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  •  Of course it is (3+ / 0-)
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    KHKS, Onomastic, OIL GUY

    So is race, class, region, "values", etc. Even policy, in terms of vague generalities like "tax relief", "freedom" and "force projection" is a sort of identity marker. Most voters vote based on such identifying markers, not actual policies or performance. Therein lies the danger of democracy--stupid people vote.

    "Liberty without virtue would be no blessing to us" - Benjamin Rush, 1777

    by kovie on Tue Oct 02, 2012 at 06:29:51 AM PDT

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