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Poll: 53 Percent of Democrats Hold Favorable View of Socialism

JamesB2 Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 9:11 AM
From each according to his ability and to each according to his needs. Apparently 51% of the country has a lot of needs but very little ability.
RGR25 Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 10:03 AM
Yeah, those disabled vets and the elderly are real deadbeats.
Publius4254 Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 10:36 AM
nawlins72 Wrote: Nov 30, 2012 11:18 AM
"Yeah, those disabled vets and the elderly are real deadbeats."

Who said they are deadbeats? One can be well off and still desire others to subsidize their existence. Doesn't the Left rail about "corporate welfare"?

Whenever conservatives bring up the s-word in political discourse, indignant liberals recoil at the term.  How dare you call us Socialists?  Fine.  Let's make a deal.  We'll abide by a self-imposed cease and desist order on the socialism label just as soon as you guys explain this to the rest of us (see the final line item):

Capitalism -- the system that built America into the unparalleled economic engine and global hegemon that it is today -- is statistically tied with Socialism among Democrats, on the...