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"Forward" to the Past?

robby32 Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 3:20 PM
E1776 Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 4:06 PM
Don't understand most of what you write, pinenee, nor am I sure I believe it either. But I do have some questions. How did you acquire your wealth? Wasn't it during the time prior to the Obummer governmental aristocracy, prior to the government socialist central planning being implemented presently? If you are so "educated", then why do you not know how to write well? "Cold black skin", or do you mean "coal" black? How can you call Dr. Sowell a liar? Your statements make no sense. Please clarify.

The political slogan "Forward" served Barack Obama well during this year's election campaign. It said that he was for going forward, while Republicans were for "going back to the failed policies that got us into this mess in the first place."

It was great political rhetoric and great political theater. Moreover, the Republicans did virtually nothing to challenge its shaky assumptions with a few hard facts that could have made those assumptions collapse like a house of cards.

More is involved than this year's political battles. The word "forward" has been a political battle cry on the left for...