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Rubio's Amnesty: A Path to Oblivion for the GOP

loadstar Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 8:12 AM
America can well use a few EDUCATED, high aptitude immigrants...but today's "advanced service economy" CANNOT benefit from ignorant, poor immigrants. We should attach green cards to the diplomas of all of those Asians we educate, and then send home to compete with us. In contrast, the Heritage Foundation calculates that EACH poor family of 4 ILLEGAL aliens will drain $1.4 MILLION more over a lifetime in benefits than it EVER pays in ANY form of taxes. So much for the facile theory that ILLEGAL aliens pay taxes and are customers also. When we allow millions of ignorant, culturally disparate to remain, we will simply accelerate the demise of America into a Third World, dependent-class nation.
Mike4166 Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 8:48 AM
Far too polite, load, they're not ignorant, they are illiterate.
loadstar Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 10:01 AM
they are surely illiterate in English...and most do not have H.S. degrees...some even just grade school level

Apart from finding out that Barack Obama did far worse in his re-election than nearly any other incumbent who won re-election, the only thing that perked me up after Nov. 6 was coming across a Time magazine published after the 2004 election, when George W. Bush won a second term.

In the mirror image of all the 2012 post-election analyses, the Democrats were said to be finished, out of ideas, hopelessly unpopular. It's like watching MSNBC, with the word "Democrats" replaced with "Republicans."

Democrats had thrown everything they had into beating Bush, crushing the Howard Dean wing of...