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  •  I hear you, but are Southerners and Republicans (0+ / 0-)

    watching? It strikes me as not a show they'd go for. But again, I really don't know. I can see that the show's creators are clearly trying to present these bigotries in a bad light so that's how I judge it. But of course to each his/her own.

    My forthcoming book Obama's America: A Transformative Vision of Our National Identity will be published in Summer 2012 by Potomac Books.

    by Ian Reifowitz on Thu Mar 29, 2012 at 02:27:14 PM PDT

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    •  Then a lot of people are not getting the right (1+ / 0-)
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      message. And yes, Southerners watch it too--I live in GA and talk to my much younger neighbors.

      The last time we mixed religion and politics people got burned at the stake.

      by irishwitch on Thu Mar 29, 2012 at 03:48:58 PM PDT

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      •  Fair enough. And point taken. (0+ / 0-)

        Thanks for the back and forth.

        My forthcoming book Obama's America: A Transformative Vision of Our National Identity will be published in Summer 2012 by Potomac Books.

        by Ian Reifowitz on Thu Mar 29, 2012 at 04:32:18 PM PDT

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