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On Christmas, Liberals Are By No Means Liberal

Matt65 Wrote: Dec 25, 2012 9:49 AM
If you want to know what doesn't work, just ask a liberal what they think is a good idea. Remember how overcome they were for Nelson Mandela.... who now leads a government hell bent on the genocide of whites in his country. Yep, liberals really know how to pick 'em.
HoovervilleFollies Wrote: Dec 25, 2012 12:35 PM
Nelson Mandela is now in his 90s and hasn't been president of South Africa -- a responsible member of the world community -- for many years. Some of that ignorance Mr. Sowell spoke of, Matt?
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 --...