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  •  Small correction ... maybe (6+ / 0-)

    It's not that they think minorities and women are so shallow and clueless.  It's that they themselves are so shallow and clueless, they simply assume that everyone else is, too.

    Things work out best for those who make the best of the way things work out.

    by winsock on Tue Nov 20, 2012 at 07:15:11 PM PST

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    •  they think like marketeers (3+ / 0-)
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      winsock, Aspe4, BYw

      They assume that Latinos, like the rest of us, aren't just shallow: we're mindless. With the right emotional stimuli, they can make us vote however they want.

      To those who say the New Deal didn't work: WWII was also government spending

      by Visceral on Wed Nov 21, 2012 at 08:18:00 AM PST

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      •  Yes they do and so do we (1+ / 0-)
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        to a degree.  Campaigning is driven by "visuals" and "image" and "branding" and the selling of a product to the mass market.  Coke vs. Pepsi.

        Things work out best for those who make the best of the way things work out.

        by winsock on Wed Nov 21, 2012 at 08:51:36 AM PST

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