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  •  Well we have elections (0+ / 0-)

    but as of late they are awfully jury rigged, see gerry mandering in North Carolina..

    True Britain was a monarchy, but check all the powers that have been granted to the President as of the Patriot Act. There are much less restrictions on his power and the police and military power than their used to be.

    It may not be a monarchy yet but it's pretty damn close to a tyrannical regime if we had a Republican President along with the Congress of Obstruction.

    Just saying....

    •  You can't vote a Monarchy out (0+ / 0-)

      Politicians make decisions based on what will get and keep them elected. Shocking, I know. If you are looking for someone to blame look to the slightly more than half of your relatives, friends, coworkers, and and other assorted acquaintances who voted, I'll say it again, voted for these shitheads. We're getting the government we deserve.

      It may not be a monarchy yet but it's pretty damn close to a tyrannical regime if we had a Republican President along with the Congress of Obstruction.
      That would mean we voted for them.

      We need to do better. Politicians are just going to do what they do.

      Patriot: the person who can holler the loudest without knowing what he is hollering about. Mark Twain

      by Deathtongue on Sat Jun 22, 2013 at 12:28:46 AM PDT

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