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  •  We haven't taken scope (3+ / 0-)
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    of how bad things have gotten. We're working more, being paid less, suffering from worse health care, and being more poorly educated than our contemporaries in the developed world. That's what life is; there's not much more. We're being too distracted by new phones and new televisions to see how much we're losing.

    I'm living in America, and in America you're on your own. America's not a country. It's just a business.

    by CFAmick on Mon Jan 27, 2014 at 09:24:11 AM PST

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    •  I'm with you up to this. (7+ / 0-)
      We're being too distracted by new phones and new televisions to see how much we're losing.
      I disagree with that old Marcusian stuff.  People struggle to live.  It's not so much distraction by stuff, but disttraction by the daily struggle of life.

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      by TomP on Mon Jan 27, 2014 at 09:30:57 AM PST

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      •  That and a Mainstream Public Square That's a (4+ / 0-)
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        propaganda organ for the 1%. Even a diligent citizen has serious difficulty being pertinently and accurately informed, here inside The Information Iron Curtain.

        We are called to speak for the weak, for the voiceless, for victims of our nation and for those it calls enemy.... --ML King "Beyond Vietnam"

        by Gooserock on Mon Jan 27, 2014 at 09:41:04 AM PST

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