote for them, they are going to keep lying.
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Unread 08-30-2012, 07:51 PM
 
Location: The Retreat at Twin Lakes
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In the end, when tough times roll around, they've always ended up behaving like Keynesians. Now, with these Tea Baggers, they're prepared to send America over the edge, partially our of their abject ignorance and partly because they revile the idea of compromise. Compromise, you see, is evil.


Any substance you'd like to include in your retarded rant?



"In the end, when tough times roll around, they've always ended up behaving like Keynesians."

Have a link?

Quote?

Anything?


"Tea Baggers, they're prepared to send America over the edge, partially our of their abject ignorance and partly because they revile the idea of compromise."

Nope, you can't buy them off with borrowed money the way you can sleazy unions, corrupt corporations and millions of lazy welfare recipients.

Of course, that's the real problem liberals have with the movement, isn't it?
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Unread 08-30-2012, 08:01 PM
 
Location: not Chicagoland
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Originally Posted by RobinD69 View Post
Actually fact check proved Ryan correct about the GM plant. And you do realize that there was more than one set of votes on more than one set of recomendations.

Fox News has always spoke up but never get credit for it.

Bald face lies are politicians bread and water whether Dem or Repub, but the left only sees what they want to see while the right can see thru the BS.
You are lying:

FactCheck.org : Ryan’s VP Spin
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Unread 08-30-2012, 11:39 PM
 
Location: Beautiful Niagara Falls ON.
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He sure doesn't fact check out very well. The question shouldn't be, did he tell any lies in his speech but did he tell one single little bit of truth at all in this fairytale he told?
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Unread 08-31-2012, 10:14 AM
 
Location: Bigfoot Country
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He sure doesn't fact check out very well. The question shouldn't be, did he tell any lies in his speech but did he tell one single little bit of truth at all in this fairytale he told?
I am wondering that myself. The guy manages to come over as intelligent, articulate, and sincere, but what he says is complete hogwash. I can hear that he is articulate, but the other two adjectives are mutually exclusive. What I find sad is how little respect the GOP has for its people. But maybe they don't want the truth so much as to have a winner.
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