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  •  Both parties under control of wealthy elites, (5+ / 0-)

    and in the final analysis it's a one party state....that's saying they are the same.    

    "We're now in one of those periods when the reality of intense pressure on the middle class diverges from long-held assumptions of how the American bargain should work" --James Fallows

    by Inland on Tue Jun 25, 2013 at 11:38:46 AM PDT

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      expatjourno, Rick Aucoin

      It is saying that when put together they are metaphorically a single entity.

      This is in no way saying that all Dem and Rep policies are identical.

      Jesus said "I am the door" but should we start looking for oak? Or should we interpret for the actual meaning?

      In battle, for instance, they are often able to win by distracting their opponents

      by GideonAB on Tue Jun 25, 2013 at 11:46:19 AM PDT

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      •  "a single entity" is a metaphor for being same. (2+ / 0-)
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        Argyrios, freakofsociety

        That is, they are so alike that they are a single entity.

        "We're now in one of those periods when the reality of intense pressure on the middle class diverges from long-held assumptions of how the American bargain should work" --James Fallows

        by Inland on Tue Jun 25, 2013 at 02:38:01 PM PDT

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