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  •  by no means an innovation (3+ / 0-)
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    exterris, Demi Moaned, Ahianne

    but there is a complete and utter hollowness to their publicly stated goals, contrasted with those expressed in the excerpted passage from the "47%" tape.

    •  And I think the hollowness .... (2+ / 0-)
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      aarrgghh, adrianrf

      has always been there. But since the days of Reagan so much of the 'conservative' agenda has been implemented that the disparity is increasingly difficult to gloss over with clever marketing.

      "The smartest man in the room is not always right." -Richard Holbrooke

      by Demi Moaned on Thu Sep 27, 2012 at 06:49:38 AM PDT

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      •  except this time there's (0+ / 0-)

        nothing to gloss over. there's definitely an agenda but no plan anyone can see. "we can't go into specifics." has a presidential campaign before refused to offer their proposals for discussion?

        this feels like a one-note novelty (9-9-9) or vanity campaign (i'm talking to you, mitt), like when comedians or porn stars announce a run for office.

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