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Pelosi doesn't care

dmusgrove Wrote: Jul 15, 2012 11:27 AM
"Nancy Pelosi doesn't care" would indicate she is aware of something. Since she is a permanent citizen of la la land, whether by mental deterioration, drug or alcohol induced dementia, what she says can only be viewed as irrevelant or pathetic, but she is good for comic relief.
gerald280 Wrote: Jul 15, 2012 6:55 PM
I wonder how much time she spent with timothy leary.
geotay Wrote: Jul 15, 2012 12:38 PM
Do you realize how near she was to ascending to the Oval Office?

It’s often difficult to know where ideology ends and realpolitik begins.

Politicians claim to be pure partisans of principle alone — “statesmen,” to use the old-fashioned term. But observe their behavior and quickly their personal and professional interests shake out of their sleeves.

With the medical industry reform bill now almost universally known by Democrats as, simply, “the health care law” (as if there weren’t a thousand other such laws also dictating on aspects of health care) and by everyone else as, more simply yet, “Obamacare,” the game-playing and ideological posturing have become even more convoluted...