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  •  Forget that this was posted please. (5+ / 0-)

    seriously it is the old firming up the base trick - nothing more. Remember the Rethugs prior to 2004? - were talking as if they expected to lose. Do not be fooled.

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

    by stevej on Mon May 08, 2006 at 11:20:07 AM PDT

    •  I agree (3+ / 0-)
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      I'm always suspicious when GOPers launch a public pessimism spiel.  They want to lull us into a fals sense of complacency so that their same timeworn tactics will work in the fall.

      "Necessity is the plea for every infringement of human freedom. It is the argument of tyrants; it is the creed of slaves." - William Pitt

      by blueinnc on Mon May 08, 2006 at 11:42:33 AM PDT

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