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Mr. Obama, I Am Unhappy That Obamacare Threatens To Kill Me

RickCaird Wrote: Nov 12, 2013 9:06 AM
I do not agree. Reagan forced the Russians to confront their problems and come to realize their system could not continue. But, it was the Russians who "unplugged" themselves, not Reagan.
lilolady Wrote: Nov 12, 2013 1:15 PM
Reagan being a superb poker player simply convinced the Soviets to match the US missile for missile which they could ill afford to do. When the people rose up Gorbie did not have what it took to manage so many problems coming home to roost all at once. He simply had no answers. More complicated than that? I am certain