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Let Obama be Obama

Cliff151 Wrote: Nov 22, 2012 5:08 PM
No, don't compromise. Just give the fools everything they want and hang on tight. The same thought crossed my mind on election day. Just like an alcoholic or drug addict, these idiots have to hit rock bottom and drag the rest of us down before they can be rehabilitated, if that's even possible.
Cleombrotus2011 Wrote: Nov 22, 2012 7:23 PM
Cliff, it seems like a good idea at the outset but giving them uncontested power, especially when (not if) things break down will result in horrors this country has never known.

You see the mentality of the constituency of these people in the trolls who haunt TH now. Imagine them with REAL power.

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