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On Christmas, Liberals Are By No Means Liberal

LOIS44 Wrote: Dec 25, 2012 8:50 AM
Is America becoming the "lost tribe"? It does feel like we're wandering along aimlessly, looking for utopia, thinking we're almost there. If we just "tweak" this or that, everyone will eat at the same table of plenty, and no one will ever have to labor in the fields again. Of course the fields will dry up and stop producing, but that's for "someday", not to worry, we're too busy eating now. We've made sex education more important than history lessons, forgetting the past, and those evil folks who wanted us free. Freedom has a price, it's much more pleasant to be on the government plantation. Shelter, food, medical all provided without work or toil. What a wonderful life! Pass the potatoes!
tibby2 Wrote: Dec 25, 2012 8:59 AM
To a liberal a 1 degree Fahrenheit change over a hundred years is more real than a 1 trillion dollar a year deficit.
Random thoughts on the passing scene:

When I was growing up, an older member of the family used to say, "What you don't know would make a big book." Now that I am an older member of the family, I would say to anyone, "What you don't know would fill more books than the Encyclopedia Britannica." At least half of our society's troubles come from know-it-alls, in a world where nobody knows even 10 percent of all.

Some people seem to think that, if life is not fair, then the answer is to turn more of the nation's resources over to politicians --...