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  •  I don't think there's any question (4+ / 0-)
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    Meteor Blades, ganymeade, SteveP, Munchkn

    that what he did had a great impact. Decades later, I find myself choking up. Clearly McNamara himself was deeply affected.

    It's always about the cost though, isn't it? There's always the calculus of who's pain is important, and who's is irrelevant. We may arrive at different answers, but we all do the same callous math.

    "Karl Rove giving Dems advice is the DEFINITION of 'Concern Troll'" - punkdavid

    by Darkmoth on Wed Jul 08, 2009 at 10:29:20 AM PDT

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