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It's Hard to Be a Republican

gcarlson705 Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 1:48 PM
The guy/gal who commented above is exactly the type that are destroying the Republican party.. It will continue to get worse before it gets better as the younger more tolerant continue to come to voting age.The party of a less intrusive smaller government that you all now wrongly claim to have. Obama's success among some religious demographics also illustrated how economic issues, as opposed to culture war concerns, dominated the election cycle.
mhughes962 Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 4:44 PM
BTW have you talked to the young people these days? The only thing they are tolerant of is ideological monoculture. You could label the youth as Totalitarians through "diversity" or "tollerance". The most close-minded people i have ever met are liberals and specifically minorities. They have been indocternated to: hate the rich, hate whitey, hate buisiness, hate Republicans ect, and for no verifiable factual reasons, just animous and emotion that are the halmarks of the Democrat plantation...er "party"
mhughes962 Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 4:36 PM
thats the dumbest thing ive ever heard! if the economy mattered to the takers they would vote republican. By no reasonable, rational, empirical, sane, objective assesment can anyone claim that Obama has been good for the economy. The vast amount of the least educated people in this country vote Dem, they are not educationaly capable of understanding the economic arguments past who is labeled racist by the media. The useful idiots are on your side and all this election was about was a culture war. You are either obstinant, ignorant, insane, uninformed compleatly, or a combination there of
C.H. Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 2:39 PM
gcarl: You aren't a Christian so what difference does it make to you. You found your true party in the democrats. That's where you belong. I'm addressing people who call themselves "Christians" but vote pro-abortion, pro-gay marriage and anti-God.
gcarlson705 Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 1:50 PM
Tell them to get out - They sabotaged the once great GOP I used to belonged to. Tellthemto start their own political group like others - They can call it , The Theocracy party or something of ssort - Youdo this and the next elections are in the bag
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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