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  •  Are we not all entitled to food as well? (3+ / 0-)
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    karmsy, TheDuckManCometh, mrkvica

    I hated that Romney included that in his list of the things to which poor people felt entitled. As if one should be pilloried for wanting to survive, damn it!

    "extreme concentration of income is incompatible with real democracy.... the truth is that the whole nature of our society is at stake." Paul Krugman

    by Gorette on Tue Dec 11, 2012 at 10:18:53 AM PST

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    •  It's part of their plan that we suffer. (4+ / 0-)

      Before Glenn Beck got too crazy and his career went down the tubes, he did a segment on Fox about how Depression-style hardship and want were "character building." This was all at the behest of the Kochs.

      It's here they got the range/ and the machinery for change/ and it's here they got the spiritual thirst. --Leonard Cohen

      by karmsy on Tue Dec 11, 2012 at 01:16:19 PM PST

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