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Have We Lost America? Hell No!

aferndale Wrote: Mar 25, 2013 3:42 PM
Thanks for the pep talk. Hubby and I are selling 4 houses, 2 vehicles and a boat in CA this yr and heading south. By the next election we will be living in a red state where our conservative votes finally count. We have just begun to fight!
SugarLandSteve Wrote: Mar 25, 2013 8:26 PM
Just to give you something to giggle about....
ReddestNeck Wrote: Mar 25, 2013 3:51 PM
Too bad you can't sell them OUT of CA. CA doesn't deserve them.

It’s the easiest thing in the world to be a pessimist, and the least American. We’re optimists, and as tough as things are, as many skirmishes as we’ve lost, we haven’t lost this country to the left quite yet. If you had to choose between being them or us, you’d be crazy to choose being them. We’re going to win, and America is going to rise again.

Pessimism is a cop-out, an excuse to do nothing and wait for the end instead of figuratively fixing bayonets and charging head-long into the enemy. That military metaphor is no accident, because decades in...