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  •  Perfect sig line !!! (0+ / 0-)

    I think that Republicanism is revealing itself as a personality disorder, not so much an ideology." -- Naomi Klein

    by AllanTBG on Wed Jan 16, 2013 at 10:36:38 AM PST

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    •  If you like that, and your own sig line (3+ / 0-)
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      Naranjadia, AllanTBG, bewild

      how about

      The modern Conservative is engaged in one of man's oldest exercises in moral philosophy; that is, the search for a superior moral justification for selfishness.
      John Kenneth Galbraith

      or

      Everything for ourselves, and nothing for other people, seems in every age of the world, to be the vile maxim of the masters of mankind.
      Adam Smith, Wealth of Nations (Note, not Wealth of Individuals)

      or

      It is very difficult to get a man to understand something when his salary depends on his not understanding it.
      Sinclair Lewis, I, Candidate for Governor, and How I Got Licked

      America—We built that!

      by Mokurai on Wed Jan 16, 2013 at 11:05:46 AM PST

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      •  Those are each in the list ! (1+ / 0-)
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        As are:

        Conservatives: "Ravenous predators masquerading as a political party of small government, fiscal restraint and moral piety." –Bill Moyers
        Newt's not a conservative. It's just that conservatives assume that someone so mean and hateful has to be one of their true believers and not just an awful person. (Inland on Kos)
        Modern Conservatism isn't simply about them owning as much as possible; it's also about breaking anything they can't own. - ontheleftcoast
        "Liberals feel unworthy of their possessions. Conservatives feel they deserve everything they've stolen." Mort Sahl
        "Liberalism is trust of the people tempered by prudence; Conservatism is distrust of the people, tempered by fear." Wm. Gladstone
        "Although it is not true that all conservatives are stupid, it is true that most stupid people are conservative." John Stuart Mill

        I think that Republicanism is revealing itself as a personality disorder, not so much an ideology." -- Naomi Klein

        by AllanTBG on Wed Jan 16, 2013 at 12:21:40 PM PST

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