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20 Of The Most Embarrassing Moments In The History Of The Democrat Party

Susan1266 Wrote: Feb 23, 2013 5:43 PM
Dems have no ability to laugh at themselves. They ridicule conservatives but yell "racist" or "teabagger" when exactly the same comment is made by a conservative about a liberal. Compare Biden's gaffe a day that shall not be mentioned with the jokes made about of Palin.

For example, one will virtually never hear that the Palmer Raids, Prohibition, or American eugenics were thoroughly progressive phenomena. These are sins America itself must atone for. Meanwhile, real or alleged “conservative” misdeeds — say McCarthyism — are always the exclusive fault of conservatives and a sign of the policies they would repeat if given power. The only culpable mistake that liberals make is failing to fight “hard enough” for their principles. Liberals are never responsible for historic misdeeds because they feel no compulsion to defend the inherent goodness of America. Conservatives, meanwhile, not only take the blame for...