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  •  Troll rating (none)
    The person who is troll-rating comments that s/he doesn't agree with needs to grow up.

    This whole thread, including comments by the new yorker, brady4747, GWBBlows, and libertynow have been civil (if a bit heated sometimes) and part of a legitimate debate.

    I've learned things and rethought some things, including from posters I don't agree with.

    That's how dialog works.  That's how dailykos should work.

    I'm going outside.  It's a beautiful day.


    •  your opinion (none)
      Liberty's comments have been trollish to put it mildly - the views expressed are way out of the Democratic mainstream e.g.
      Bush really does want to spread democracy and 9/11 justifies any behavior by the US. The views expressed so far would be more in keeping with Free Republic which is where I suspect the poster normally resides.
       As for the rest of the people you name I agree with you 100%.

      'Patriotism is your conviction that this country is superior to all other countries because you were born in it'. - GBS

      by stevej on Sun Feb 05, 2006 at 02:29:08 PM PST

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      •  Really? (none)
        I think most polling would disagree on that. In fact there are many in the middle (which I apparently reside in) who you reach out to every election. The difference is that I was solidly liberal up until about 4 months ago and have recently shifted to what I believe a fairer position for me.

        On top of that, Kos loudly supports Paul Hackett as a libertarian democrat. Are you saying that libertarians aren't welcome?

        •  Most polling... (none)
          also agreed that Iraq was responsible for 9/11.  And look where that got us. :^(

          FWIW, Libertarians are welcome here.  But whatever your political affiliation, talking points are frowned upon here.  An irrational fear of Muslims isn't what we're here to propogate.  

          "The last thing people want is an opposition party vigorously opposing things." - jasonwhat

          by the new yorker on Sun Feb 05, 2006 at 02:57:23 PM PST

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          •  And I did nothing to propagate it (none)
            nor am I asking your permission to post here. You've proven yourself to be more than biased in your own interpretations throughout this thread and I certainly wouldn't assume that most here agree with you.

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