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George3324 Wrote: Dec 11, 2012 7:45 AM
With regard to Mismatch and racial preferences: if the major concern is racial preferences, you can end up with a president of the United States, who is terribly mismatched for the job.
MadisonWannabe Wrote: Dec 11, 2012 7:49 AM
He is very good at what he intends to do ---- destroy this country. He has a lot of help from like minded people and useful idiots.
Ron781 Wrote: Dec 11, 2012 1:07 PM
I agree completely. I am reading the book The Amateur and have concluded it is misnamed. This man is a genius at manipulating people to gain power and to then change society to his desired Marxist form. It may be that we will have to migrate to Russia or even China where they have tried this stupid idea and found it didn't work and are changing to become more and more capitalistic.
Reginald10 Wrote: Dec 11, 2012 3:52 PM
Poland. The food's better, the people (and government) friendlier.

During the holidays, a shopping mall can be more like a shopping maul. One way to avoid that scene is to give books as Christmas gifts, since books can be bought on-line, painlessly.

A book that fits in with the holiday spirit is "No, They Can't!" by TV show host John Stossel. It is written with a light touch, but gets across some pretty heavy stuff about economics. The title is a take-off on Obama's old slogan, "Yes, we can!"

It is the first book I have read that asks a question about electric cars that should have been...