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  •  Democrats are (supposed to) work for change within (1+ / 0-)
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    the system. Occupiers work to change the system into something else. An elected official can't be both.

    Some men aren't looking for anything logical. They can't be bought, bullied, reasoned or negotiated with. Some men just want to watch the world burn.

    by Simian on Wed Oct 26, 2011 at 12:55:46 PM PDT

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    •  Thomas Edison said - (0+ / 0-)

      I haven't had a series of failures, I have just found a thousand ways not to make an electrical light bulb.
      We have found a lot of ways not to have good government.  I hope we can learn from the lessons of history, instead of continually repeating them.
      This is the basis for Technology.  Give a lazy man a difficult task, and he will find an easier way to do it.

      Come to the Dark Side, we have cookies

      by Evolutionary on Wed Oct 26, 2011 at 02:15:10 PM PDT

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      •  Insanity is repeating the same things over (1+ / 0-)
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        and over and expecting different results. Einstein.

        Some men aren't looking for anything logical. They can't be bought, bullied, reasoned or negotiated with. Some men just want to watch the world burn.

        by Simian on Thu Oct 27, 2011 at 02:08:01 AM PDT

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