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  •  That is the problem with Democrats. (8+ / 0-)

    As Will Rogers once said, "I don't belong to any organized political party. I am a Democrat."

    There are bloc votes among Democrats.  We all have our single issue voters. It is fact of political life, as any political science major will tell you.  For example, the FAA is not my favorite government agency, but I will usually vote for issues they promote, simply because I either see no alternative, or it is a matter of self preservation on issues I care about .

    There used to be a big sign in the airport pilot's lounge that was labeled,

    THE BIGGEST LIE IN THE WORLD:

    "I"m from the FAA and I am here to help you."

    The general who wins the battle makes many calculations in his temple before the battle is fought. The general who loses makes but few calculations beforehand. - Sun Tzu

    by Otteray Scribe on Tue Jan 22, 2013 at 08:55:01 PM PST

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