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Changing America

Leonard152 Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 11:56 PM
With due respect to Cal Thomas, I think we are beyond the prescriptions he recommends. The character and beliefs of the non-traditional body politic have changed too much for too long. Prejudices and misconceptions are too ingrained and unshakeable. The young, especially are beyond reach and unteachable by anyone except entertainers. Their heroes are not our heroes. They don't read the books we read or watch the movies we watched. We can't stand Bill Maher and they would puke at Red Skelton. The generational, cultural, moral, spiritual and intellectual divides are wider than the Grand Canyon. But there is a way that will convince even utopian dreamers and dedicated Marxists that the path the Democrats are leading us on is nihilistic and co

"The color of the world is changing day by day." -- "Les Miserables," the musical

A look at the electoral map indicates the Republican Party won in square miles. Unfortunately for them, electoral votes, not landmass, won President Obama a second term. Analysis from the Center for Responsive Politics estimated that total spending on federal elections would peak at nearly $6 billion, an all-time record. This spending included ads that carpet bombed swing states; yet we are still an almost equally divided nation. But America is rapidly changing.

Historically, the losing party turns introspective and asks itself how to...