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  •  i think we'll peel off a few this time (2+ / 0-)
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    they lost

    some know they  were lied to ... by their side

    by chloris creator on Tue Nov 13, 2012 at 05:35:00 PM PST

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    •  the best we can hope for (3+ / 0-)
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      is that they will turn on each other

      I Support Puerto Rican Statehood

      by InsultComicDog on Tue Nov 13, 2012 at 05:40:00 PM PST

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    •  It's a spin cycle... (3+ / 0-)

      Victimhood -> fact free propaganda -> crappy candidates -> unwarranted enthusiasm -> electoral defeat -> purity excuses -> more victimhood.

      Eventually, people get tired of losing and/or being the victim all of the time and they start to spin off.  Like a highly recommended diary yesterday posed: the question is, are they creating more victims faster than others are spinning off and dying?  The answer is most likely 'no'.  But the problem is that the those who are left are so obsessed by their own victimhood that they become dangerous zealots.  Beware the witch hunts.

      Hillary Rodham Clinton/Julian Castro - 2016

      by RichM on Wed Nov 14, 2012 at 07:51:58 AM PST

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      •  Why would anyone get tired of losing, (0+ / 0-)

        when it's "proof" to them that they are the virtuous minority?

        They would probably consider it as a matter of turning evil if they found themselves on the same side as a society where women have sex before marriage, gay people are treated as citizens, and non-Christian religions are practiced openly.

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