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Can We Make Love and Not War? Sorry, No.

Original Saepe_Expertus Wrote: Dec 22, 2012 7:05 PM
A QUOTE: " Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere,diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies!" Groucho Max
gjmlb Wrote: Dec 23, 2012 10:56 PM
Loved the quote, need a little levity with all the sad and serious current circumstances, Thanks
renny4 Wrote: Dec 22, 2012 9:49 PM
Torr Wrote: Dec 22, 2012 11:38 PM
Yes, in general it does.

From my perspective though, i think the DC democrats politics is more like Invent a Marxist solution, then go looking for a problem to fix it with (re. gun control legislation). If a problem can't be found, await the first crisis, then adapt the crisis to fit the Marxist solution (re. Sandy Hook Ele.). If no crises avail themselves immediately, keep the solution handy for when a crisis happens (re.Fannie and Freddie mortgage melt-down), or until one can be "created" for the Marxist solution. (re. bogus health insurance "crisis" and the Marxist Obamacare)

We need a new foreign policy and we need to spend a lot less money.

That’s the message stock market is telling us.

It’s a message painted in big bold letters and we’d be wise to read it. 

We need a foreign policy that uses the proven lessons we learned from the Cold War; a policy that pares back our commitment of troops to combat operations.

We need a fiscal policy that we learned during the 30 years from the 1960s to 1990, when our economy only did well as we restrained government spending to an amount...