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  •  Elections do matter to those running, those paying (3+ / 0-)
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    don mikulecky, Sunspots, quill

    and those profiting from the circus.

    That's three groups that have both an interest in and the means to keep the show open. Not at all coincidentally, all three groups are composed almost entirely of oligarchs.

    "Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities." - Voltaire

    by Greyhound on Sun Apr 20, 2014 at 08:48:19 PM PDT

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