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20 Only In America Ironies

sdingus Wrote: Apr 10, 2012 2:23 PM
Lemmi, I'm sorry for your handicap, but what most of us don't understand is *why* handicapped people who are able to skate and walk through an immense shopping mall (for example) state they need special accommodations when parking at a skating rink or a mall? Doesn't it make sense that, if you can do these things, you are just as capable as everyone else to walk to the entrance from anywhere in the parking lot? Of course, I am *not* including those who are in wheelchairs; they do deserve accommodations.

1) Only in America could politicians talk about the greed of the rich at a $35,000 a plate campaign fund raising event.

2) Only in America could people claim that the government still discriminates against black Americans when we have a black President, a black Attorney General, and roughly 18% of the federal workforce is black.

3) Only in America could we have had the two people most responsible for our tax code, Timothy Geithner, the head of the Treasury Department and Charles Rangel who once ran the Ways and Means Committee, BOTH turn out to...