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Democrats Are the Silent Majority -- For Now

noe_g Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 10:03 AM
I've been watching gopers for 65 years... they frack and drink water far away. they drill... and care less who is hurt.. so long as they make money. Levi's are now made in a Mexican village where EVERY stream is blue... no more farming down stream... so YES.... you will kill the old, starve the young, destroy the water, rivers, and seas.. so long as you make money doing it. AND I HAVEN:T TAKEN A PAYCHECK since 1967... I am self employed. I don't stay in business by cheating my help, screwing my customers or using government to destroy competition and eliminate my tax bill. yes... I am no Republican
Don't get too depressed, Republicans; the national decline will be divvied up justly. After all, in a liberal nation, there is no higher calling than fairness.

And a liberal nation it is. The electorate is complicated, and factors of culture and geography can dictate party identification more than any specific policy. And yes, the Republicans rolled out some ghastly candidates. But that shouldn't fool anyone; there's been a fundamental shift in how Americans view government's role in society, and the GOP is losing the argument.

There was no theoretical hope peddling this time around. There was a record. And Barack Obama also promised...