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  •  Just a guess on my part, but didn't YOUR parents (0+ / 0-)

    have something to do with your precocious grasp of Dick's dickishness? Kids do sometimes rebel against their parents' politics, but not usually at such a young age.

    My country, right or wrong; if right, to be kept right; and if wrong, to be set right.
    --Carl Schurz, remarks in the Senate, February 29, 1872

    by leftist vegetarian patriot on Thu Nov 29, 2012 at 12:22:43 PM PST

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    •  Well they taught me to read at age 3, so yeah (0+ / 0-)

      My father also brought home the daily paper to discuss every day at lunchtime.

      I can say I was probably one of the very few 6-year-olds in 1964 with an actual opinion on the presidential election -- Goldwater looked like a grouchy old guy who wanted to blow us all up.

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