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    CornSyrupAwareness

    It's frustrating to be a progressive, and sometimes a good rant is needed. But, realistically, politics is the art of the possible. Obama is the only president we've got, and it's not likely we could have done much better in 2008. (I caucused for Hillary. But she's certainly no flaming progressive either.)

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      BradyB, Australian2

      changing what is possible.

      Look at the shift from 1992-2013. NONE of that was possible.

      Republicans throw up shitty insane bill after shitty insane bill... and on the 23rd rep, it's law.

      Democracy - 1 person 1 vote. Free Markets - More dollars more power.

      by k9disc on Thu Mar 07, 2013 at 06:38:15 AM PST

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