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  •  The genius of the GOP (3+ / 0-)
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    Superribbie, mmacdDE, playtonjr

    is to consistently persuade people to vote against their own self interests without having to appeal to altruism.  In the past, it was always necessary to make a pitch for altruism to get people to see past their own immediate needs but the GOP has managed to make the $6/hr stock clerk genuinely concerned that Sam Walton's heirs might not be able to afford the 130 foot yacht the next time they go shopping for water transporation.

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