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Carlos7 Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 3:44 PM
By the by ... What Stossel is saying is pretty much accepted Conservative thought. Libertarianism is a horse of a different color.
normfromga Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 2:25 PM
I think what he meant to say was: "What Stossel is saying is pretty much accepted paleo-conservative thought.

Republicanism has become a horse of a different color..."

Otherwise, he doesn't make much sense...
I expect that by the time you read this, President Obama will have been re-elected. Get ready for four more years of Big Bloated Government.

Hurricane Sandy didn't help.

The New York Times declared "a big storm requires big government," and my liberal neighbors agreed.

My science-challenged mayor, Michael Bloomberg, said the storm makes it imperative that America do something about climate change. He said this even though hurricanes have not increased and little evidence exists that man has much effect on climate. With Obama's re-election, we now will spend billions more on "green" strategies. But the Earth won't notice.

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