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Thatcher and Reagan

Corndog2 Wrote: Apr 08, 2013 1:13 PM
I was converted from a Carter democrat to an staunch conservative by Thatcher and Reagan. Now my heart is broken watching obama, clinton, and the rest of the left undo what they accomplished. Rest in peace Iron Lady. I'm sure Ronnie is happy to have his old friend over to join him for tea.

Throughout their mostly concurrent terms in office, Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher and President Ronald Reagan were titans for liberty, close friends and staunch ideological allies.  Together, they helped relegate the Soviets' "evil empire" to the ash heap of history; separately, they employed conservative fiscal policies to rejuvenate flagging economies on both sides of the pond.  These irrepressible forces have now both left our world, which they changed for the better.  

In 1989, Reagan