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Waiting for the Sequel

para_dimz Wrote: Jan 03, 2013 8:41 AM
You have got to get your head wrapped around the notion that the GOP will not deliver. They are, by and large, double agents for big government. Only when we abandon our estwhile allies, take a few risks with persons of "other" party affiliations will we break the monotony of this kind of story. I'm no longer counting myself as in the Republican camp. Sorry to the good guys in the party. There's just not enough of you and you really don't have the fire in the belly for the war you should be waging. Poor Reagan will be trapped by his name into supporting more of the same. He won't even be able to speak such heresy in his own closet. Nothing ventured, nothing gained. We're gaining nothing with Republicans. Democrats, OTOH are enemies.

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