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  •  Why does American need a KGB? (2+ / 0-)
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    3goldens, Lavocat

    Why do we have to become the new Soviet Union? We never had a referendum on this. Our lawmakers just rubberstamped PATRIOT and all kinds of similar measures, and BushCo is going all-out trying to make this shit permanent.

    Why does my government want to spy on me? I don't understand this.

    Every day's another chance to stick it to The Man. - dls.

    by The Raven on Sat Aug 16, 2008 at 03:40:42 PM PDT

    •  Why else? They want to rule you. (1+ / 0-)
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      The Raven

      Ok, they want you to be a good debt slave too.

      You have to realize rulers rarely rise about 'Pointy Haired Boss' on the competency and morality scales. The only difference between them and the other PHB's is that they managed to con some people into putting them in public office.

      Oh, was that a rhetorical question?

      "Crossing the aisle" does not automatically make one a centrist. It may mean that one is simply a sellout. -phonatic

      by James Kresnik on Sat Aug 16, 2008 at 09:51:34 PM PDT

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    •  Um, because they can, and they want to? (1+ / 0-)
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      The Raven

      Unchecked power breeds three things--paranoia, megalomania and oppression.

      ALWAYS.

      Sic transit gloria mundi - ancient Roman proverb

      by kovie on Sun Aug 17, 2008 at 01:05:16 AM PDT

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