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  •  Great example about the Senate and the status quo (0+ / 0-)
    If he had known he wouldn't have said "I will close Guantanamo"...he would have made less definitive statements. Such as "I want to close Guantanamo".
    When it came time to come through, Democrats joined with Republicans to keep Guantanamo open. Republicans aren't the only impediment to the progress he has tried to achieve. Guardians of the status quo, who happen to wear the label Democrat, are also obstacles occasionally.

    "I am not interested in picking up crumbs of compassion thrown from the table of someone who considers himself my master. I want the full menu of rights." (From "You Said a Mouthful" by Bishop Desmond Tutu - South African bishop & activist, b.1931)

    by FiredUpInCA on Sat Mar 02, 2013 at 10:30:29 AM PST

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