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My f___ing problem this week is conservative beliefs held by family. I just got back from a family get together and of course there were a couple of 2%ers to avoid discussing politics with.

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Twice per year our scattered family gets together.  We are variously located in New England (two of our family groups),  Western PA, and a Phoenix suburb.  The site rotates between the non-Phoenix sites.  As the Phoenix-area resident I do some serious flying twice per year.

The core family grew up in RI and moderate.  Right now there are two of our group of  six who are very conservative economically - they are our 2%-ers and don't want to hear anything about taxes being raised.

If I comment about voter suppression in PA I get a response about the new black Panthers.   Anything to dodge the truth.  You know the drill.  They hold a crazy quilt of conservative ideas - they are pro-choice but are climate change deniers.  

So tell our group here what ails you.  Go ahead and get it off your chest - you know you want to!

Originally posted to 2liberal on Sat Dec 15, 2012 at 04:00 PM PST.

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