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GOP Could Use the Whiskey the Tea Party Drinks

BuffaloBillie Wrote: Jan 07, 2013 7:52 AM
Georgia boy, I'll just bet you never have seen anything about the Second World War except for videos on TV. Bet you didn't know that we had rationing and DID NOT mind it because it was for the good of the country and might help save the lives of our boys. Bet you didn't know about black-out shades either. Bet you really don't know much of anything. Furthermore, you have absolutely NO idea how the Republican party thinks because people who vote for them only vote AGAINST the democrat/socialist/communists. The Tea Party is the only salvation for our wonderful country. God Bless America!

While many of our heroes have lost their gloss, Abraham Lincoln still shines brightly for many Americans because there is so much to learn from his life.

For example, in 1858 Abraham Lincoln was defeated in his race for the United States Senate by Stephen Douglas, making it Lincoln’s third electoral defeat in a row. As Lincoln emerged from the telegraph office into the rain-soaked street in Springfield, Illinois he lost his balance when his foot slipped on the slick boardwalk. Catching himself before he tumbled into the mud Lincoln muttered to under his breath, “A slip, but not a fall.”...