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    Re: Is Compromise a Thing of the Past

    Quote Originally Posted by Amazed View Post
    You go ahead and run with that...we are "profoundly" middle class and see right through "Progressive" Bullsh**.
    The middle class has been shrinking since Reagan.


    Quote Originally Posted by WI Crippler View Post
    It's true, because the Bush tax cuts are often improperly referred to as "the Bush tax cuts for the wealthy", when in fact they were tax cuts for everyone. But sensationalism sounds way better.
    That because Obama likes the cuts for the poor and middle class so he always says "repeal part of Bush's cuts, those on the wealthy"
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    Re: Is Compromise a Thing of the Past

    Quote Originally Posted by Amazed View Post
    Completely misreading the mood of the country....

    Wow.....the Country does NOT want "compromise" with Progressives...they reject them outright.

    If the Left brings violence we will match it....don't doubt this..SEIU pigs will reap what they sow.
    I'm sorry, don't progressives make up a substantial percentage of the "Country"?

    "We won, so **** what you want" is no way to run a country. (Except into the ground).
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    Re: Is Compromise a Thing of the Past

    Quote Originally Posted by What if...? View Post
    I'm sorry, don't progressives make up a substantial percentage of the "Country"?

    "We won, so **** what you want" is no way to run a country. (Except into the ground).
    If you won and most the developed world is going into the ground...

    Oh wait the losers are the ones running all those countries into the ground.

    I keep forgetting this stuff.

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    Re: Is Compromise a Thing of the Past

    Quote Originally Posted by Henrin View Post
    If you won and most the developed world is going into the ground...

    Oh wait the losers are the ones running all those countries into the ground.

    I keep forgetting this stuff.
    And living in the country is great because of all the fresh air and wildlife, so owners of airplanes should eat their spinach.
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    Re: Is Compromise a Thing of the Past

    You start with the premise that the "people" NEED the Gov....I start with the premise that the Gov "needs" the people.

    The Gov creaets NOTHING....



    Quote Originally Posted by xpiher View Post
    The middle class has been shrinking since Reagan.




    That because Obama likes the cuts for the poor and middle class so he always says "repeal part of Bush's cuts, those on the wealthy"
    Obama is NOT 50 feet tall, he is ONE inch deep.
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    Re: Is Compromise a Thing of the Past

    No, we won in Nov...and it's going to get worse for you in 12....basic math.

    Quote Originally Posted by What if...? View Post
    I'm sorry, don't progressives make up a substantial percentage of the "Country"?

    "We won, so **** what you want" is no way to run a country. (Except into the ground).
    Obama is NOT 50 feet tall, he is ONE inch deep.
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    Re: Is Compromise a Thing of the Past

    Quote Originally Posted by What if...? View Post
    And living in the country is great because of all the fresh air and wildlife, so owners of airplanes should eat their spinach.
    While I don't agree with the EPA nor is it constitutional you do realize Nixon did that, yes? Was he a progressive?

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    Re: Is Compromise a Thing of the Past

    Quote Originally Posted by Henrin View Post
    While I don't agree with the EPA nor is it constitutional you do realize Nixon did that, yes? Was he a progressive?
    Compared to the extremist right wing GOP of 2011 - he sure looks like one in many ways.
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    Re: Is Compromise a Thing of the Past

    Quote Originally Posted by haymarket View Post
    Compared to the extremist right wing GOP of 2011 - he sure looks like one in many ways.
    what part of their platform makes them EXTREME!?

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    Re: Is Compromise a Thing of the Past

    Quote Originally Posted by Henrin View Post
    what part of their platform makes them EXTREME!?
    racism
    homophobia
    xenophobia
    and pretty much attempting to destroy and roll back almost every political reform of the 20th century

    Just do your own research on the positions of Ron and Rand Paul and you will find out much more. But I suspect you know this going in.

    you can begin here

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Politic...ns_of_Ron_Paul

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Right-wing_politics

    http://tpmdc.talkingpointsmemo.com/2...and-silver.php

    http://www.theteapartyplatform.com/

    http://www.alternet.org/story/97907/...rbing_beliefs/

    http://www.lp.org/platform

    you are now officially on your own.
    Last edited by haymarket; 07-03-11 at 06:41 PM.
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