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America Is Two Countries, Not on Speaking Terms

momham33 Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 8:22 AM
I am well under 60. Gloat much? Eventually you will run out of other people's money and then what? He bought the Hispanic vote with an executive order but it doesn't solve the problem. Free education, free health care, free food, free housing, free gas but you are no longer free to make your own decisions about your life. May you live to regret your vote when he comes for you and what you hold dear. (That's not a typo - I hope you are alive to see what happens when we become Greece and you can reap what you have sown.)

You know who won the election (or whether we face another Florida 2000), and as I write I don't.

But whether Barack Obama is re-elected to a second term or Mitt Romney is elected the 45th president, the contours of their support during this fiercely fought campaign show that we live in Two Americas.

The culturally cohesive America of the 1950s that some of us remember, usually glossing over racial segregation and the civil rights movement, is no longer with us and hasn't been for some time.

That was an America of universal media, in which everyone watched one of three...