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    I've been saving sig lines and bumper stickers and quotes I like for about a year.  Here's what I've got so far:

    Conservative logic: abortion kills unborn, which is bad, but guns kill born, which is freedom.  [Daily Kos: kos/markos, 16 Jan '13]
    Obama: self-described moderate Republican.  [Daily Kos: The Dead Man, Dec 2012]
    Univision News - Obama: "More Moderate-Republican Than Socialist"
    Barack Obama: So morally bankrupt that he thinks people who tortured other people to death should get a pass. Likes to prosecute whistleblowers and pot smokers, though.  [Daily Kos: expatjourno, Feb '12]
    Chris Hedges: Obama is a Disaster
    Maybe President Obama is Dyslexic. Keeps Getting Republican and Democratic Ideals Mixed Up. [Daily Kos: Wendys Wink, Dec 2012]
    The fact that the only Con Law prof ever to become elected president effectively ratified this dangerous development is the most distressing point of all.  [Daily Kos:  RFK Lives, 26 January 2013]
    “Why do people say "grow some balls"? Balls are weak and sensitive. If you wanna be tough, grow a vagina. Those things can take a pounding.”
    ― Betty White
    If you gave [Jerry Falwell] an enema, you could bury him in a matchbox. -- Christopher Hitchens [Daily Kos: gizmo59, 2013]
    Since when is the party that embraces all the top tenets of Satan allowed to call the God shots?  [Daily Kos: wyvern, 2013]
    You can safely assume that you've created God in your own image when it turns out that God hates all the same people you do.
     -- Anne Lamott
    I distrust those people who know so well what God wants them to do, because I notice it always coincides with their own desires.
     -- Susan B. Anthony

    I declare to you that woman must not depend upon the protection of man, but must be taught to protect herself, and there I take my stand.
     -- Susan B. Anthony

    “If a dog won’t come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.” -- Woodrow Wilson [Daily Kos: musiccitymollie, 2013]
    "When the powerless are shut out of the media, we will make the media irrelevant" [Daily Kos: Anonymous, 2012]
    A good start might be a note in your collection envelope saying you couldn't afford to make a contribution because you were saving up in case you had to start paying for birth control.  [Daily Kos:  Observerinvancouver, 17 April '12]
    No woman wants an abortion as she wants an ice cream cone or a Porsche. She wants an abortion as an animal caught in a trap wants to gnaw off its own leg.
     -- Frederica Mathewes-Green
    Going to church doesn't make you a Christian any more than standing in a garage makes you a car.
    There is no hell on earth appropriate enough for those who would promote the killing of another person, in the name of a god.
    If you quote the Bible, you already lost the argument.
    Information is abundant, wisdom is scarce. The Druid [Daily Kos: Far West Girl, 2012]
    We view The Handmaid's Tale as cautionary. The GOP views it as an instruction book.  [Daily Kos: Vita Brevis, 2012]
    What part of NO don't people understand? "Usually it's the "N" that confuses them. They expect "O" as in "O yes it will be my honor to serve your ridiculous whim." h/t Bubbanomics for the answer!  [Daily Kos: SallyCat 2012]
    "The Democrats have moved to the right and the Republicans have moved into an insane asylum." ~ Bill Maher  [Daily Kos: Constant Comment, Dec 2012]
    The religious fanatics didn't buy the Republican party because it was virtuous.  They bought it because it was for sale.
    "Put your big-girl panties on and deal with it." -- Stolen from homogenius, who in turn stole it from a coffee mug. [Daily Kos: Mother of Zeus]
    I am not religious, and did NOT say I enjoyed sects. [Daily Kos: trumpeter, Jan. 2013
    Facts do not require fiction or uninformed opinions for balance.  [NonnyO in letter, 2012]
    The effects of religious dogmatism on the lives of women have been transparently negative; they are consigned to a livestock-like breeding cycle.
    -- Sam Harris
    The last time we mixed religion and politics people got burned at the stake. -- [Daily Kos: irishwitch, 2012]
    If it's
    Not your body,
    Then it's
    Not your choice
    And it's
    None of your damn business!
    [Daily Kos: TheOtherMaven, 2011/12]
    Religion is nothing more than the arrogation of cosmic support for male dominance.  Without the big guy in the sky, we got nothin'.
    [Daily Kos: penguins4peace, 25 March 2012]
    "The problems of incompetent, corrupt, corporatist government are incompetence, corruption and corporatism, not government." [Daily Kos: Jerome a Paris, 2012]
    To be a Republican, you have to believe that our economic problems are caused by the poor having too much money and the rich not having enough. [Daily Kos: Tommy Jones the Band, 2012]
    Republicans only want government small enough to fit in a woman's private parts. -- Caroline Heldman, Professor of Politics, Occidental College
    I don't vote in your church; don't go preaching in my government.  [Crashing Vor, Daily Kos, March 2012]
    I'm struck by how the meanest, cruelest, nastiest people brag about how they live in a Christian nation. It's rather telling.  [Daily Kos: quoted by terrypinder 11 Apr 2012]
    Republicans:  Focus on jobs, not my uterus!  [JAM11, Daily Kos, 2-16-12]
    Never promote men who seek after a state-established religion; it is spiritual tyranny--the worst of despotism. It is turn-piking the way to heaven by human law, in order to establish ministerial gates to collect toll.
     -- John Leland
    The Confederacy killed more Americans than al Queda.  [Daily Kos:  rb608, Feb 2012]
    "Life breaks all of us, but some of us are strong in the broken places."
     -- Ernest Hemingway

    I'm sick of attempts to steer this nation from principles evolved in The Age of Reason to hallucinations derived from illiterate herdsmen. ~ Crashing Vor

    by NonnyO on Wed Jan 30, 2013 at 06:24:18 AM PST

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