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America Is Two Countries, Not on Speaking Terms

Tarheelfedup1230 Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 2:45 AM
I am stunned by the number of people who voted for this feckless president. This is not the America I know. Everyone wants a handout. Legalizing pot. My God, the destruction in my family from drugs that started with pot. What are we coming to? I have paid for health insurance for years and now look forward to the panels deciding what procedures i deserve as a senior citizen. The only way the MSM will wise up is when they have a personal experience or the consumers speak to their sponsors . But I believe that the country is devoid of moral values as witnessed by its obsession with such shows as Jersey Shore and music filled with vulgarity and performers who set horrible examples for the youth.

You know who won the election (or whether we face another Florida 2000), and as I write I don't.

But whether Barack Obama is re-elected to a second term or Mitt Romney is elected the 45th president, the contours of their support during this fiercely fought campaign show that we live in Two Americas.

The culturally cohesive America of the 1950s that some of us remember, usually glossing over racial segregation and the civil rights movement, is no longer with us and hasn't been for some time.

That was an America of universal media, in which everyone watched one of three...