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I Think I Owe an Apology to George W. Bush.

WiliamGosset Wrote: Mar 13, 2013 5:51 AM
What does "prescient" mean? By using such words you are sounding elitist and that is exactly the OPPOSITE of what you are trying to express. Let the elitism go to the Chris Hayes (MSNBC) types whom no one can understand.
jkash1776 Wrote: Apr 21, 2013 1:01 AM
Only those who think that a 200 word vocabulary was sufficient would even begin to think a word I could spell in 2nd grade was elitist.
Mike1351 Wrote: Mar 20, 2013 6:22 PM
You were obviously sitting in front of a computer when you read the article. Why not paste words you don't know into your search bar and find out what they mean? Intentional ignorance is no virtue. Learning is fun. Try it.
Ed864 Wrote: Mar 16, 2013 1:16 PM
Get a dictionary, on-going education can do everyone some good.

William F. Buckley once noted that he was 19 when the Cold War began at the Yalta conference. The year the Berlin Wall came down, he became a senior citizen. In other words, he explained, anti-Communism was a defining feature of conservatism his entire adult life. Domestically, meanwhile, the right was largely a "leave me alone coalition": Religious and traditional conservatives, overtaxed businessmen, Western libertarians, and others fed up with government social engineering and economic folly. The foreign policy battle against tyrannical statism abroad only buttressed the domestic antagonism toward well-intentioned and occasionally democratic statism at home.

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