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  •  This is the face of anti-Obama south. (2+ / 0-)
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    TN yellow dog, MixedContent

    Working at the polls I saw these were the majority of people in the Republican camp--where you knew that's what they were, i.e. took Republican slate materials and blew off the Democratic slate. Sour white faces, not all of them old, but mostly so and definitely white.

    Force is the midwife of every old society pregnant with a new one. Marx

    by Marihilda on Sat Nov 10, 2012 at 06:58:05 AM PST

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    •  I worked the polls too... (1+ / 0-)
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      And saw plenty of

      Sour white faces
      bringing to mind William Burroughs' giving "thanks" for "decent churchgoing women, with their mean, pinched, bitter, evil faces."*

      Some people, you can't be proud to share a skin color with.

      *from "Thanksgiving Prayer", made somewhat famous by U2's retransmission.

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