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Progressives Simply Do Not Like The United States

C'mon Man Wrote: Apr 01, 2012 11:02 PM
xj8951 Wrote: 3 minutes ago (10:56 PM) Think about why they haven't done it yet -- Only a Simpleton thinks like that. Even Dumb as Dirt Bushie knew that wouldn't work. ___________________ I have that's Why Im Voting Democrat 1) Because socialism is 0-58 vs. the spread since 1917... come on dude, it is DUE 2) Because Republican women are smart, gorgeous, witty and classy....and I hate them for it. 3) Because I believe this country is headed in the right direction...toward destruction. 4) Because Democrats care so much about poor people they want everyone to be poor. 5) Voting for a black man excuses my rampant anti-Semitism.
C'mon Man Wrote: Apr 01, 2012 11:02 PM
6) Because the Soviet Union would have worked with the right people in charge & we're going to prove it

7) Because we must never return to the Bush-Cheney nightmare of 7% unemployment

8) Why visit the 3rd World when I can live in it?

9) Because basically, I'm too lazy to move to China...

10) When I drive, I like knowing that my car was designed by lawyers and assembled by a union
C'mon Man Wrote: Apr 01, 2012 11:03 PM
11) If democrats EVER get power in this country they'll end all war and close Gitmo

12) Because we still have too many jobs in this country.

13) Because I Demand the American Dream…and some other Sucker to pay for it...

14) I really want to experience Greece, but I hate traveling

15) They said they'd rob me last
Mark in CA Wrote: Apr 02, 2012 1:07 AM

Ever heard of Dahlia Lithwick? No? Don’t feel bad. I hadn’t either until I read her piece of … something or other … on Slate about the Supreme Court hearing this week on Obamacare.

A quick Google search turned up her Wikipedia entry, which tells me she’s a Canadian and contributing editor at Newsweek and senior editor at Slate. In other words, a committed leftist.

Lithwick writes:

This morning in America’s highest court, freedom seems to be less about the absence of constraint than about the absence of shared responsibility, community, or real concern for those who don’t want anything...