Wendy60 wrote: The neoconservatives are the reason why Boehner is not putting up a fight. The neocons do the thinking for the Republican leadership on all matters of strategy and morality in politics. Boehner wouldn't take a dump if the neocons told him not to, and if they told him to do so, he would strain for hours. Neocons want tax increases, because paying higher taxes is a sacrifice. Neocons believe that the little people have to be forced into sacrificing for the "collective self," i.e., the state, because that is the only way to preserve the social order. What they...
Russia has some of the strictest gun laws in the world, including a ban on handguns. Beslan: 1,100 hostages of which 777 were children Dead: 380+ I school-shooting in a country with MUCH, MUCH greater gun laws than the US racked up a death toll that decades of school shootings in the US.
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