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"Forward" to the Past?

rwilco Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 8:52 AM
Barry Sotero is basically stupid--perhaps the result of smoking too much weed and counting on his mulatto muslim status to get him ahead instead of developing his mental ability and any skills that would make him useful for anything except hacking around a golf course; wonder if he cheats like is buddy Clinton? The Chinese are smart. And they are terrific imitators who saw that the free market system was an improvement over their failed socialism.

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...