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'Cooling Out' the Voters

duke12 Wrote: Oct 31, 2012 12:16 PM
There is so much evidence against Obama the ony mystery is how anyone can ignore it. The kool aid drinkers are brain dead. The man should be impeached over Benghazi, as a starter.
Confidence men know that their victim -- "the mark" as he has been called -- is eventually going to realize that he has been cheated. But it makes a big difference whether he realizes it immediately, and goes to the police, or realizes it after the confidence man is long gone.

So part of the confidence racket is creating a period of uncertainty, during which the victim is not yet sure of what is happening. This delaying process has been called "cooling out the mark."

The same principle applies in politics. When the accusations that led to the impeachment...