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  •  Can they hit the big 5 oh???!!! (4+ / 0-)
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    Ayn sucks. Please know I am not rude. I cannot rec anything from this browser. When I rec or post diaries I am a guest at some exotic locale's computer.

    by Floyd Blue on Thu Sep 26, 2013 at 08:41:06 AM PDT

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    •  Author Rita Rae Brown (0+ / 0-)

      in her book "Sudden Death" (1983):

      "Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again but expecting different results."
      (Note: Quote is often erroneously attributed to Albert Einstein.)

      -4.75, -5.33 Cheney 10/05/04: "I have not suggested there is a connection between Iraq and 9/11."

      by sunbro on Thu Sep 26, 2013 at 08:57:44 AM PDT

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      •  I submit that the actions of Boehner are (1+ / 0-)
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        producing exactly the results he, and his party, expect. Specifically, less government and less government spending.

        There isn't any insanity here, just a clear headed disdain for the American people.

        Less government and less government spending IS what the Republican party ran on when they got elected. How else could they bring about these results?

        In a world of the blind, the one eyed man is a pariah. Ask Galileo. Ask Darwin.

        by OKParrothead on Thu Sep 26, 2013 at 09:12:07 AM PDT

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        •  I'm willing to take the risk of holding firm. (0+ / 0-)

          President Obama does not need to be elected in 2016, and people are still likely to blame Republicans if:

          A. They hold the country hostage to their demands, and

          B. We continually point this out that they are doing this unnecessarily. We need to promote this point, and repeat it until it is indelibly the conventional wisdom in the minds of well over half the voters.

          -4.75, -5.33 Cheney 10/05/04: "I have not suggested there is a connection between Iraq and 9/11."

          by sunbro on Thu Sep 26, 2013 at 09:19:48 AM PDT

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