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  •  I deeply hope that you are right and that he (6+ / 0-)

    falls into the pit he is digging. I have been telling people for awhile now that many of those ads are racist. My friends are shocked that I would say something like that. And they are getting tired of listening to me.

    Oh well. They'll either realize what I'm talking about or leave. It would be sweet to see Mitt prove my point though.

    Poverty = politics.

    by Renee on Wed Aug 08, 2012 at 04:40:57 PM PDT

    •  These same people are no doubt those who are (2+ / 0-)
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      offended when you point out the obvious racism of the Birthers.

      I'm going full asshole at this point.  I just ask if they have any idea how stupid they sound, and why they aren't pissed at the people who are teaching them to look like fools.

      I'm not looking for a love that will lift me up and carry me away. A love that will stroll alongside and make a few amusing comments will suffice.

      by I love OCD on Wed Aug 08, 2012 at 05:33:45 PM PDT

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      •  I'm in southern Ca and I have found that lots of (0+ / 0-)

        people that I run into are liberal, but unexamined and full of privilege and just clueless on the actual state of things. I grew up in Missouri, and I hear the dog whistles clearly. It makes for frustration on my part. I have friends who do get it. But I'm mainly trying to make headway with the ones who don't. Yet.

        Poverty = politics.

        by Renee on Wed Aug 08, 2012 at 10:17:00 PM PDT

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