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  •  Problem is they are inundated with propaganda (4+ / 0-)

    whether it be from Faux, their local church/televangelist, free anti-Obama documentaries on their cable provider, misleading mailers, etc.

    In order to change the South long-term, we need to dismantle the talking-point-to-dittohead misinformation pipeline that currently fuels the "angry old white guy" Republican base.

    Romney flip-flopped far more than Kerry ever did.

    by tojojo on Mon Nov 05, 2012 at 09:27:52 PM PST

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    •  Cities Are All Gays, Coloreds, Jews, Welfare Moms (4+ / 0-)
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      Every farmer is somehow supporting 100 crack babies.

      There’s always free cheddar in a mousetrap, baby

      by bernardpliers on Mon Nov 05, 2012 at 10:11:26 PM PST

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    •  The OTHER problem is (1+ / 0-)
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      they live in states where government is run--and run badly and corruptly--by republicans who tell them government doesn't work.  If you spent most of your life watching republicans unilaterally running your state's government, you'd conclude that government is incompetent and a waste of money too.

      "People who like government run it better." - Bill Maher

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