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Another one of those 1000 word pictures: The Right-wing side gives us the mountains of private garbage dumps, the hypocrisy of religion, guns and corporate pollution, payday predatory loans and senseless shootings, your world according to the GOP. Left-wing side needs no explanation.

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Your Country on Republican (left out the Shoot First Law)

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  •  +4/Rec'd for "IGotMine Estates" (5+ / 0-)

    but at first I thought it was about mineral rights under other people's houses. :)

    Happy little moron, Lucky little man.
    I wish I was a moron, MY GOD, Perhaps I am!
    —Spike Milligan

    by polecat on Mon Jul 22, 2013 at 07:00:05 AM PDT

    •  There was an excellant example of this: (3+ / 0-)
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      polecat, BlackSheep1, TracieLynn

      I don't recall the details all that well, but, in Sun Valley Idaho there is a plush golf course that is on leased National Forest land. There are also laws that allow mining claims on national forest land, even on land that has another lease.

      About 10 years ago an environmental group filed a mining claim under the 18th green on the golf course and roped it off from anyone else - - They called it the "mine all mine - mine"

      Blessed are the peacemakers, the poor, the meek and the sick: The "party of Jesus" wouldn't invite him to their convention - fearing his "platform."

      by 4CasandChlo on Mon Jul 22, 2013 at 07:39:46 AM PDT

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  •  Lol. (2+ / 0-)
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    polecat, zerelda

    Answer for the liberal who is confused as to why all the strip clubs are on the Republican side: Dude, have you ever BEEN to Texas, or South Carolina??  They have the most churches per capita, and damn near every church has 2 strip clubs/adult bookstores within sight of the church front door!  As for why the projects in Republican land, where else are the victims of Republican jobs and housing scams going to live?

    Thanks for the laugh.  I've had this comic up on my refrigerator for months.

  •  Tell it to Detroit. n/t (0+ / 0-)
    •  Really? (2+ / 0-)
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      polecat, TracieLynn

      Certainly a big component of Detroit's problems was the corruption and a lot of that was due to a corrupt dem machine there.

      But, I think far more problems were due to the Republican control of all the areas surrounding Detroit (especially north of Detroit, some of the most beautiful areas of the country) that systematically sucked resources out of the area, screwed the Detroit municipality in every way it could and refused to invest anything back into Detroit.

      There was also the dwindling respect for union rights in an area that practically invented the middle class - resulting in lower paying jobs all over with few benefits.

      Great comment focusing on one component of the dem side (and not even the dem - just corruption in any guise) while glossing over how Repubs used the whole situation to their benefit in the suburbs.

      Blessed are the peacemakers, the poor, the meek and the sick: The "party of Jesus" wouldn't invite him to their convention - fearing his "platform."

      by 4CasandChlo on Mon Jul 22, 2013 at 07:44:28 AM PDT

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      •  So the takeaway from your comment is that the (0+ / 0-)

        Dem 'machine' running the municipality was, in effect, powerless to prevent the loss of almost 50% of the population since 1967?

        People vote with their feet too, you know.

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