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So, a Socialist, a Populist and an Opportunist Walk into the Country...

amiga Wrote: Jul 03, 2012 5:47 AM
"Because today the heirs to America’s mass movement history aren’t the Jerry Browns, the Howard Deans, the Bill Clintons or the Barack Obamas." They aren't the Mitt Romneys, either.
Frank130 Wrote: Jul 03, 2012 7:29 AM
Well put! Exactly my sentiments.
The USA not only deserves, but truly needs better!
Sadly, the USA will probably go "belly up" before it gets better.
Rosemary2 Wrote: Jul 03, 2012 8:08 AM
Oh, quit whining! Vote for Mitt, even if it means holding your nose. He's a darned sight better than Barack Obama.
Ron4594 Wrote: Jul 03, 2012 8:27 AM
Question: Could that also be said about Carter?

It is an axiom in the insurance business that insurance is not bought but sold. In 1935 Franklin Roosevelt sold Congress and Congress sold the U. S. the Social Security Act, the biggest, most comprehensive, most expensive mass insurance policy ever written. Since then its purchasers, the nation's taxpayers, have had occasion to read their policy carefully and, if they have detected no outright jokers, their reaction has been such that practically every politician in the U. S. from Franklin Roosevelt down has put revision of Social Security at the top of his must list.-  Pie from the Sky Time Magazine,...