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  •  That is because you read my comment that way. (2+ / 0-)
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    virginislandsguy, Fogiv

    Not because that is what I said.

    I was using a manner of speaking to compare Democrats and Republicans, you took it as a personal insult. There isn't much I can do about those sort of responses, the eye of the reader can see what it is looking for in any combination of words.

    •  the whole point of your comment (0+ / 0-)

      was to upbraid the left as "childish," and hoping that it "learns its lesson" and "becomes the adult in the room" by sharing your view of obama's strategy as unambiguously good. you weren't comparing democrats and republicans, you were comparing the left with democrats like yourself.

    •  Look at the content of the comment ... (0+ / 0-)

      ... on a continuum of reality based versus cheerleading, it doesn't get very far from the cheerleading edge.

      Hundred of innocent people, including hundreds of children, killed in drone strikes are transformed into:

      He repaired our reputation among the community of nations by both showing our compassion and understanding while also bringing well-earned lethal justice to the most infamous international criminal of modern times.
      The destructive focus on deficit cutting, and the surrender of economic sovereignty to transnational corporations brand-named as "trade treaties" under the calamitously failed neolberal economic policies that brought our economy to the brink is swept under the rug by
      He saved the country - and indeed the world - from a calamitous economic meltdown which could have literally ended the modern era.
      The price for being annointed by the beltway establishment as "the Adult in the Room" is to abandon any ambition to make reforms that are sufficient to address the challenges that we face ~ on the economy, on climate change, in international affairs.

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      by BruceMcF on Wed Oct 03, 2012 at 10:44:20 AM PDT

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