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November Is a Plebiscite On the American Revolution

Henry VIII Wrote: May 01, 2012 12:08 PM
Geo Washington Abe Lincoln Ronald Reagan
wagoneer Wrote: May 03, 2012 9:31 AM
Have your read the Defining Moment by JA?
wagoneer Wrote: May 01, 2012 6:49 PM

sorry, but that is so funny!

if he believed in govt intervention, then why did he not intervene?
Ed468 Wrote: May 01, 2012 4:01 PM
Herbert Hoover was no conservative - he was a progressive just like TR and Taft - he firmly beleived in government intervention - The last true conservative president (one who did not look to compromise with the left was Coolidge.
wagoneer Wrote: May 01, 2012 3:12 PM
O, interesting points.

He started the War of Northern Agression!
ksatifka Wrote: May 01, 2012 3:02 PM

Nothing conservative about dishonest Abe. If he had been conservative, he would have allowed the South to secede. Prior to Lincoln we were supposedly a voluntary association of free, independent states. Lincoln changed all that & paved the way for big gov't run thru DC.
wagoneer Wrote: May 01, 2012 2:58 PM
my answeres:
W G Harding
H Hover

Ike, Richard and Gerald where "moderates"

I do not consider Reagan a traditional conservative. He was neo-conservative.
Henry VIII Wrote: May 01, 2012 12:27 PM
That's your opinion. Abe was the first Republican President., and he operated with conservative principles. You seem to be questioning you like Cal Coolidge better?
wagoneer Wrote: May 01, 2012 12:11 PM
right on GW.

but wrong on the other two.

try again!
Election Day 2012 will not be a presidential election. It will be a plebiscite.

Americans will not only be voting for a president (and a House and a third of the Senate). They will be participating in a plebiscite on the definition of America.

If Americans re-elect the Democrat, Barack Obama, they will have announced that America should be like Western European countries -- governed by left-wing values. Americans will have decided that America's value system -- "Liberty," "In God We Trust," "E Pluribus Unum" -- should be replaced.

The election in November is therefore a plebiscite on the American Revolution. The usual description...