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It's Hard to Be a Republican

gcarlson705 Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 11:12 AM
So far he is the only one who makes any sense here! If you cant tell the difference between the Afgan and Iraq war,.. and if you are typical of your /republican base there is simply NO HOPE for you guys at all and heaven and the world forbid any of you get elected again. I am "WOWING" at the level of stupidity here - Call a spade a spade - In the age of information, it is no longer ignorance,.I am not one to call people names and do try to treat everyone with respect --. but please - You and your ilk make it difficult! lol
Even when the economy is terrible, when the incumbent Democratic president has not been able to demonstrate success on job creation or growth, and even when the standard of living for Americans is declining on his watch, the country will choose a Democrat "who cares about the problems of people like me" over the Republican. That alone is enough to make Republican heads spin for some time.

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