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  •  Its math (7+ / 0-)

    I think everyone always knew what the "dog whistle" messages meant.  Thing is, there was a time when those messages brought out enough people to offset the outrage they generated.  As has been widely noted, that is not the case any more. Finally

    There is truth on all sides. The question is how much.

    by slothlax on Fri Nov 09, 2012 at 04:20:28 PM PST

    •  When "the system" says, (1+ / 0-)
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      "You need us," you're not part of the system. When the system says, "We need you," you are a part of the system.

      "A cynical, mercenary, demagogic press will produce in time a people as base as itself." - Joseph Pulitzer

      by CFAmick on Fri Nov 09, 2012 at 05:15:42 PM PST

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