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by rshill7
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Letters To Ed :-)

"We've been duped by the Republicans. Kentucky Sen. and minority leader Mitch McConnell in a news conference one day after the election, stated that the single and sole goal of the GOP over the next two years is: to make Barack Obama a single term president. What an arrogant and obnoxious goal and statement. There agenda before the election was to get votes by promising that there first goals were jobs, the economy and health care reform. It seems their goal is to grab power, not to do things for the people that are in need of jobs and or unemployment pay, health care for those that don't have it, and the people losing their homes. This is the same party that wanted the auto plants and their suppliers to go out of business. We are just coming back from what they did to this country, and now we have them back to do the same things to our country again. What a mess the next two years is going to bring to this country. Talk about partisanship." Carl D. Leow Rogers Cit

 
 

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HuronHippie

SHRILL. Jeferson did not speak or write the quote you attributed to him. It came from Cesare Beccaria's Essay on Crimes and Punishments. Jefferson, however, did make a comment on the quote. He called it a false idea. Look it up. More right wing lies attributed to our founding fathers.

Posted 597 days ago.

amos57usa

norm..Without the 43 million for NASCAR the poor people in Indiana wouldn't be able to sit in their cars for hours on the way to watch cars turn left for hours.

BillO lost a third of his viewers and Hannity lost half his. As telescopes empirically show us the Genesis of solar systems. Gravity and science has won while the gods are joining the dinosaurs; life is good :)

Posted 597 days ago.

rshill7

It's certainly a "balanced approach" though isn't it? If you apply some 41:1 affirmative action points to democrats. In other words tilted 4,100% in their favor. $41 in tax increases to $1.00 in spending cuts, which aren't really cuts.

Posted 598 days ago.

rshill7

Democrats are in charge. Congrats. If it hadn't passed you'd be calling the Republicans obstructionists. Tax increases on 77% of Americans. Boehner might be Post Toasties for this vote. May not retain speakership. Does anyone see any spending cuts? Neither do I.

Don't forget continued tax credits for "green" energy. That's the energy that burns greenbacks and nothing else.

Posted 598 days ago.

normanlake

With all the drama they could muster, the Senate, and the House drama queens have provided huge corporate handouts we will most likely not hear about...Nascar racetrack builders get tax breaks amounting to 43Million over two years. Tax credits for Railroads, a private enterprise, 100 million (or so).Hollywood subsidies, to the tune of 150 Million. Again.(or so). Tax breaks for Mining Corporations to provide Safety equipment and training! Subsidies to Goldman Sachs for 1.6 Billion Tax Free for New headquarters.9 Billion for OFF SHORE financing (a loophole)for Banks! Tax Credits for Foreign Subsidiaries (1.5 Billion from 2010-2011). Nothing for Hurrican Sandy Relief, however. Leadership? No. Smaller Government? No. Bullshirt? YES.

Posted 598 days ago.

rshill7

Also you've dishonored yourself again with this stupid filthy lie:

"Conservatives are concerned only with the Second Amendment."

Lying pig.

When you pray, do you start like this: "Dear Father of Lies..."

Posted 598 days ago.

rshill7

Without the second amendment, the others are worthless. The second amendment was designed to protect us from out of control government. Genocide always follows the disarming of citizens. I'd say genocide is a thing we might want to avoid.

Also, the "real Agenda 21" is Agenda 21. The real threats to our Constitution are also real. The NY Times (fishwrap of record) calls the Constitution archaic.

Michigan Republicans passed a bill our Republican Governor also signed, exempting Michiganders from NDAA. You like that right? Did democrats do that or did Republicans? Republicans did that.

Surepoopfoot. How does cutting taxes on rich folks hurt middle class folk? Nevermind, it doesn't. Let's see how middle-class folk are "helped" by this new tax increase on "rich folks".

Did none of you guys get a brain for Christmas? Nope. Your kids got their work hours cut though, right?

Dumb-a-s-s-e-s.

Posted 598 days ago.

normanlake

Conservatives are concerned only with the Second Amendment. Yet, when it comes to other liberties, like freedom to pursue happiness, they are right in line with the federal 'war on drugs', and federal marriage legislation. The Bill of rights gets trampled on with warrantless spying on American citizens (the 'war' on terror), indefinite incarceration without charges, citizen wiretapping(again, without warrant),and rights written in plain text under the Fourth(search and seizure, and warrant requirements), Fifth (due process, property forfeit), Sixth(speedy public trial, impartial jury and prosecution requirement to inform persons of charges), Eighth Amendment (cruel and unusual punishment-torture) since 9/11. Yet, the Second Amendment is the only one that seems to matter to neocons when it comes to safeguards against tyranny, and the only one we hear about from GOPTV (Fox'news')

Posted 598 days ago.

normanlake

Surefoot, that is the real Agenda 21...

Posted 598 days ago.

surefoot

Rshill you are a pathetic fool, our corrupt government and corrupt news put on a show of distractions. All Fox news has to do is put a piece of a rotten meat on a string and tie it to the fence and you like a dumb dog will be so busy working to get it, that the real truths go by without you ever discovering them. It’s no better with the other networks either.

What has hurt this nation the most was the lies of Free Trade and cutting taxes on the rich, both have hammered the working class of this nation.

Where is this destruction of our nation from the Free Trade policies ever laid out by the new media as they do with the fiscal cliff?

Posted 599 days ago.

rshill7

"The laws that forbid the carrying of arms .... disarm only those who are neither inclined nor determined to commit crimes. Such laws make things worse for the assaulted and better for the assailants. They serve rather to encourage than to prevent homicides, for an unarmed man may be attacked with greater confidence than an armed man." (Thomas Jefferson)

Posted 600 days ago.

rshill7

"Firearms stand next in importance to the constitution itself. They are the American people's liberty teeth and keystone under independence … from the hour the Pilgrims landed to the present day, events, occurences and tendencies prove that to ensure peace security and happiness, the rifle and pistol are equally indispensable … the very atmosphere of firearms anywhere restrains evil interference — they deserve a place of honor with all that's good." (George Washington)

Posted 600 days ago.

rshill7

"We don't let them have ideas. Why would we let them have guns?" (Joseph Stalin)

"If the opposition disarms, well and good. If it refuses to disarm, we shall disarm it ourselves." (Joseph Stalin)

In 1911, Turkey imposed gun control and then, from 1915 to 1917, 1.5 million Armenians were murdered.

In 1929, the Soviet Union imposed gun control and over the next 24 years about 20 million dissidents were murdered.

In 1938, Germany imposed gun control and then over the next seven years 13 million were murdered.

Posted 600 days ago.
 
 
 
 

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