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A Plumber To Snake The DC Drain

guestwho2 Wrote: Apr 29, 2012 10:36 AM
Don't forget that Operation Destroy Joe was aided and abetted by his own state government (of the people, etc.). Columbus bureaucrats illegally obtained and leaked his personal details. They received a slap on the wrist. It's laughable to hear leftists moan about money and corporations in elections when they control every government institution funded with your cash (forget the political party in temporary power...statists are statists). It's akin to fighting WWII while funding German and Japanese war manufacturing.

Some people enter the public consciousness willingly; others accidentally. But how one gets there has little to do with how one handles it once the national spotlight begins to shine.

Some step up. Some melt like an ice sculpture on a hot summer day. Because the spotlight doesn’t turn you into something you’re not; it accentuates who you are.

Similarly, progressives argue money corrupts politics. Not so. Money may be the means through which corruption is conducted, but honest people never seem to find themselves in those situations. They never have to walk away from bribes because the bribes...