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  •  George Washington answered your (1+ / 0-)
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    question in his Farewell Address. He warned us about "cunning, ambitious, and unprincipled men." Human nature has not changed, so the Republicans in office will do what "cunning, ambitious, and unprincipled men" do. They will cunningly calculate what course of action will help them achieve their ambitions, no matter what principles they may throw overboard along the way.

    Might and Right are always fighting, in our youth it seems exciting. Right is always nearly winning, Might can hardly keep from grinning. -- Clarence Day

    by hestal on Thu Nov 15, 2012 at 04:25:10 AM PST

    •  Hmmm, that's interesting... (0+ / 0-)

      ....but I'm not sure this bunch of radicals will ever raise taxes on the rich. It's just not in their DNA. Tax cuts are religion now to these people.

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